Can I swap run flat tyres for ordinary tyres on my Mercedes-Benz E-Class Estate?

I'm considering buying a Mercedes-Benz E-Class Estate 220 D AMG line which has run flat tyres on 19-inch rims as standard. Do I have to keep the run flats or can I replace them with ordinary tyres and maintain safety? Also, will I be able to put 18-inch rims on with winter tyres for the 'cold months' in Scotland?

Asked on 14 February 2017 by David Cawthorn

Answered by Honest John
No, you can swap for ordinary tyres. If you fit 18-inch, or 17-inch or 16-inch rims you will need to fit them with TPMS valves.
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