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Glacier Rubber Adjusters for Heavy-Truck Snow Chains on 19-1/2" to 24-1/2" Rims - 1 Pair

Glacier Rubber Adjusters for Heavy-Truck Snow Chains on 19-1/2" to 24-1/2" Rims - 1 Pair

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Designed for use with Glacier tire chains, these rubber adjusters make it easy to fit and tighten your truck's snow chains in no time. Can be used with any type of Glacier chain. Call 800-298-1624 to order Glacier accessories and parts part number PW97 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Glacier products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Glacier Rubber Adjusters for Heavy-Truck Snow Chains on 19-1/2" to 24-1/2" Rims - 1 Pair. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
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Glacier Accessories and Parts - PW97

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Designed for use with Glacier tire chains, these rubber adjusters make it easy to fit and tighten your truck's snow chains in no time. Can be used with any type of Glacier chain.


  • Make fitting and tensioning snow chains quick and easy
    • Simply attach links to installed chains
    • Rubber straps allow for constant tension, providing a tight, secure fit
  • Recommended for use with Glacier chains that do not include other tensioning or adjusting devices
  • Can be used with cable, twist-link, V-bar or square-link chains
  • Designed for use with chains that fit heavy trucks
    • Work with chains for 19-1/2"-24-1/2" rims
  • Includes 2 adjusters for 1 pair of chains

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Video of Glacier Rubber Adjusters for Heavy-Truck Snow Chains on 19-1/2" to 24-1/2" Rims - 1 Pair

Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.

Video Transcript for Glacier Heavy-Truck Snow Chains Rubber Adjuster Review

Hi everyone. It's Evangelina here at YouTube daily and today we'll be taking a look at our glacier rubber adjusters for your heavy duty truck tire chains here at each year. So these are the rubber adjusters that are designed to be used with your tire chains that do not already have intentionem system. So as you can see, this is holding in our tire chain and creating more attention. And since it is made of rubber, as you drive around your tire chain, we'll be addressing on your tire and it will adjust the width. It, now this is designed for rim sizes, 19 and a half inches to 24 and a half inches.

But, I do recommend using this for your smaller wheel sizes as well, just because knees run kind of small is already a really tight fit here on our 20 inch rims. So we have two options from a glacier and they, the main difference is how they are used and how they look. So this one is the rubber adjuster, and it's basically just a round piece of rubber plus six hooks. So those folks hook right into your tire chain. The other option is the multi arm rubber adjuster, right over here, where it's a hoop on the inside and each arm is its own adjuster.

I personally prefer this style of a tire chain just because it's so much easier to use and to hook this cell is cool when it comes to us, as well as how minimalist it is and how well it looks on your tire, but it is kind of a hassle to install and requires a lot of arm strength. So the hoop itself is 22 inches long, and then you can stretch it out. So it creates this shape on your tire. And this is what's holding in that tension. You also have these hooks holding it into place.

So these are the metal hooks. So you want to make sure that if you do install them, you have the pointy end facing away from your tire and not on it. So the hook itself is two and a quarter inches long and with an interior dimension of about half an inch on the inside. So this will work with your glacier cable, snow tire champ, which is what we have right here right now. But it will also work on your V-Bar chains, your chains that have links because they fit right in that opening.

There, you have two different ways. You can install this so you can have the hook already on your tire chain, and then you pull the cable towards the hook to attach it. Or you can have the hook on the cable first and then go towards the tire chain. Now, when you get to your last couple hooks, I think having it on the tire chain already will be easier when it comes to pulling that adjuster into it, just because it's hard to fit it around the tire chain, as you have all that tension on there. So when you do install this rubber adjuster, just make to try to have it as evenly distributed as you can. And what that means is you start at the top, then you go to the bottom, then you go left and you go to right So like we have our top down here, then our diagonal. So we just have this one last hook to hook up and then it will be installed. So my personal thoughts about this rubber adjuster is why I do like how it looks as well as how low profile it is. Again, I do prefer the multi-armed style when it comes to ease of use. That's just because it takes a lot of effort to install this. I even had my videographer try to install it as well, just to see what made a difference for him. And that also took some force. So all in all, it works well on your tire. If your focus or your priority is just an intake, all that tension on your tire, when it comes to your tire chains, this is definitely going to do the job. But if you want something that's relatively easy to use, either consider a snow tire chain that already has its own tension system, like the clinic X sheet, 12 cruel, or the Enigma's series, ease you have their attention is already, or you could get that other type of rubber tension, which is the multi-arm tensioner. And that was a look here at our glacier rubber adjusters for your heavy duty trucks, still tire chains here at YouTube daily..

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Glacier Rubber Adjusters for Heavy-Truck Snow Chains on 19-1/2" to 24-1/2" Rims - 1 Pair - PW97

Average Customer Rating:  5.0 out of 5 stars   (17 Customer Reviews)

Designed for use with Glacier tire chains, these rubber adjusters make it easy to fit and tighten your truck's snow chains in no time. Can be used with any type of Glacier chain.

- PW97

I'm really satisfied with this snow chains and the rubber adjusters. Both items has good quality also good value.

- PW97

The representatives were very helpful very efficient I received my order faster than I expected had a great experience dealing with them

- PW97

Without a doubt,the best chain tensioners I have ever used ! Installed then on my 2008 F-150.Excellent pricing and fast shipping. Thanks,Charlie

- PW97

Great customer service, needed the chains & adjusters for trip south in our rv. Old man winter came early, Sam G. from etrailer got them to me lickedy split & the work great.

- PW97

eTrailer is the place to go for tire chains and chain tighters, because they ship them in good time and they have quality merchandise. The chains are new and fit up perfectly,even though the size was not printed on the carrying bag (they stated that it might be the case). eTrailer stands by their word and product, and is a reliable company with what they sell.

- PW97

Used them once would have been stopped in tracks without them

- PW97

Very happy with my rubber adjusters and snow chains.... Great products...

- PW97

Received exactly what I ordered in a very timely manner. Great product and are easy to install.

- PW97

Good fit for a 3500 HD 18" rim 275/70/R18 tire

- PW97

Produc as describe, fast shipping very god treatment to costumers

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Good product, great service. It got home just in time for my trip to mammoth lake. Very satisfied..

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Fast shipping. Great product.

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Ask the Experts about this Glacier Accessories and Parts

  • Will the Glacier Rubber Adjusters Part # PW97 Fit 20" Rims
    Yes, the Glacier Rubber Adjusters part # PW97 will fit the 20" rims on your 2017 Ram 1500.
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  • Recommended Snow Tire Chains for 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE 43 Coupe AMG with 285/40R22 Tires
    On your 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE 43 AMG with 285/40R22 tires, there is only one chain we carry at this time that will fit your tires. It is the Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains - 1 Pair # PW2028C. These cable style chains are class s compatible meaning they allow for the minimal clearances of many vehicles. Then you will use the Glacier Rubber Adjusters for Heavy-Truck Snow Chains on 19-1/2" to 24-1/2" Rims - 1 Pair # PW97 which will fit your 22 inch vehicle rims well so don't be thrown...
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  • Tire Chain Recommendation for 2015 Ford Expedition
    Based on the information I found in the owner's manual for the 2015 Ford Expedition, Ford only recommends using cables on the vehicle. For your size 275/55-20 tires, the cables I recommend are the Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains # PW3029C. These cables are Class S compatible and are intended for on road use only. I have attached a review video of the # PW3029C for you. It is recommended to use rubber adjusters with these cables, such as the Glacier Rubber Adjusters for 19-1/2 inch to...
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  • Availability of Snow Tire Chains to Fit SUV with 305/35-24 Tire Size
    Before buying snow tire chains you will want to check your owners manual or with the car dealer if you can install snow tire chains on your SUV, or if there are any limitations. I would recommend the Titan Cable Snow Tire Chains, part # TC3031. These cable snow chains will meet the SAE Class S (limited clearance) ratings. A SAE Class S snow tire chain means that the minimum sidewall clearance is .59 inches, which is 15 mm. So if a snow chain has an internal clearance of 15 mm or less...
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  • Rubber Adjuster Recommendation for Use with Glacier Chains PW1042
    Rubber tensioners for the Glacier Chains part # PW1042 are available but they do not come with the chains. You would want the part # PW99 for if you have 16-19 inch rims or part # PW97 for 19-1/2 inch to 24-1/2 inch rims. I attached an install video for you to check out as well.
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  • What Is The Maximum Recommended Speed For a Vehicle Using Glacier Dual-Wheeled Tire Chains # PW4045C
    The recommended maximum speed for the Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chain # PW4045C is 30 mph. Speeds faster than that may increase wear on the chains and could lead to part failure. When using a tire chain, you will want to install them immediately to ensure a proper fit under optimal conditions so you will have a better idea of how to install them in inclement weather. Also, once they are installed for actual use, you should drive approximately 1/4 mile, then stop and re-tighten the chains....
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