Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains - 1 Pair

Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains - 1 Pair

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Perfect for occasional use, these tire chains feature rugged steel wiring covered with case hardened steel rollers for traction. Easy-to-install chains comply with all DOT specifications and fit either front- or rear-wheel-drive vehicles. Lowest Prices for the best tire chains from Glacier. Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains - 1 Pair part number PW2016C can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Glacier Tire Chains - PW2016C

  • Glacier
  • On Road Only
  • Steel Rollers Over Steel
  • Cables - Ladder
  • Drive On and Connect
  • No Rim Protection
  • Manual
  • Class S Compatible

Perfect for occasional use, these tire chains feature rugged steel wiring covered with case hardened steel rollers for traction. Easy-to-install chains comply with all DOT specifications and fit either front- or rear-wheel-drive vehicles.


Features:

  • Constructed of case hardened, low-carbon steel
    • Spring rollers are wrapped around sturdy wire cross cables
    • Durable side cables
  • Work on either front- or rear-wheel-drive vehicles
  • Designed with a low profile that gives you a smooth ride
  • Install quickly and easily with integrated, heavy-duty lever
    • Rubber adjusters (sold separately) are recommended
  • Meet Department of Transportation requirements in all states
  • Packaged in reusable tote - great for storage


Specs:

  • Fits: 14" - 19" tires (for exact sizes, see below)
  • Quantity: 2 cable chains
  • 90-Day warranty


How to Choose Snow Chains for Your Vehicle

To choose the right snow chain, you must match your tire size. Those measurements can be found on the side of your tire.

Tire size on sidewall

185/60-15

  1. (185) - indicates tire width in millimeters
  2. (60) - gives you the aspect ratio (sidewall height as percentage of width)
  3. (15) - denotes the diameter of the wheel rim in inches





2016 C Glacier by Pewag, Cable Chains - Light Trucks - 14" - 17-1/2" Tires






These chains fit the following tire sizes:

  • 195/75-16
  • 195/85-16
  • 205/65-17.5
  • 205/70-17.5
  • 205/75-16
  • 205x16
  • 215/65-16
  • 215/70-16
  • 215/75-14
  • 215/75-15
  • 215/75-16
  • 215/80-15
  • 215x15
  • 225/55-17.5
  • 225/70-15
  • 225/70-16
  • 225/75-15
  • 225/80-15
  • 225x15
  • 235/50-19
  • 235/60-16
  • 235/65-17
  • 235/70-15
  • 235/75-15
  • 245/60-15
  • 255/40-17.5
  • 27x8.5-14.5
  • 27x9.5-14
  • 29x9.5-14
  • 29x9.5-16
  • 6.5x16
  • 6.7x15
  • 7.1x15
  • 7.5x17.5
  • 8.5x16.5
  • 8x14.5
  • 8x16.5
  • 8x17.5
  • 9x14.5
  • GR78x15
  • HR78x15

Video of Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains - 1 Pair


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




Video Transcript for Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains Review

Today, we're going to be taking a look at the Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains, Part Number PW20286. These cable chains are designed to fit tires from 15 all the way up to 20 inches and offer a 35 mile an hour maximum speed. These chains are great for occasional use. They've got a sturdy steel wire construction around the outside, as well as on the cross cables. They've got hardened springs that cover the cross cable. It's going to provide that traction we need.

They'll move freely back and forth and really get embedded there, so we can get good grip on that ice and snow. They've designed it with a nice, low, profile design to help keep and maintain a smooth ride. Also, these are going to work great on both front wheel drive and rear wheel drive vehicles. The ladder design on these chains is going to meet all Department of Transportation requirements in all states. We're here on the passenger side of the vehicle. We spread our chain out here, just to make sure we don't have any kinks or any tangles that we need to work out before we get started. We're working with a tire size of 275-55R20, but again, many different sizes available with these Glacier chains, so you'll have a wide variety of sizes that these are going to fit. The first thing you want to look for is the is yellow, triangle shape tag.

This is going to say right hand side, or left hand side, and give you the indication of which way the tires should be rotating. That arrow will be facing towards the front of the car. We'll now move that arrow and that yellow tag down, around to the front side of our tire there. We'll want the first rung of our ladder to be tucked nicely right underneath the front side of our wheel, there. Give it as much slack as it needs. Get it tucked in there, just like that.

When we roll forward, we'll be able to gather that up right along the rear here. Maybe up here in the top somewhere, so we can get it connected. We'll now pull back and get as much slack as we can out of the front side of our chains, here. Then we can bring our rear up. On the back side here on the rear, we'll bring the cable right through that, and we'll have to rotate up right into that catch point. We'll then bring our rest of our slack out here to the front side. Just like on the rear side there, we've got another catch here.

We'll want to choose one of the mounting locations here. We've got 7 to pick from. On the rear, we use the second. That means those here on the front, we need to use the first, the second, or the third. Once we have that in place and in that set location, we'll use the large lever. Take up some of that slack. See if you can't get that last one. There we go. We'll pull that down. That's going to give us all the tension we'll need. The leverage is designed to come down and hook on to the cable. Depending on where you'll be positioning your cable, your tag end may be a little bit longer. They've got two nice catches designed right in here. You can simply clip it into there and hold it. Keep it from flopping around on you. WE've got our rubber adjuster, here. This is Part Number PW99. It's got 5 hooks on it. We're just going to find 5 locations around our cable chain, here. We're going to hook these in all the way around, 5 different locations facing out away from our sidewall. We don't want to run any risks of getting them up there and having any damage occur. You just want to put some tension on there to stiffen that up a little bit. We're going to drive forward a few car lengths. We'll double check it just to be sure we don't have any extra slack in there that we need to get out or any issues to deal with. With our chain secure, that's going to complete today's look at the Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains, Part Number PW2028C. .


Customer Reviews

Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains - 1 Pair - PW2016C

Average Customer Rating:  4.6 out of 5 stars   (709 Customer Reviews)

Perfect for occasional use, these tire chains feature rugged steel wiring covered with case hardened steel rollers for traction. Easy-to-install chains comply with all DOT specifications and fit either front- or rear-wheel-drive vehicles.

- PW2016C
by:

Now I'm ready for old man winter. Chains are heavy and bulky. Cables are the way to go. Not to heavy and they come in a nice nylon bag. Thank You. 26771



- PW2016C
by:

Since it's March in the Southeastern U.S., I have not had an opportunity to install the tire chains, so it's difficult to provide a review. I will say that my order arrived in a timely fashion and etrailer's customer support has been very attentive, showing real concern that I'm pleased with my purchase. 176745



- PW2016C
by:
2017 Honda Odyssey

Great support from etrailer and their video is a definite assist when wrestling with the chains the first time or two. We fitted them to our 2011 Honda Odyssey which uses 235/65 17 tires. That said, the lengths of the cables are "just" long enough to be able to hook up and it took a pair of pliers to help - on a warm day. Lying in the snow, at night might not be as much fun. But they appear to be well-made and we will probably see how they work out in a couple of weeks. 238703



- PW2016C
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2017 Hyundai Santa Fe

The cables showed up on time and appear to be excellent. I haven't used them yet. But I have used cables a lot in the past. I can tell these are made well. The customer service couldn't have been better! etrailer.com was very communicative and followed thru. I would definitely do business with them again. 489634



- PW2016C
by:

I shopped around and you will NEVER beat this price. Clear instructions (video on etrailer was super helpful also). Great carry bag! A nice product to have "just in case." Hopefully I will never have to use them... 220404


Comments

I never worry about getting around with rear drive in the winter now that I have these!

Chalky - 08/18/2016

20356

- PW2016C
by:
2008 Volvo XC70

This product replace my 12 years old snow track. The main side cables and x-cables/roller are twice as large in diameter. Much heavier but draped over the wheels with no problem. Installation is simple as described on your video. Fit is good. I am anxious to try idriving with it on snow and ice. But, I don’t drive when the weather is not permitting and the road is not clear. But, it is a good feeling to have a new snow chain with you instead of the old rusty and twisted one. The 5 arms tensioner are much better than my single loop. Just a couple of cons: 1. The latch on the outside cable connectors are difficult to lock and unlock in place. Plier to compress it to lock in position and flat head screw driver to open it from lock position are good help. 2. The red “S” clips that is right next to the connector assembly does not work. The cable is too stiff and the cable connector assembly gets in the way in securing excess cables from slapping around. Place the clip on the next link to secure. You will end up with an inch high bulge on the cable so make sure you have enough clearance inside the wheel well when the wheels is fully turned right and left. I have plenty of room so this is not and issue - I hope! “Much thanks to Carol C. who assisted me in ordering the parts. Your professionalism and product knowledge made my life easy.” Stay WARM! 601574



- PW2016C
by:
2014 Nissan Rogue Select

This style of chain is difficult to install unless you are in more ideal conditions such as a dry driveway or garage. We put them on regularly in winter/snowy conditions and did not get easier. My wife isn't "strong" enough (and she's in shape) to get installed correctly. We purchased new ones that take 1/4 the time to install. 323592



- PW2016C
by:

Nice Products at a Great Price I recently ordered two different tire chain/cable sets. They were priced below many competetors and shipping was just in time for our first snow. Thanks for the great product, price, and customer service. 4417



- PW2016C
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2005 Volvo XC90

Great price and shipped quick! 173144



- PW2016C
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2013 Ford Edge

Outstanding ordering on Internet. Easy to follow and purchase the Correct product. Fast shipment. 163954



- PW2016C
by:

I have not used the chains I purchased yet so I really can’t review the product , so my review is based on ordering and customer service which was great. 463807



- PW2016C
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Delivered a day early. 9299



- PW2016C
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I got just what I ordered. The product is doing just what I wanted it to do. 606247



- PW2016C
by:

Chains were purchased for emergency purposes, recently caught in the snow without chains. Quality looks good and the price seemed reasonable. 599787



- PW2016C
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they work great . 455304



- PW2016C
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Great product with fair price 327592



- PW2016C
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Waiting on snow 327389



- PW2016C
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2006 Volvo XC90

Chains nearly fit and rubber tension straps broke first time I tried to use them. 234503



- PW2016C
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1999 Toyota RAV4

Well built product. Thanks. 231911



- PW2016C
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2000 Chevrolet Express Van

etrailer is excellent... There web site is very easy to navigate and the entire buying and reviewing and shipping info is TOP SHELF !!!! 165796



- PW2016C
by:

Everything arrived perfectly. The next time it snows in Miami I'll be ready. Go Canes! []_[] ! 161220



- PW2016C
by:

This product arrived very quickly (exceeded my expectations). And I was able to put them on a few times over the weekend just to see how hard it would be using these as oppose to chains, and they are surprisingly light in comparison to the chains. 108855



- PW2016C
by:

Have not used the product yet but it came in great time! 60625



- PW2016C
by:

Better than expected !! Cables were great. Heavy Duty, much better than the cables I had purchased from a major auto parts store for twice the price. Excellent customer service, shipping, and pricing. 5288



- PW1046
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Looks great, now to wait for the first snow. 452903



- PW1046
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


delivery was fast. have not tried the products but all looks great. 326863



- PW1042
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Great service and fast shipping 486746



- PW2028C
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Haven't used chains yet, hope I never have to but nice to have them just in case. 460969


Comments

Haven’t had to use them yet but good to have on hand

Leon d - 12/17/2018

46796

- PW1046
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


I have not used them in the snow yet but I did install to see the level of difficulty. As per the video I watched installing on a 2016 Honda Odyssey which is what I own, it was exactly the same with no surprises, very simple. I'm not giving 5 stars only due to the fact that I have not used them in the snow so I have no performance results as of yet. As per the video, I also bought the PW105 tensioner straps. 592214



- PW2028C
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Knew what I was buying and got what I expected. Good fast service and easy to order along with good description of product. 471661


Comments

Due to rough winters here in midwest I sold the two wheel drive truck that used these chains. Bought 4 wheel drive that does not use chains.

VikingIA - 01/31/2019

49082

- PW2028C
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Product met our expectations. From the start of placing the order, Lindy was very helpful and patient with me. To delivery, was speedy, received 3 days later. 609405



- PW1042
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


etrailer, Finding the correct size was of cables was very easy utilizing your website. I received my order within a few days of placement even though I had them delivered by ground. I found the directions to be clear and installation simple. The cables easily fit back into the soft storage case. I purchased the cables as an insurance policy and hope I will never be able to write a review on how effective they are in ice and snow. I have already recommended etrailer to my friends who are also planning to travel into the land of ice and snow this winter. Thank you, William D. 6487



- PW1046
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Easy to figure out what size tire chain I needed for my 2019 Subaru Outback- like our previous Outback, chains will likely live in the bag and never be used but it is good insurance on the very rare days when there is something 4wd can't handle. Ordered online, got immediate information on shipping date and they showed up on schedule and as ordered. Have used this brand of chain and this company before- everything worked great. 695899



- PW1046
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Haven't used the tire chains yet, but good to have as a backup for my Outback. Service/delivery was prompt and great. Will definitely recommend to others. 330320



- PW3010C
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Fast and on time 366462



- PW1042
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


I bought these for my 2018 Subaru Outback, and did need to use them last winter (due to getting stuck in heavy unplowed snow). They installed easily exactly as shown in the instructional video (which I had studied ahead of time) — even though I had not practiced first. People say that one doesn’t need to have chains available for Subaru Outbacks and that you should not use them (as per the manufacturers warning), neither of which is true. These are the ones to buy! 699109



- PW2028C
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Excellent product, extremely fast delivery. Can't ask for more in an online purchase. Thank you etrailer. 334129



- PW1026
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


I'm prepared again. I've used these chains on my last car, 2007 Ford Fusion. Everyone at work was laughing at me when I put on the chains. (The snow was light in the morning). But later on, the snow turned heavy in the afternoon. The snowplow have not arrived yet. And many cars could not leave the parking lot. Now, it was my turn to laugh. Thank you very much. This product is the best. I highly recommend to purchase the tensioner with the chains. You would be sorry if you don't. 468216



- PW2028C
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


I haven't used my chains in snow yet, but I installed them on the tires of my F-150 and they fit perfectly. I also found them to be very easy to install. When I go for a ski trip this winter, it will be great to know that I don't have to be overly worried about the weather. I'll also comment that the chains came in a handy carrying case that will easily fit under the seat. Exactly what I was needing. 100038



- PW1038
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


First, I'll note that I rated the product as "Excellent" based on the visual quality of the cable chains as well as the east of installation. I haven't driven on them yet so I will reserve my final opinion. I ordered express delivery and received the shipment yesterday as expected. I read the installation instructions last night and fitted the chains today. I put both on in 10 minutes and could probably have saved a bit of time because I was trying to get the hooks exactly the same (inside and out) but could not make it work. So, I settled for 2 in - 3 out on one tire and 3 in - 2 out on the other. I also bought tension rings but I did not install them today. So, with tension ring installation, say 15 minutes maximum to install chains on two front tires. 721832



- PW2028C
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Product was exactly as advertised and delivered the day they promised. Thank you very much eTrailer. I will defiantly come back again. 235074



- PW1046
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


I didn't know how to get chains for my GMC Terrain 2016. We are going to Lake Tahoe in November. On their site there was a writeup about my exact situation. GMC claims there are no chains for that model and they cannot be used on the rear tires. We purchased the equipment in the review because he had used them with success. This includes the Glacier Multi-Arm rubber adjusters and the Glacier cable snow tire chains. We feel comfortable now and hopefully will not need to use them. I spoke to a representative from etrailer who confirmed my purchase would probably work. 718917



- PW1046
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Haven't used in snow yet, but tried them on to check fit and they are VERY fast/easy to install (I've always used chains before) and fit very well. Quality looks pretty good (though these are clearly meant for occasional use, not daily living in snow). My only complaint was the 10 minutes it took me to untangle them out of the bag the first time. When I put them away, it was clear immediately that rolling each up individually then 'latching' the hooks to hold the roll in place was a better way than the 'rolling-them-up-together-and-trying-your-best-to-tangle-them' method apparently used at the factory. Also, rolled up individually that way, they fit easily into the bag with plenty of room for the rubber-snuggers, too (some reviews said the bag was too small). 351427



- PW3029C
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Just as advertised. Excellent service from the moment the order was placed. Great getting emails each step & a tracking number. Seemless & a day ahead of schedule. They'll be great for Colorado incase they're needed. 116224



- PW1034
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


It arrived fast. Someone from etrailer emailed my after I ordered it from their own email. He told me to talk to him with any questions or issues. Other online retailers offer the same stuff as etrailer; it just is more expensive, and without etrailer's manuals and guidance. If you want an expert opinion, ask an expert. 466826



- PW1046
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Looks great. Will use soon. 236631



- PW1030
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Have yet to use the chains, I cannot believe they are not available in stores in CT. I am not driving much in the winter but if the weather is bad, I am ready to go. Comes in a nice little bag - great service and fast shipping. 234954


Comments

Luckily I did not have to use the chains thus far. We go up to Canada where we have a place in the woods. But there was no snow this year. So, I am afraid, I wont be able to add anything to my review.

VK - 03/12/2017

22731

- PW1046
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Service and follow up by etrailer.com is excellent but have never needed to use the product. I carry these in my Outback just in case chains are required when going through Donner Pass or the Squaw valley area. 500037



- PW1046
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Haven’t actually tested the product but my shipping got upgraded for free!! Excited to try them out thank you!! 466214



- PW1042
by:

Review from a similar Glacier Cable in Tire Chains


Thanks Carol. It will hopefully be a long time before I need to use the tire chains. So it may be a while before I can review them. That being said I can immediately review your wonderful attention to detail and service. Thanks again, Steve 601773


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  • If you can install tire chains on all 4 wheels of a vehicle you will have the best possible traction for braking, steering, and accelerating. Check your owners manual to determine if there are restrictions for tire chains for your vehicle listed. If you have either the tire size of 225/70-15 or 235/75-15 the # PW2016C would be confirmed as a fit. If you have 255/70-16 you would instead want the part # PW3010C. I attached install video for these cables for you to check out as well.
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  • Tire Cable Recommendation for a 2009 Subaru Forester with 215/65R16
  • For your 2009 Subaru Forester with 215/65R16 tires the product that would have the best shot at working is the part # PW2016C as it is a tire cable that would have the best clearance. We can't recommend you go against what your manufacturer states for tire chains but if you contact a Subaru dealer in your area you may be able to get them to OK the use of low clearance cables like this. I attached a video of a similar 2010 Forester having these cables installed.
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  • Recommend Snow Chains For My 2000 Nissan Frontier
  • I do have snow tire chains available that will fit your 215/65-15 tire size, but the item you selected, Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains, part # PW2016C, will NOT fit your 215/65-15 tire size. Before purchasing snow tire chains, you will want to check with your vehicle owners manual to see if it is acceptable to use snow tire chains. For your 2000 Nissan Frontier, with 215/65-15 tires, the Thule Tire Chains, part # TH01221095, would be a good option. The Thule # TH01221095 chains comes...
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  • Will Glacier Cable Tire Chains Fit A 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport AWD With P235/65R17 Tires
  • The Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains, part # PW2016C are designed to fit the tires you said you have on your 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe. You will want to check the owner's manual and see if they say that the tire chains must be S-compatible. These hardened steel spring rollers are wrapped around wire cables and are designed with a low profile which gives you a smooth ride. You may want to use some rubber adjusters on these chains like part # PW100. These are designed to make fitting and...
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  • Do Glacier Tire Cables PW2016C Meet 15 mm Fender Well Clearance Dimension
  • The clearance dimension you listed is a reference to Class S tire chains which do not take up more than 15 mm of clearance. The Glacier Tire Cables part # PW2016C that you referenced are Class S compatible so they would work for you.
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  • Class S Compliant Cable Snow Chains for 2006 Acura MDX with 235/65-17 Tires
  • I have confirmed with Glacier Chain that the snow chain cables you asked about, part # PW2016C are indeed Class S compatible. These are exactly the type of traction device recommended in your owners manual (on page 256 of the online version.) The cables should be installed on the drive wheels, using rubber tensioners like part # PW99. The tensioners are sold in pairs, and are sold separately from the cable chains you asked about. I'll link you to our Tire Chain FAQ article that contains...
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  • Are Tire Chains Recommended for a Vehicle Being Flat Towed
  • Wow that's quite a trip! The Glacier Square-Link Snow Tire Chains # PWPLC1142 will fit the 225/75-16 sized tires on your motorhome. If you haven't already I suggest checking the owner's manual to see if there are any restrictions on tire chains. Since the CR-V is being towed you won't gain much from putting chains on it. Tire chains are generally for drive axles to gain traction. With that being said, I assume you're not hauling the CR-V for show. If you're going to be driving...
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  • Tire Chains for a 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe with 225/70-16 Tires
  • Glacier cable style tire chains # PW2016C will fit 225/75-16 tires on your 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe and will provide the minimum requirement to be legal in areas that require it. Check the tire size on your Santa Fe and if you have a different size let me know. For these cables I also recommend rubber adjusters # PW105 to keep the cables tight and in place. I have linked video reviews of both products for you. I am glad you like our site! We are always working hard to provide the best...
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  • Are Snow Tire Chains or Cables Recommended for a 2003 Ford Van
  • Both of the snow chains and snow cables will work great in snow conditions. One difference is the snow chains will give you better grip in more ice conditions because the chain links will bite into the ice where as the snow cables tend to slide over the ice. The snow chains will make a little more noise on dry pavement as compared to the snow cables. Cable style chains, like the Glacier Cable Tire Chain, # PW2016C, will provide the best ride comfort, but you will be sacrificing performance...
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  • Availability of Tire Chains for 2012 Chevrolet Express Van with 245/75-16 Tires
  • For the 245/75-16 tires on your 2012 Chevrolet Express van we offer a whole range of tire chains including both the low-profile S-Class type required for passenger vehicles with limited wheel clearance and also heavier-duty chains for on-road and off-road use. All chains for your tire size can be view by clicking on the linked page. For example, for on-road use S-Class chains that include features like automatic tensioning and quick-release, such as Thule's K-Summit XXL # TH02230K77,...
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