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    Hi guys. What tyre pressure yous reccomend for standard 17" sri rims? Engine is a 1.8 vvti. Cheers

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    Standard answer is twice the rim diameter plus 2 psi so 36 for you some dont like it but it works for most and is easy to remember.

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    Lol is that common practice for working out the psi of a tyre?

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    Yup and if you check the manual it will be pretty much on the money have a look

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    Good man cheers for that

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    Quote Originally Posted by Corey View Post
    Hi guys. What tyre pressure yous reccomend for standard 17" sri rims? Engine is a 1.8 vvti. Cheers
    The ones that are quoted in the handbook.

    http://www.vauxhall.co.uk/manuals.html

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    http://www.vauxhall.co.uk/content/da...nual_Jul07.pdf
    33psi standard - 38psi for eco running and 36psi for a fully loaded car. - page 302 of the manual.

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