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    Another Puncture this time in the side wall thats 4 since september im not happy.

    What do you reccomend as a good value tyre.

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    what size tyres you got mate, i have 4 215/50/17's for sale at a bargain price
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    Conti sport 2's - great and cheap. Try a-one-tyres in Warrington near the rugby ground.

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    I have standars 17 inch SRI alloys with good year NCT's on ate they 225 40 17?

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    probably 225 45 17

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    same rolling radius as the 225/45/17 and going for a song ........
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    i hit an ehaust on a A road, cost me 100 quid trade price for my tyres, goodyear eagles, 225/40/17. handle amazing

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    Anything but NCT5 is fine. Dunno why Goodyear still make those things, they're like something that fell out of the 80s. Really lets down the rest of Goodyear's fantastic tyre lineup.

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    They do, but the Vectra is a rep-mobile, and the NCT-5 will last 40K easily.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by parapaul View Post
    They do, but the Vectra is a rep-mobile, and the NCT-5 will last 40K easily.....
    Assuming the tread doesn't fall off, the sidewalls don't burst, or you don't spin off the motorway because there's a bit of surface water...

    Bridgestone ER300 grips much better, handles better, and will last 40k no problems. As does the Michelin Primacy HP.

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