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Time now to change the winter tyres and have 4 wheel alignment

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by T-800, Apr 3, 2013.

  1. T-800

    T-800 I've come here to chew bubble gum ...
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    As title suggests, I've bought 4 x Goodyear Eagle F1 asymmetric 2 tyres from Camskill, having them fitted Saturday and having 4 wheel alignment done at the same time as I believe it's good to have it checked yearly on the S3.
     
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  3. dbm

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    I had a set of four fitted to my motor about a month ago - they are a great tyre.

    Just waiting for the sub-zero temperatures to go away now...
     
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    same here. Very impressed with the grip levels despite the temperature
     
  5. Persian

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    Between the Goodyear Eagle F1 asymmetric 2 and the Michelin PS3...Which would you pick, I've heard that the PS3's have better mileage life about 30k miles.

    Also how much is a good deal for 4x fitted.
     
  6. T-800

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    I looked at both and the Goodyear eagles have better reviews, tyres were £420 delivered and it'll cost me £ 50 to have them fitted. Camskill were the cheapest ordered them bank holiday Monday and they were delivered this morning. Great service if you ask me !!
     
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    great, if they are better then the PS3's price is a win too as PS3's nearly cost £530 fitted. I was more or less going for PS3's according to this thread (Sevv added a detail description about the tyres)
     
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    UPDATE

    well I had the 4 wheel alignment done yesterday, some of the settings were out, the mechanic was impressive actually cared about what he was doing, the garage itself was a revelation !! Very polite friendly & informative. The equipment was also impressive it was a Hunter machine and I received a print out at the end with pictures of all the different adjustments that were done. Also had the Goodyear Eagle F1's put on so will keep you informed how I find them.

    The garage is Nigel Langs and it is in Bolton town centre just off the A666 superb !!!! It makes a change to find someone who actually cares about what they do !!!
     
  9. dbm

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    They are well known locally for being a good place to take AWD cars.
     
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    Oooooo I am round the corner from them! Ill be getting them to check mine!
     

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