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    What tyre pressure should i be putting in My NCT5's 215 50 17.
    For my Signum 1.9
    I've got 32 psi allround at the moment but the front's look nearly flat.

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    You'll not believe it Glen but Vx reckon about 47!!! I went to Brussels like that and it felt like bolody steel wheels!!!! I'd try about 38! You can always get a bit of chalk- draw a line across the tread and see how it wears! If middle wears first they're too high-outer edges too soft and an even wear it's lovely and correct! Don't do this in the rain though!!!

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    I checked mine this morning because i've recently had mine changed. The handbook for the Vec's say 33. I'm assuming the Signum's aren't far off that.

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    i would of said about 34psi

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    Handbook with my 1.9 said 32 for the fronts with 17's... I found the best for me was 36 front, 34 rear.

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    i run my vec at 34 all round

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    I have the same tyres on my Vectra and they look a bit flat when they're at 32psi.
    I do mine about 35-36psi all round now. Just firms the ride up a tad.

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    Sorry to resurrect an old thread but I've just picked up my 3.2 siggie and my handbook says 41psi all round. This seems excessive. What have other 3.2 people set them as?

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