Tips when choosing Snow Chains

Tips when choosing Snow Chains

Here are a few pointers when selecting snow chains. Contact us on 0861 040506 or +27 (011) 792 5226 for further advice:

  • All our chains are manufactured from case harden rim link chain (square chain, not round)
  • Chains are designed for easy fitment (click here to view videos of chain fitment)
  • Some chains can be used on both sides of the vehicle
  • The more expensive chains have additional traction plates
  • In principle:
    • more chain equals more traction, to the point where where the tyre is 100% covered and we then sell a tyre protection chain
    • more chain equals more protection to the tyre
    • more chain crossing over the tyre relates to more traction
  • Snow chains can be viewed on our website (cars, 4x4's & commercial vehicles or the complete catalogue downloaded, which includes a comparative guide
  • Over the past few years with have had great success with the Grip V Chains and would suggest that a customer views these chains as a potential option.
  • We can make a recommendation based on your vehicle (car, 4x4 or commercial vehicle) and budget