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by Legin
Tue Jul 09, 2024 9:24 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Tyre type - SUV or car?
Replies: 27
Views: 2614

Re: Tyre type - SUV or car?

OE tyres, the only ones that I have seen were fitted to Peugeot 108's only 5mm tread as the tyre cost was reduced for manufacturers. I have never come across any demounts that had tread depth less than 7mm. So I fitted CC2 235/55/18 104 XL H VOL because they are rated A for rolling and three peaks p...
by Legin
Tue Jul 09, 2024 9:18 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Tyre type - SUV or car?
Replies: 27
Views: 2614

Re: Tyre type - SUV or car?

Now as regards the Volvo label it's because the geometry of the suspension was taken into consideration when designing the tyre. I’m intrigued, could you share the source of this information? As far as I know it's what we have been told from my employer as common knowledge within the tyre industry....
by Legin
Mon Jul 08, 2024 9:40 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Tyre type - SUV or car?
Replies: 27
Views: 2614

Re: Tyre type - SUV or car?

I have fitted cross climate 2 104 H 'vol' as they were at one time standard fitment and they are great especially when pulling 1.5 ton caravan in a very muddy field! Now as regards the Volvo label it's because the geometry of the suspension was taken into consideration when designing the tyre. Hope ...
by Legin
Sun Jul 07, 2024 8:28 pm
Forum: For Sale & Wanted
Topic: Tyres for sale!
Replies: 5
Views: 3338

Re: Tyres for sale!

My location is near Newark on Trent
by Legin
Sat Jul 06, 2024 8:33 pm
Forum: For Sale & Wanted
Topic: Tyres for sale!
Replies: 5
Views: 3338

Re: Tyres for sale!

Update on tyres for sale, with over 2600 views but no takers so here goes the 3 tyres are free to go but collection only
by Legin
Sun Apr 28, 2024 8:28 pm
Forum: Main Volvo XC40 chat
Topic: Anyone used a non-OEM spare wheel?
Replies: 13
Views: 4012

Re: Anyone used a non-OEM spare wheel?

I have a T4 R Design AND and I too don't like the idea about only having a tub of goo so I got a space saver wheel it's called Road Hero Google it. Hope it helps
by Legin
Sat Apr 20, 2024 9:18 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Central air vents
Replies: 2
Views: 1838

Re: Central air vents

Hi have you checked your settings for air flow direction all up to start with and see what happens, and to be fair I have had similar problems with temperatures but the temp setting is only a perceived temp not what it really is. Hope you have sorted by now.
by Legin
Fri Apr 19, 2024 9:49 pm
Forum: For Sale & Wanted
Topic: Tyres for sale!
Replies: 5
Views: 3338

Tyres for sale!

For sale; two tyres 235/55/18 Michelin primacy 4 + with 6.5 mm tread would anyone be interested ?
Only reason for sale just fitted cross climate 2 all round.
£50 each delivery cost POA.
Forgot to say 104V XL and I could be open to reasonable offers.
by Legin
Wed Mar 06, 2024 10:03 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: What car are you changing from?
Replies: 197
Views: 165072

Re: What car are you changing from?

VW move up! That went first then my dad's C4 piccaso which was a stop gap and after looking at lots of car the xc40 T4 R-Design AWD was the one for us. Now just got the old towcar to go but who wants a twenty years old Mazda Tribute!