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Old 07 Mar 2010, 05:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Need help with new tyres brakes and steering problem

Hi i am new to this forum but am after some advise i have a subaru impreza sport 2L v reg 99 plate i have had it 2 years with no problems but now i need 4 new tyres the rae 205 50r 16 87v looking at bridgestone and for all 4 it is £420 was wondering if any one knew any where else i could get them done cheaper at the same time the brakes need doing that will cost £90 and now something is wrong with the steering i have been advised off someone that it may be the power steering pump as it is quite comon on these the problem is its hard to turn and makes a squeeling noise but when you get going its fine any ideas would really help please.
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Old 07 Mar 2010, 05:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Need help with new tyres brakes and steering problem

try googling 'Camskill' for tyres and maybe for brake pads/discs too, they are usually the cheapest place, they will charge you £10.00 for next day delivery for a set of tyres.

what bridgestones are you thinking of?
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these are a good all rounder for the price: TOYO TYRES / CAR / TOYO T1R PROXES TOYO T1 R - 205/50R16 87W TL :: £66.05 :: Car Tyres - MPV Tyres - People Carrier Tyres - 16" :: R16" - 205/50/16, 205/50 R 16 ::


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Old 07 Mar 2010, 09:44 PM   #4 (permalink)
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thanks for that have have been given a number to call tomorrow as well for tyres so hopefully will get them sorted this week as i had a blow out last night and my spare is one of them embarresing 80km ones
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"brakes need doing that will cost £90"

Where are you sourcing your brakes from? What you getting for that price, I'm needin' some brakes for my Sport!!!!!
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Old 08 Mar 2010, 08:06 PM   #6 (permalink)
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its from nationwide auto centre its £90 for the front brake pads including fitting but i get a discount for knowing someone who worked there its usualy 10% off
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UK Tyres Online: Cheap Car tyres | Blackcircles.com try the falkens fk 452s they great tyre have them on mine find them great in the dry and good in the wet aswell have the same size on mine got them deliverd to Ireland for €230 for 4 think it was
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