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    Vehicle : Signum

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    Engine : 1.9cdti 120

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    Has anyone tried Barum tyres ona Signum, or Vectra, seem a good price, any good?

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    I got them on my vec sri all round they were on it when I bought it 18 months ago virtually new at the time, I find they drum a little but my main complaint is that I get wheel spin in the wet when pulling away from junctions,more then any other tyre I've had before

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    they are a proper budget tyre. good v pattern. not bad as a summer tyre, crap in winter. i work in tyre garage, my tyres are kenda kaiser's. again a budget tyre but ive not had any probs with them. they made by michellin.

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    Got to agree they are crap in the winter

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    Got to agree they are crap in the winter,had semperit in the past found them to be very hard wareing

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    Had them on my last car, they were pretty good for a mid range budget tyre. They are made by Continental.

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    Vehicle : Signum

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    Never found any problems with them. Had them on various cars over the years.
    3.2 v6 Signum and loving it

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    just got a set of these all round , very happy with them !

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    I know a few Taxi drivers that run Barums, but they say its due to the mileage they get out of them, so that would make me think hard compound, and poor grip.

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    Vehicle : Vectra

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    Engine : 1.9 cdti 150

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    have used barums for years & had no problems whatsoever , mine has no problem with grip wet or dry , they are spot on .

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