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    Thumbs up tyres??

    hey all i have been offered new tyres to put on my sri vectra.... i currently have 215/50 r17 and i have been offered 225/50 r17 is there much difference and can it have any averse effects to the car

    all comments welcome

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    would put your speedo out a bit as they should be 215/50/17 or 225/25/17.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Sig View Post
    would put your speedo out a bit as they should be 215/50/17 or 225/25/17.
    215/50/17 or 225/45/17

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    so using a 45 profile i would be ok??

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    Quote Originally Posted by wardy View Post
    215/50/17 or 225/45/17


    Quote Originally Posted by briancdti View Post
    so using a 45 profile i would be ok??
    Yes, its in the handbook Have a search for 225/45/17.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    thanx fellas ill get on the phone to him now

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    If you're looking well priced tyres in 225-45-17, give Gilnahirk Tyres a call, they fitted 225-45-17 Goodyear Eagle F1-Asymmetrics to my Vectra for £80+VAT a piece. Brilliant tyres.

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