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    I'm planning on buying 4 new tyres for my 53 2.0T Vectra.

    Cost is an issue for me and after doing some research i have got it down to Neuton NT8000 and Falken ZE912.

    The main thing i'm after is low road noise, what are opinions and experiances of these tyres.

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    I'm looking for tyres too so any answers will help me too

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    The falkens seemed nice a quiet on my Astra when I had it though I cant compare against the NT8000's as I've never tried them.

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    as i'm currently running the nt5000's with no issues, i'd opt for the nt8000's

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    I am getting more and more unhappy with my neutons to be honest. They are excellent in the dry, but dangerous in the wet IMHO. They seem to have got worse and worse (now down to 6mm).

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    Quote Originally Posted by s_zigmond View Post
    I am getting more and more unhappy with my neutons to be honest. They are excellent in the dry, but dangerous in the wet IMHO. They seem to have got worse and worse (now down to 6mm).
    Don't be saying things like that, i've just had a call telling me my NT8000 have just turned up.

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    Quote Originally Posted by philc1210 View Post
    Don't be saying things like that, i've just had a call telling me my NT8000 have just turned up.
    I had neutons 5000 now running nt8000 and can't fault them also rears lasted ages just over 40k put them last August and taken them week ago still but of life left

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    Just bought a set of Faulken ZE912 225/40/18 for my new wheels for £320 fitted, for the way I drive I like them

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    tyres cost a fortune and i got 4 brand new ones for £230 there called infinity tyers and to be honest there not a bad tyre

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    Quote Originally Posted by skidmark1 View Post
    Just bought a set of Faulken ZE912 225/40/18 for my new wheels for £320 fitted, for the way I drive I like them

    Not peering in ur bonfire they wrng size . Should be 235/40/18 or 225/45/18

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