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  1. Parts For Sale
    FS: Set of (4) 17" x 7.5" SE Tekno's (formerly Mille Miglia) w/ 235-45-17 Conti (OH) The wheels are now on Ebay. Buy it now ($700) or best offer in a nice fender filling offset! This is a complete set of 4 wheels and 4 tires. The set has just been freshly detailed with wash, wax, and...
  2. Wheel and Tire Forum
    A couple weeks ago I took my car into Discount Tire for it's 5k mile rotation, and was informed the wear bars are getting close and if I replace them relatively soon, they'll work out a deal with me at roughly half off a new set of tires (pro-rated, of course). They told me I could stick with...
  3. Wheel and Tire Forum
    Can anyone advise if Conti Extreme Contact DWS 235/45R17 94W would be ok for my 2008 2.0T Komfort. My original tires were ContiProContact but 97V, so not sure if the 94 would be ok. Anyone have these tires on their car?
  4. B5 Garage
    Coincidental with the installation of my new (to me) 17x8 wheels with HR DRA spacers and brand new Conti Extreme Contact DW summer tires, a bearing-like hum has become audible. However, unlike my wife's car (Lincoln Aviator AWD) where the RR bearing is calling my name and I have the parts on...
  5. Parts For Sale
    I fell into a set of S4 rims recently so the Swings gotta go! Original to my '99 Avant. Car has been in the south since 2004. Tires have less then 3K miles on them purchased new at Discount Tire. 205/55/zr16 91W BSW Conti Extreme Contact DWS. Wheels are in good shape with minor curb rash on 2...
  6. Wheel and Tire Forum
    I just got these tires yesterday to replace my Potenza RE960's and I'm breaking the tires loose on acceleration, especially when turning a corner, where the 960's didn't, or did much less. Is this the way they are? Does anyone else here have them? Once I remember getting new tires a long time...
  7. Wheel and Tire Forum
    on my wife's 2009 Komfort Wagon -- the car is ABSOLUTELY useless in 1/4 " of snow. :thumbdown Won't move at all.
  8. Parts For Sale
    Set of Carlsson 1/6 Diamond Edition 18x9 ET35 w/ 225/40/18 Conti Sport 2 sold
  9. Parts For Sale
    Like the title says, spare tire from my 2000 B5. See the pics below. The tire is a Continental ContiTouringContact 195/65/15. Same as the original tires that came with the car. $80 local pick up. Thanks
  10. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I've been looking at getting a set of snow tires/rims. I live in New England so driving in the snow is a weekly occurance. Anyone have any experience with the stock Conti's?
  11. Classified Archive
    I have 4 15" steel rims from a 2005 Passat TDI available. They are Size 15" x 6", 5x112 Bolt Pattern, Offset 37mm They come with the factory hub caps (In good shape). The tires are Conti ProContact CH95. 2 of them are at 3-4/32nds and the other 2 are at 4-5/32nds. It looks like the 2 that...
  12. Classified Archive
    Just a feeler. I will have 4 steel rims from a 2005 Passat TDI available this weekend. They are 5x112 Offset 38mm. They come with the factory hub caps. The tires are Conti's and they are not going to be much good for the winter, but they still have some life left in them. Back in Sept they...
  13. Classified Archive
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  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am planning to buy a timing belt kit. I am not sure if I should buy Dayco or Continental. 078109119H is the part number for Dayco and 078-109-119C is the part number for Conti.
  15. Classified Archive
    SOLD. Original owner. No accidents, cracks, bends. 3 in excellent cosmetic shape, 1 with minor curbage on the edge. Original Continental tires with about 24k miles on them - so probably about 10K left. $200 for the set includes center caps, lug nuts, and OEM wheel locks. Thanks.
  16. Classified Archive
    I have one (1) virtually new Conti tire, 195/65 - 15",for free. Pick-up only in South Jersey area.
  17. Classified Archive
    tires are brand new as seen in pictures. Looking for $80 picked up for both. OEM replacements for b5 passats 195/65/15 only one rim, this was a full sized spare. some minor curb marks as seen in pics. $50 picked up... I live in Kingston, NY
  18. Classified Archive
    SOLD: 17x8 oem forged fat five 5x112 with conti sport I have a set of oem forged fat five 17x8 with tires 255/40/17 conti sport,rims are in mint shape and tires have plenty of tread, right now I'm not sure what to ask for but somewhere in the range of $1100 obo plus shipping. These rims are...
  19. Classified Archive
    I will be getting new shoes for the summer and was wondering if anyone in the nyc nj area wants to buy my stock conti' only, no rims. they have maybe 2000 miles on them. let me know. probally mid or end of march time frame.