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Old 01-30-2004, 12:41 PM   #1
ashvina
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Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Australia
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wet weather drivin.....



hi...qik question,

i've noticed with my 318is that even when there is a slight moisture on the road (ie. after 5 mins of light rain) if i accelerate moderately hard in first or second into a corner, my rears get almost no traction.....the back invariably slides out! i've got Pirelli P7000's on the rears with about 80-90% tread, and new Potenza G3's on the fronts. this also happens to a mate of mine who also has a 318is, but his has stock wheels/tires.

whats the problem....actually firstly, is this normal for a 318is? oh yeh....i don't have any problems braking in dry or wet weather, it only happens when i accelerate......

thanx in advance for any replies!
-ash
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