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    S3 tyre pressures

    hi just looking to see what everyone runs there tyre pressures at.

    i have a 2010 audi s3 with 18" alloys michelins ps3 225 40 y rating on

    and i currently run them at 42 psi front and 33 psi rear

    does that sound about right?

    i try to check the pressures once a week to keep the tyres in good condition and fuel economy etc

    cheers chris
    Last edited by ron burgandy; 1st December 2012 at 21:26.

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    That sounds very high to me

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    42 front and back
    Now:
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    Quote Originally Posted by PaulAr View Post
    42 front and back
    Is this not ooooober economy, I thought you wanted more like 32 front 30 back

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    its says on the tyre pressure tag on driver door to inflate it to 33 rear 42 front
    and just wanted to check what everyone else had theres at.

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    If you plan on doing 155mph its advised to increase both by 7.5psi ive just read

 

 

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