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    should i have in my 235/35/19 tyres on my snowflakes, mechanics where i work say no more than 36 whilst ive read on here pple say times wheel size by 2 and add 2? who do i believe lol. ive just got them to 36 all round at the minute, is that ok? usually just me and mrs in car and little girl in back (9 months old)

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    Vehicle : 2007 Vectra

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    I had them at 35psi for ages.

    But apparenttly they need to be nearer 40psi on the front and 36ish on the rear, or there abouts I thought 40 would be to hard... but its infact softer, and handles better with less wander. I guess cause the suspension is working now rather than the tyre wall?

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    ok cheers, i might pop it back into the workshop then and up the fronts a little, or just see how they go on 36, when i checked them they was about 32 so i put em up a bit..

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    I run 38 psi or 2.7 bar all round on my 19" snowflakes.

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    From the handbook...
    38 front
    33 rear
    Except, 1.9 CDTI 150ps, 3.2 V6, and 3.0 V6 CDTI
    44 front
    39 rear

    From your profile you appear to have a 1.9 CDTI 150ps, so you need those settings
    44 front
    39 rear

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