TIPEC

The TIPEC Forum
It is currently Thu May 24, 2018 3:37 am
Asset Trust


All times are UTC [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: What did you do to your Cayenne or Macan today?
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2018 6:54 pm 
Offline
Moderator
Moderator
User avatar

Joined: Sun Nov 04, 2007 8:43 pm
Posts: 12011
Location: Chatham, Kent
TIPEC membership: 4190
Fitted the summer wheels & tyres back on the Cayenne today. Getting too old to hump 25-30Kg wheels around!
A quick test drive after, it definitely rides better on the 18" Winter wheels. The 19" ones definitely hate potholes & rippled road surfaces.
Looks like the winter tyres will need replacing before they are refitted. Currently on Dunlops but a few are close to 4mm & one is definitely below.
The Summer Vredesteins I fitted last year are at 5mm at their lowest.
Might be looking for front pads before Laon as well. Up in Peterborough next week so maybe use someone up there.

_________________
Jim

http://tipec.net/region_southeastlondon.php

2005 Porsche Cayenne S
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Now sold!
2010 Mazda MX5 Mk3.5 2.0 Sport Tech
2000 Porsche Boxster S SOLD!
1987 Porsche 944 2.5


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: What did you do to your Cayenne or Macan today?
PostPosted: Mon Apr 30, 2018 10:50 pm 
Offline
Moderator
Moderator

Joined: Wed Nov 07, 2007 12:00 pm
Posts: 1391
Location: Kingston upon thames
Interesting that the 19.s were that different.
There are plenty on 20s and some on even bigger but they look crap and must be awful

_________________

Cayenne S 4.5 06 Basalt Black
924S 87 Guards Red
924S 87 Alpine White

Boxster 2.7 Silver 00 (For Sale)
Boxster S Meridian 01 Sold
928 S2 Prussian Blue 86 Sold
993 C4 Arena Red 97 Sold


http://www.jgsm.co.uk

Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: What did you do to your Cayenne or Macan today?
PostPosted: Mon Apr 30, 2018 11:45 pm 
Offline
Moderator
Moderator
User avatar

Joined: Sun Nov 04, 2007 8:43 pm
Posts: 12011
Location: Chatham, Kent
TIPEC membership: 4190
Yup I think most of it is sidewall height. One of my friends had a 955 Turbo on 22" apparently the ride was horrific!

_________________
Jim

http://tipec.net/region_southeastlondon.php

2005 Porsche Cayenne S
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Now sold!
2010 Mazda MX5 Mk3.5 2.0 Sport Tech
2000 Porsche Boxster S SOLD!
1987 Porsche 944 2.5


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: What did you do to your Cayenne or Macan today?
PostPosted: Wed May 23, 2018 11:59 pm 
Offline
Moderator
Moderator

Joined: Wed Nov 07, 2007 12:00 pm
Posts: 1391
Location: Kingston upon thames
Couple of pics , following a couple of days cleaning and polishing


Attachments:
received_10155339427686176.jpeg
received_10155339427686176.jpeg [ 1007.48 KiB | Viewed 3 times ]
received_10155339427911176.jpeg
received_10155339427911176.jpeg [ 919.54 KiB | Viewed 3 times ]
received_10155339713351176.jpeg
received_10155339713351176.jpeg [ 387.88 KiB | Viewed 3 times ]
received_10155339712871176.jpeg
received_10155339712871176.jpeg [ 758.46 KiB | Viewed 3 times ]

_________________

Cayenne S 4.5 06 Basalt Black
924S 87 Guards Red
924S 87 Alpine White

Boxster 2.7 Silver 00 (For Sale)
Boxster S Meridian 01 Sold
928 S2 Prussian Blue 86 Sold
993 C4 Arena Red 97 Sold


http://www.jgsm.co.uk
Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 

All times are UTC [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group