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    What tyre pressure for 215 50 17 Sri preface alloys. It isnt on the car

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    I do 35psi all round.

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    A good rule of thumb is 2 psi per inch of diameter plus 2 but do it when the tyres are hot i.e. you have driven the car until the engine is up to temperature, as my TPMS varies by about 6 psi in this weather, so when the tyres are cold I have 32 psi and when they are 'hot' they are at 37-38 psi

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    Cheers gonna fill them up now lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by beat275 View Post
    What tyre pressure for 215 50 17 Sri preface alloys. It isnt on the car
    Depends which engine but they're all listed in your car manual.
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    There not listed on mine for some strange reason just filled them 2 38

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    Strange, which engine you got?
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    Quote Originally Posted by paulhb View Post
    A good rule of thumb is 2 psi per inch of diameter plus 2
    Thats what I do too.

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    z20net its usually inside door or fuel cap but its not

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    Quote Originally Posted by beat275 View Post
    its usually inside door or fuel cap but its not
    Yet to see tyre pressures in those locations on a Vauxhall. As said, RTFM.

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