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pewag All Square Snow Tire Chains for Wide-Base Tires - 1 Pair

pewag All Square Snow Tire Chains for Wide-Base Tires - 1 Pair

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Extra-durable, corrosion-resistant nickel manganese alloy steel chains are reversible and made of thick, square links for excellent grip and reliable wear. Chains are sized to fit wide-base or dual tires. Great Prices for the best tire chains from pewag. pewag All Square Snow Tire Chains for Wide-Base Tires - 1 Pair part number PWE3227S can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 1-636-306-4830 for expert service.
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pewag Tire Chains - PWE3227S

  • Tire Chains
  • On Road or Off Road
  • Steel Square Link
  • Drive On and Connect
  • Deep Snow
  • Manual
  • Not Class S Compatible
  • pewag
  • No Rim Protection

Extra-durable, corrosion-resistant nickel manganese alloy steel chains are reversible and made of thick, square links for excellent grip and reliable wear. Chains are sized to fit wide-base or dual tires.


Features:

  • Nickel manganese alloy steel construction is durable and rust resistant
  • Square, 5.6-mm-thick links provide superior strength and grip
  • Unique case hardening process reinforces construction
  • Cross chains offer 32 percent more traction than comparable models
  • Tire chains stay taut - no levers or cams to come undone when you are reversing or navigating rough terrain
  • Adaptable design fits high-flotation, super-single or wide-base-rim tires
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Fits: 15" - 17-1/2" tires (for exact sizes, see below)
  • Quantity: 2 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, as shown below.

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





USA 3227 S pewag Made in USA All Square Chains - Wide-Base Tires - 15" - 17-1/2" Tires

Replaces E3227S

Replaces USA3227S




These chains fit the following tire sizes:

  • 10x16.5
  • 10x17.5
  • 11x15
  • 225/70-19.5
  • 235/75-17
  • 235/75-17.5
  • 235/85-16
  • 245/70-17
  • 245x16
  • 255/50-20
  • 255/55-19
  • 255/55-20
  • 255/60-17
  • 255/60-18
  • 255/60-19
  • 255/65-17
  • 255/65-19
  • 255/70-16
  • 255/70-17
  • 255/70-18
  • 255/75-17
  • 255/85-15
  • 255x15
  • 265/50-20
  • 265/55-17
  • 265/60-17
  • 265/60-18
  • 265/65-17
  • 265/65-18
  • 265/70-16
  • 265/70-17
  • 265/75-15
  • 265/75-16
  • 275/45-20
  • 275/55-17
  • 275/55-18
  • 275/60-16
  • 275/60-17
  • 275/65-15
  • 275/65-17
  • 275/70-15
  • 275/70-16
  • 275/75-16
  • 285/40-22
  • 285/45-19
  • 295/45-18
  • 29x11.5-15
  • 29x12.5-15
  • 30x9.5-16.5
  • 31x10.5-15
  • 31x10.5-16.5
  • 31x10.5-17
  • 31x11.5-15
  • 31x11.5-16
  • 31x11.5-16.5
  • 31x12.5-15
  • 31x9.5-15
  • 32x11.5-15
  • 32x11.5-16
  • 32x11.5-16.5
  • 32x9.5-15
  • 33x9.5-15
  • 34x9-16
  • 34x9.5-15
  • 9.5x16.5
  • 9x17.5

Video of pewag All Square Snow Tire Chains for Wide-Base Tires - 1 Pair

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




Video Transcript for pewag All Square Snow Tire Chains Review

Today, we're gonna be telling you all about the Pewag all square snow tire chains. What sets these apart from some of the other chains is these are gonna give you around 32% more traction than some of the competitors. And what gives it that is the massive links that we have. This is seven millimeter links. So, they're very, very big compared to some of the other ones you have options of on our website. So, these are gonna be made of a manganese nickel alloy steel.

That's kind of a standard across the board. But these can go on or off road. So, whether you're on the road or off the road, you're gonna be good. This isn't gonna give you the most amount of traction, compared to some of the V-bar style chains. Those are gonna be a little bit more aggressive but you might start to chip up your garage floor if you install them before you go out.

So, be mindful of that. We don't really have a whole lot of contact with the wheels. I mean, if we did have some heavy, heavy snow down at the latch, this might go and hit the wheels. So, just keep that in mind. There are some other ones that will be a little bit more protective, but, regardless, it's gonna take a lot to really get these chains to go and cause some damage to your wheels.

They do come in a pair of two, so, we can put these on the drive wheels in the back. But if you have a four wheel drive model, you can do that as well. But always just triple check your owner's manual. They do come in a big bag, so, it's not gonna be tough to get 'em back in there. This is a thicker canvas.

Some of the other type of bags, they kind of crack over time, but some actually have carrying cases, which is a little bit better. But I do think that this is gonna hold up throughout the years that you use it. It's pretty small, so, you can just throw it in the back of your truck, underneath the seat, or even just in your toolbox. Regardless, it just does come in a pack of two, so, grab as many as you need. When it comes to chains you just want to get unstuck. And these are gonna be a great middle of the road to get you that extra traction but not really tear up your concrete. And that's pretty much everything about the Pewag all square snow tire chains..

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Customer Reviews

pewag All Square Snow Tire Chains for Wide-Base Tires - 1 Pair - PWE3227S

Average Customer Rating:  4.6 out of 5 stars   (28 Customer Reviews)

Extra-durable, corrosion-resistant nickel manganese alloy steel chains are reversible and made of thick, square links for excellent grip and reliable wear. Chains are sized to fit wide-base or dual tires.

by:
2010 Dodge Ram Pickup

I got these chains for my 3500 Ram with 10 ply E rated Hankook I-Pike winter tires size 245-75-17. I had first ordered PWE3210S that the manufacturer said would fit, but the chains were a few inches too short. Vanessa at E-trailer worked with me and she was in contact with Pewag numerous times to ensure a proper fit on the second set of chains and they fit perfectly. I really cant believe how good of customer service these folks at E-trailer provide, outstanding!!


Comments
One year later the chains are working well, they did come loose once even with the proper blue colored spider type rubber tightener. Luckily I caught it before any damage was caused. I check them regularly. I would definitely recommend these chains for off pavement usethats all I use them for..
Henry - 01/26/2020


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I am pleased with these tire chains. There are easy to hook up and tighten down well. I have yet to break a link. They are not any more noisy than any other chain. When breaking they do not tend to slide. When using the chain adjusters, there is no banging of excess chain on the vehicle. shipping was fast and well packed. Would purchase again. Highly recommend the chain adjusters.


Comments
fine, no problems or breakage
richard e - 12/07/2019


by:
2019 Toyota Tacoma

very sturdy chains and fast delivery!




by:
Toyota Tundra

Heavy duty and fit was good on my Tundra. Easy to put on by laying middle over top of the tire and attaching link on bottom.




by:

Have purchased this item before, very satisfied. fast delivery, packaged well arrived when stated and in good order. Would order again.


Comments
After a year of owning these chaims, I am very pleased. I take them with me whenever I travel in the winter months. They have not failed me yet. I will replace them in the future when and if they fail.
richard m - 01/10/2019


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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


Chains work great on snow and ice in harsh Montana winters. Easy to install, but I wish they came with a retention system for the excess links at the connection points. I just use a small bungee to secure them and prevent them from hitting brake lines and wheel liners. Used with heavy duty rubber spider tensioner.




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


I had to use both sets of chains to leave from my elk hunting camp in CO. Lots of snow and mud. Chains were fairly easy easy to put on and take off and worked flawlessly. The square links really bit into the ice, no slippage involved. I work in remote areas with heavy equipment and bad roads and everyone uses Pewag chains and loves them. Not cheap, but worth every penny.


Comments
I have not needed to use them again, however, I will be elk hntng agan soon and will probably need them then.
Dave - 10/27/2022


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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


These arrived, and I put them on in the garage to test fit, and they appear to be perfect. I had to buy two sets, to cover front and rear tires. My tires are 33x12.50x15, and at some point I plan to move up to 35x12.50x15 and understand these will cover those tires too.
So I expect to be covered in extreme ice conditions.
Very easy to install at home in the garage. I did also purchase the orange chain tensioner's, and they work nicely too. But I really may not need them, as I was able to get these very snug by using 3rd and 4th tightening links. I watched the video that explains how to stack the loose links so they don't flop around too much.
etrailer was a pleasure to work with, products arrived quickly.




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


I hadn't planned on leaving a review based on my experience but received the email reminder to rate these chains. Others have had a good experience so I'm hopeful I may have just had bad luck. These were on my plow truck which is only used on my long dirt driveway. After 4 plows I had a link break at the joint of the tread and outside chain. I repaired it and shortly after another one broke on the same tire and one broke on the other tire. I've been running chains for years so I'm fairly certain this wasn't an installation problem.

The chains appear to be high quality and I like the square links.

I give it an average rating because I hope my experience is out of the norm.




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


Worth their weight in gold! Wouldn't buy any other tire chain after using these. Square links makes the difference and has gotten my 2001 F250 Superduty out of some tricky situations up on fire roads in the winter time with a load of snowmobiles on my flatbed. I honestly should buy another pair to have all 4 tires covered but they take up some space. Still, these chains are the cats meow!




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


We had just been through a bad ice storm and couldn't get out of our acreage. A second storm was coming, so I called Jesse M to select and purchase a set of chains for my truck. Jesse M was able to ship them the same day, and they arrived in the nick-of-time. If I hadn't had these chains, my family would have been stranded.

Thanks Jesse M!!




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


I just received the chains yesterday, a fairly quick turn around given the weight and they were out of stock. They appear to be good quality, I've yet to use them. A note, the shipping cardboard box was torn wide open upon arrival on 3 of the 4 corners, I would recommend a better quality box for shipping or contents are going to go missing. Nothing appeared to be damaged inclusive of the other items I ordered. I can imagine that most arrive this way due to the sheer weight of the chains....but still. If I needed more chains and or other items, I "would" order from etrailer.com again.




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


Just got chains, came when said they would. Put them on they fit fine and got good traction. First set of chains I have ordered for a pickup. They a little lighter weight than I expected. But other chains i have used have been on farm equipment and were made from heaver material. I wouldn't purchase anything lighter weight or cheaper than these unless your using them solely for on road use. On a 2018 Silverado 1500 18" wheels pickup the chains fit well, but you definitely need the chain tightening bunge or the chains do hit the fenders on the rear. Not the chains fault, just GM should have left more space between the rear wheels and the fenders.


Comments
Dont use often 5 times but work ok
Richard P - 12/19/2019


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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


Estimated ship time from eTrailer was inaccurate since the product turned out not to be in stock; had to wait an additional week before delivery.

However the chains did fit my 2015 RAM 2500 Power Wagon with stock tires (Duratrac 285/70-17) and wheels. The rear left parking brake cable is VERY close (~1/2 inch) from the chain, so I had to use a zip tie to keep the extra links from slapping against the cable. There was plenty of clearance up front and on the rear right. Glacier rubber adjusters (PW99) are necessary to remove chain slack.




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains





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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


If you are looking for the strongest chains these are the ones for you. Only used mine a handful of times so far on the lake and no issue at all getting traction and absolutely no sign of wear!!! Called last year to verify the size of fitment for my truck. 285-65-r18. Very friendly and helpful staff but the chains were too big when received and I was able to take one cross section out and cut the rest off for perfect fitment. Otherwise 5 star quality product.




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


Very sturdy construction, build quality is excellent. better than the product was the service provided by etrailer, i was in contact with Carol C. who kept me informed of the status of my order and also followed up after delivery of the chains




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


Nice set of heavy duty chains for my 3500 HD. They fit well on a 275/70/R18 BFG KO2. 2nd link in back side of tire and 2nd link on the outside of the tire.




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


I have tested these in my driveway they fit excellently they lock solidly onto the tire and each other with the additional tensioner there's no way they could come off I have not used these on the snow yet as I bought them for a trip across the country during February I have not encountered the chance to use them and I hope I don't lol they are real quality product. I cannot speak to the durability as I have not been able to use them yet




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


Pewag always has a great product and these are no exception. Perfect fit on my CAT 262 skid steer. Etrailer had them delivered in just a couple days even though we're in the remote Sierra Nevada's. Great experience.




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


First set of chains broke in a month. Replaced under warranty. Second set of chains broke in a couple months. Didn't bother to replace them because I feel bad about doing it twice




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


Awesome chains, made in the U.S.A. no cheap import/sub-par chinese garbage. No need to say more.. Buy American




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


Solid heavy duty chains!




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains


the chains came the other day but it has been so cold that I haven't tried them to make sure these do fit.going to be warmer this week so I will try them on.




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Review from a similar All Square Snow Chains in Tire Chains




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