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Old 7th August 2008, 20:32   #166
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225/50R16.
What changes to the ride quality according to the Indian Roads.
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Nothing much, Monkey's got the same on his car & the ride quality is quite acceptable but remains stiff due tot he stiffer suspension.
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Any better than Michelin PP2s in the same range . around 40k for a set of 5!

Also Can i get the 5th spider alloy from some place.
If yes from where. Because skoda offers only 4 alloys!
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Any better than Michelin PP2s in the same range . around 40k for a set of 5!
Nope, nothing else available in that size. Plus, these prices are a few month's old, prices have been increased recently.

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Also Can i get the 5th spider alloy from some place.
If yes from where. Because skoda offers only 4 alloys!
Very difficult to source just one piece. Best bet is to buy from Skoda itself.
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I'm running stock suspension and the ride is pretty good. Grip and braking is MUCH better than the earlier Falkens I had in the same size.
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my car is running on Goodyear Eagle NCT5 225/60R16. Are they ok??
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my car is running on Goodyear Eagle NCT5 225/60R16. Are they ok??
Profile is incorrect. Stock size is 205/55/16. The diameter difference is over 6%.
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i'll check in the evening. stock tyres where changed to these set.
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It should be 225/50 R16 Ashish, check & let us know for sure.
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if you check the pics of his car,they do look oversize.the tires look very very fat compared to abhinav's RS.
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guys i just checked my wheels and it indeed is 225/60R16 goodyear eagle NCT5. also there's something else written after the tyre size '98W'..what does that mean??

I'll take a picture in day time and will post it then..
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its the load and speed index

98 is the load index and w is the speed index.

98 means it can carry 750 kgs of weight

w means it is built to withstand speeds upto 270kmph safely.

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Old 8th August 2008, 23:07   #178
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225/60 is seriously wrong size. Get them changed dude.
225/50 or 215/55 is the correct profile
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Old 17th September 2008, 18:02   #179
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Default very nice car

superb car !!
Congrats abhinav for this special beauty
I am also trying to find out a Skoda RS , since one month , but aint able to find a single piece . though almost 1 month back a dealer quoted me a vRS , but that was in silver color and silver for a vRS was not my choice , so turned it down that time .

Please help me out finding a nice clean genuine vRS !
I can be contacted via email or cellphone .
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superb car !!
Congrats abhinav for this special beauty
I am also trying to find out a Skoda RS , since one month , but aint able to find a single piece . though almost 1 month back a dealer quoted me a vRS , but that was in silver color and silver for a vRS was not my choice , so turned it down that time .

Please help me out finding a nice clean genuine vRS !
I can be contacted via email or cellphone .

Thanks for the compliment to my pari

Anyway Sure dude , i will look for one.
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