- Should I Use Studded Winter Tires?
... detachment, the decision was easy, our family car had four studded winter tires. Once I was transferred to Penticton, these tires went ... come full circle and just purchased a set of four studded winter tires. Compared to the rest of the province, much of the lower ...
DriveSmartBC - 2017/11/12 - 23:51 - 7 comments
- Winter Tires
... gauge to be sure. All season tires, winter tires or studded winter tires, how do you decide? If you will be doing any driving where ... of the world have two types: summer and winter. Studded Winter Tires I put studded winter tires on my wife's car last ...
DriveSmartBC - 2019/08/05 - 14:36 - 5 comments
- Q&A - Winter Tires on RV Trailers?
... is no law that says this must be so other than requiring 4 studded winter tires if studded tires are used on front wheel drive vehicles. ...
DriveSmartBC - 2019/09/15 - 13:57 - 3 comments
- Q&A - New Tires Must go on the Rear?
... tire placement on light vehicles is that if you are using studded winter tires on a front wheel drive vehicle you must also have studded winter tires on the rear and if you are using radial ply tires there ...
Anonymous - 2019/09/13 - 17:30 - 3 comments
- Winter Tire Season Begins
... on the Island and that's not going to happen again! Studded winter tires are also a good choice, especially on black ice , but ... front wheel drive vehicle you must purchase a set of four studded winter tires. Having said that, I've also spent a few winters here ...
DriveSmartBC - 2018/08/15 - 10:19 - 4 comments
- RESOURCE - Black Ice: What it is and How to Handle it
... black ice conditions frequently on Vancouver Island. Studded winter tires may be an effective tool in helping to maximize traction ...
DriveSmartBC - 2018/08/15 - 10:57 - 0 comments
- It's Winter Tire Time Again
... temperatures are consistently above 7 degrees Celsius. Studded winter tires must be removed by April 30 each year. Reference ...
DriveSmartBC - 2018/10/14 - 11:38 - 5 comments
- Space Cadets
... behind it. I also find that in the winter using 4 studded winter tires means that I can usually pull to a stop quicker than the ...
DriveSmartBC - 2018/08/19 - 13:24 - 9 comments