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3.2 tyre pressures

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by wickyianr1, Mar 14, 2010.

  1. wickyianr1
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    [Mar 14, 2010]
    hi guys on my petrol cap it says 41psi front and 38psi back is this right i have 225/40/ 18
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    paddy Audi=No fault code, no idea

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    I use 38 all round and i get very balanced tyre wear front back side to side.
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    cheers paddy i use 40 all round a bit to much me thinks
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    OK if your carrying loads i suppose, a couple of psi hear or there will not make a lot of odds. Below 35psi and they are not nice to drive, heavy steering and they dont roll well off the gas.
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    [Mar 14, 2010]
    I also have 225/40/18 on a 2.0TDI 170...you recommend 38psi too?
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