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shabazmo

Member Since 01 Feb 2009
Offline Last Active Mar 23 2015 11:16 PM
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In Topic: Switching From 195 45 16 To 195 50 16

21 March 2015 - 09:29 PM

 
 

There is no need to re calibrate the speedo as it was over reading by 4mph, but with the new tyres it only over reads by 2mph.

 

 

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    New wheel and tyre with 195 50 16 tyre
 

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    as above

 

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   Old wheel with 195 45 16 tyre


In Topic: Switching From 195 45 16 To 195 50 16

20 March 2015 - 11:36 PM

Yes, I have put on 195 50 16, and its much better.  i may put on 195 55 16 next time. I am into comfort and dont throw the car around


In Topic: Mk7 Tyres 195 50 16

20 March 2015 - 11:33 PM

Yes, I have made the change and its quieter, rides the bumps better and makes the speedo more accurate.  I may even go to 195 55 16 next time.


In Topic: Mk7+ Fiesta - How Many Miles 2008 Model Year Onwards

02 March 2015 - 06:06 PM

Not many votes but it seems that this forum more followers from the newer fiesta community


In Topic: Mk 7 And Mk 7.5 Wheel Nuts

02 March 2015 - 06:03 PM

Just found out that the 2012 onwards Mk 7.5 wheel nuts are different. The older ones will fit but the bevel part is larger and will be more exposed, or stick out more than ideal. This does not affect how many threads are engaged with the hub bolts