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    Just put on 4 new uniroyal rainsport2s the other week, so far im impressed with them but the ride seems a bit firm, now they r just the standard size and rims , 17" 215 50s, what tyre pressures do u all run ur tyres at? My car is an 2007 Vec c sri 1.9 cdti 150

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    The handbook figure is 33 psi all round, isn't it? That's what I set mine at.

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    convert bar to psi 14.5 x bar value 14.5 x 2.5 example.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tango View Post
    17" 215 50s
    2007 Vec c sri 1.9 cdti 150
    Assuming they are 91W on a hatchback / saloon

    Front : 33
    Rear : 35

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    quick rule of thumb....

    size of the wheel - double it and add 2 lb so 17'' would be 34 + 2 so 36lb front and rear...
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    yep double it and add 2 for me as well always have done

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    Quote Originally Posted by neverlandandy View Post
    yep double it and add 2 for me as well always have done
    It's a rough guide, but some cars may need higher or lower than that
    Mine needs 38 front and 39 rear, that's PLUS 4 and 5

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    TBH i use 36 front and 36 rear on my estate... found this to be the best on the standard goodyears 215/50/17.

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    I use 36 back and 35 front vectra 1.9 150 sri

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