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    Hi guys. I've a facelift Sri estate. Come the winter, I want to fit some snow tyres. With cars in the past, I've used steel wheels and stuck to rim and tyre size the same as with the standard alloys. What's the biggest steel wheel size available for the Vectra?

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    16"

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    DoFo you know if 16's fit over the calipers on the Sri?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mally View Post
    DoFo you know if 16's fit over the calipers on the Sri?
    Yes mate, your calipers are the same size as base models with steel rims.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rushy View Post
    Yes mate, your calipers are the same size as base models with steel rims.

    Dude, he's dissing your calipers....

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    Quote Originally Posted by mally View Post
    Hi guys. I've a facelift Sri estate. Come the winter, I want to fit some snow tyres
    Winter tyres
    Waste of time, invest in a small freezer and food instead

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jezzy View Post
    Dude, he's dissing your calipers....
    Or biggin up base model calipers

    As said, snow tyres are a waste of money mate. If anything get THESE, keep them in the boot and pop on if needed.

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    If they are a waste of time then why are they manadatory in many countries?
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    For the English winter.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rushy View Post
    For the English winter.
    So they do the job, just that our winter isn't harsh enough to warrant them?
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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