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struts vs. Tires.

>If the car (4000) is not a quattro, use 185/60 tires.  I have used
>both on my coupe and have found that the 185 (stock) width is better
>all around.  The 4000 non-quattro is significantly lighter than the
>quattro or the 5 cylinder cars making the narrower tire a better
>compromise.  Some 4000 FWD models came with the 185/60-14 tires stock.

So 185/60's?  Can I get away with anything wider, what are the 
advantages/disadvantages withgoing with a slightly WIDER tire?  
Besides $$$ that is...

>I vote for the Boge turbo-gas shocks also.

Definitely the list consesus...  Now to find a good price...


'84 4ks
'71 Norton Commando
'87 Virago 535cc