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    Winter treads???????????

    Anyone here used winter tyres on an astra,mines is like a pig in the snow ,thinking of investing in winter treads. If anyone has used them did u notice much diffrence cheers guys n gals

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    You wont belive how much difference they make.
    I have 185/65 15 Michelin X-Ice North 2's on my Astra. They are proper nordic studded tyres and they would be a little overkill for the UK winter.

    Heres a few tyres i could recommend for you guys in the UK:
    http://ssl.delti.com/cgi-bin/rshop.p...110&sowigan=Wi
    http://ssl.delti.com/cgi-bin/rshop.p...110&sowigan=Wi
    http://ssl.delti.com/cgi-bin/rshop.p...110&sowigan=Wi
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    i have pirelli 16D studdable plus but without the studs as they're illegal in UK ,massive difference compared with ANY summer tires
    x18xe1 152bhp-136lbft

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    Quote Originally Posted by a.tanasan@btinternet View Post
    i have pirelli 16D studdable plus but without the studs as they're illegal in UK ,massive difference compared with ANY summer tires
    how did u get that power from your car

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