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    Can I put a 15" alloys on Vec C and what size tyres would have to be on them

    I'm planning to get some proper winter tyres - not just because of the late weather we have. I'll be going to Poland on Christmas and stay there a while so just want to be on a safe site

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    dont know about 15s 16 would prob be the lowest id go

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    Hoochy 15's are listed for vec c. 195/65 15's are the size listed in the handbook.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DasArab View Post
    Hoochy 15's are listed for vec c. 195/65 15's are the size listed in the handbook.
    if he is on say 215-55-16s now 195/65/15 would be a good choice they will make the speedo out a bit but only by 1mph at 60mph

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    Quote Originally Posted by hoochydady View Post
    dont know about 15s 16 would prob be the lowest id go

    That's what I was thinking. Was just trying to do it all as cheap as possible and obviously 15" tyres are cheaper.

    Currently got 17"
    Want to get cheap rims - no tyres needed - will have to go for 16 than

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    They'd have to come off the Vec B as the C never came with 15's...

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    Can a Vec C run 16's with 314 brake set up?

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    Quote Originally Posted by OPC View Post
    Can a Vec C run 16's with 314 brake set up?
    We believe so. The V6 cars still come with the 16" spacesaver which fits over them, just, so I expect so. Impossible to say for the individual alloy designs though, so you may end up having to swap a rear wheel to the front if you had a puncture in a front trye...

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