BMW 128i Tire Pressure

BMW 128i models from 2008 to 2013 have recommended tire pressure of 32 psi to 38 psi based on model year, trim and original equipment tire size.

BMW 128i is a passenger car offered in 3 trims and equipped with 2 original equipment tire size sets. You can find recommended tire pressure for BMW 128i by model year, model trim or its original equipment tire size. Keep BMW 128i tires properly inflated at all times to enjoy a safe and comfortable drive.

Select BMW 128i year to see its original equipment tire sizes and corresponding tire inflation pressures.

2013 BMW 128i Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2013 BMW 128i is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi to 38 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/50R17 89H 32 psi 35 - 38 psi
F: 205/50R17 89W
R: 225/45R17 91W
32 psi 35 - 36 psi
205/55R16 91H 32 psi 35 psi

2012 BMW 128i Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2012 BMW 128i is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi to 38 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/50R17 89H 32 psi 35 - 38 psi
F: 205/50R17 89W
R: 225/45R17 91W
32 psi 35 - 36 psi
205/55R16 91H 32 psi 35 psi

2011 BMW 128i Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2011 BMW 128i is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi to 36 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/50R17 89H 32 psi 35 psi
F: 205/50R17 89W
R: 225/45R17 91W
32 psi 35 - 36 psi
205/55R16 91H 32 psi 35 psi

2010 BMW 128i Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2010 BMW 128i is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi to 36 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/50R17 89H 32 psi 35 psi
F: 205/50R17 89V
R: 225/45R17 91V
32 psi 35 - 36 psi
205/55R16 91H 32 psi 35 psi

2009 BMW 128i Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2009 BMW 128i is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi to 36 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/50R17 89H 32 psi 35 psi
F: 205/50R17 89V
R: 225/45R17 91V
32 psi 35 - 36 psi
205/55R16 91H 32 psi 35 psi

2008 BMW 128i Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2008 BMW 128i is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/50R17 89H 32 psi 35 psi
F: 205/50R17 89V
R: 225/45R17 91V
32 psi 35 psi
205/55R16 91H 32 psi 35 psi

Select BMW 128i trim to see its original equipment tire sizes and corresponding tire inflation pressures.

Tire Pressure for BMW 128i Base Model

Recommended tire inflation for BMW 128i Base Model is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi to 38 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/50R17 89H 32 psi 35 - 38 psi
205/55R16 91H 32 psi 35 psi

Tire Pressure for BMW 128i M Sport

Recommended tire inflation for BMW 128i M Sport is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi to 36 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
F: 205/50R17 89W
R: 225/45R17 91W
32 psi 35 - 36 psi

Tire Pressure for BMW 128i Sport

Recommended tire inflation for BMW 128i Sport is 32 psi for front tires and 35 psi to 36 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
F: 205/50R17 89V
R: 225/45R17 91V
32 psi 35 - 36 psi

Recommended tire inflation for BMW 128i original equipment tire sizes with matching trims and model years.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/50R17 89H 32 psi 35 - 38 psi
Years: 2008 - 2013
Trims: Base Model
F: 205/50R17 89V
R: 225/45R17 91V
32 psi 35 - 36 psi
Years: 2008 - 2013
Trims: Sport M Sport
205/55R16 91H 32 psi 35 psi
Years: 2008 - 2013
Trims: Base Model

What is the correct tire pressure for BMW 128i?

Recommended tire pressure for BMW 128i tires is 32 psi to 38 psi, set by BMW manufacturer and based on model's original equipment tire size to optimize vehicle performance, fuel efficiency and safety.

Where do I find the recommended tire pressure for BMW 128i?

BMW 128i recommended tire pressure can be found in owner's manual, on a tire placard on the side of driver's door or door jam, on the trunk lid, in the console or on the fuel door. Tire inflation will be listed in psi (pounds per square inch), bar or kPa (kilopascals).

How to check BMW 128i tire pressure?

To check BMW 128i tire pressure you will first need to determine its recommended tire pressure for the front and rear tires. Take off tire valve caps and use a tire pressure gauge to check tire inflation in every tire. Adjust BMW 128i tire pressure to its recommended levels. If overinflated, let some air out by pressing down the center plunger in the valve stem. If underinflated, add air with tire inflator. Recheck tire pressure to make sure all tires are properly inflated. Replace the valve stem caps. Make sure to check tire pressure when tires are "cold" and have not been driven for at least 3 hours. Remember that the front and rear tire pressures may differ.

What is proper tire pressure for BMW 128i replacement tires?

If you replace BMW 128i original equipment tires with non-stock tires that have different size or load capacity, new tires may require substantially different inflation pressures. Use our Replacement Tire Pressure Calculator to find proper tire inflation when switching to a different tire size.

What is optimal winter tire pressure for BMW 128i?

Tire pressure fluctuates with ambient temperatures. When temperatures drop, BMW 128i tires may lose approximately 1 psi of air pressure for every 10 degree Fahrenheit decrease. During winter BMW 128i tires can be inflated 3 to 5 psi above the recommended tire pressure settings to compensate for lower temperatures. Do not overinflate above the maximum tire inflation pressure value indicated on tire sidewall. Make sure to check tire pressure regularly in the winter to keep tires properly inflated for a safe ride on snow and icy roads.

Is my BMW 128i equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)?

If your BMW 128i is built after 2007, it is most likely equipped with a Tire Pressure Monitoring System. Check owner's manual to see if your model has TPMS.

Why is my BMW 128i TPMS warning light on?

If BMW 128i TPMS warning light comes on and stays on, it means at least one of the tires is underinflated. If TPMS warning light goes on and off, fluctuating ambient temperatures may be the reason. If BMW 128i TPMS warning light flashes for 90 seconds when you start the vehicle and then remains illuminated, the TPMS is not functioning properly and you should have it serviced.

How to reset BMW 128i Tire Pressure Monitoring System?

To reset TPMS on BMW 128i, follow the instructions in owner's manual. If TPMS will not reset, there may be a problem with tire pressure sensors.

All listed data and/or calculations are for informational purposes only. TirePressure.com does not warrant or make any representations regarding the accuracy of or the results of the use of this information. Always refer to vehicle owner's manual for recommended tire pressure settings. Never overinflate or overload a tire beyond its maximum capabilities listed on sidewall.