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    Default diesel sri springs same as petrol sri?

    hi people just wanted to know if the cdti sri springs are the same as the petrol sri ones not sure if they have different weight loads anyone?

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    The diesel engines are heavier than the petrol equivilant

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    The 3.2v6 ones are the same....... but yes - all other petrols aren't heavy enough.

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    then there's the 3.0 with springs from a sherman!

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    Guy's,

    The question here is Matrix1979 has a 2.2 petrol SRI and was wondering if the CDTI SRI springs will fit and are interchangeable? Now given the Diesel SRI springs may well be higher rated for extra weight of the Diesel I'm guessing they will be okay on the petrol SRI? Is this correct or completely wrong??

    Bri.

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    On my facelift 1.9 CDTi the front axle weight is 1065kg / rear axle weight is 985kg

    look on the drivers door post for the sticker, i think its the 3rd one down

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    i've just fitted 2.2 sri petrol eibachs and mines spot on

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    My diesel 150 cDTi auto has a front axle weight of 1130KGs it has a rear of 985KGs all the hatch rears are the same but the fronts vary and it is very important to ensure you fit the right weight range.

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    the diesel springs might rise the front as the petrol engine is not as heavy as the diesel

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    Vehicle : Vectra SRi

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    Quote Originally Posted by brifen View Post
    Guy's,

    The question here is Matrix1979 has a 2.2 petrol SRI and was wondering if the CDTI SRI springs will fit and are interchangeable? Now given the Diesel SRI springs may well be higher rated for extra weight of the Diesel I'm guessing they will be okay on the petrol SRI? Is this correct or completely wrong??

    Bri.
    I have just bought some springs, and the 2.2's were batched in with the 1.8's etc and on the Diesels and V6's were the same - so no - he will need ones for the 1.8/2.2 petrol.

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