tyre recommendation

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  1. poppys

    poppys Read Only Funster

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    Just passed this years MOT with a adviso on both front tyres.Boxer based Eldis Firestorm ,195/70 r150. Can anyone recommend any makes that give good value for money .
    Thanks in advance Chris
     
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    Wow, worm can of, comes to mind...wait for the onslaught:Laughing:
     
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    There is such a choice, you'll need to state what your preferences are, and how you use the vehicle.

    Some of the things to consider are likely mileage, usage in winter (or not), usage on rough muddy hilly sites vs preferring tarmac campsites, budget, need for fuel economy, typical cruising speed, desire for something common easily replaced, preference for big name brands, etc.

    You'll also need your required load rating. We can calculate this if you don't know it, if you can find your highest axle loading. This will be stated on the VIN plate, just post all the numbers on that.
     
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    Eventually settled for Continental Vanco Contact 100.Found these tyres at very competitive price on the web ,went back to the same company 4 hours later and they had gone up by£20 ! So looked again and found the same tyres on the Asda web site at £158 for 2 fully fitted. Fitting appointment is by a local tyre supplier. If you need tyres well worth checking the Asda web site.
     
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