winter tyres

  1. betty67

    Winter tyre setting on MFD?

    Just looking at computer on dash and I have a setting for winter tyres which was set to on Never had winter tyres just changing setting wondered haw it affects van as cannot feel any change?
  2. S

    Winter tyres - 102H Michelin Pilot Alpin 5 suitability

    Winter tyres and wheels included in the purchase of my new T6.1 just arrived from the main stealer by courier. It's incredible that they managed to fit car spec tyres instead of van tyres to the steel wheel rims they sent to me. My question is are 215/65R16 102H Michelin Pilot Alpin 5 suitable...
  3. A

    Sold 17" Steel wheels with winter tyres

    Set of four 17" steel wheels fitted with Toyo HO9 Mud & Snow Tyres size 215/60, 104 load rating. They have the 3 peak / snow flake markings Couple of minor marks on the wheels. Exact tread depths, more photos available once I've cleaned them properly. Tyres have done approx 3000 miles. The back...
  4. G

    Winter wheel - 245/45/18 on 8.5J rim?

    Hello, first time poster, long time lurker, please be gentle! I've owned Gen 6 Caravelle for the last 4 years or so and every year I've swapped out summer tyres for winter tyres on the same wheels. Currently I have my winter tyres on the wheels (they are a 255 45 18 tyre - the same size as the...
  5. Skroob

    For Sale Pirelli Scorpion Winter Tyres 245/45R20 103V

    I’ve got four of these brand new tyres, which I was going to fit to a set of alloys specifically for winter, but I’m now going down a different route. I’m looking for £150 each, and I’m located in St Neots, Cambridgeshire.
  6. Skyliner33

    For Sale Amarok Cantera 19" Alloys with winter tyres done approx 1000miles.

    Decided to sell my Amarok Cantera wheels as Im after a set of banded steels. Wheels in great condition, just a small mark on one, as shown. Tyres are Devanti Wintoura+ 245/45/19 load rated at 102V. I believe this is T30, T28 and T26. Manchester based Looking for £950.
  7. T

    Tips to prepare for Winter in French Alps?

    Hi Everyone, We're planning on visiting friends in the French Alps this Christmas. We're going to take the Caravelle (T6.1 Non 4WD). Has anyone on this forum done a trips to the Alps before in their non 4WD van? I'd really appreciate feedback on the experience? Also any recommendations for snow...
  8. C

    For Sale 255 45 18 Winters

    Pair of 255 45 18 Minerva Winter tyres. 103 load rated. Very little use so around 6-7mm left. Have another pair of Falkens winters as well but they have inner tyre wear and one has screw in it. £110 for the Minerva. I'll throw other 2 in for £20 if you want.
  9. fezza68

    Sold Winter tyres.

    4 x kumho winter tyres,255/45/18 103v so rated for t32. All 6mm tread depth. £100ono. Manchester area,prefer pick up or meet somewhere. Need em gone.
  10. cy294

    Winter Tyres all year.

    Is that time again when I've got to change tyres. Currently got All Season tyres on, but wondered if anyone is running winter tyres or has run winter all year round? I haven't got the time or space for two sets of different tyres i.e. summer and winter. So initially went all season, but tyre...
  11. andythom188

    For Sale Devonports with Goodyear mud & snow tyres 6mm tread £650

    Vw devonports with goodyear cargo vector 2 tyres mud & snow 4 peak rated, very good tyres in the rain & snow 6mm tread, just sat in my unit now as the van dont get used much now . Collection from oswestry or do commute to manchester picadilly mon-fri £650
  12. Arrow

    215 75 R16 winters!?

    I'm putting some 215 75 R16 tires on T6.1 using my old T5 steel wheels. Anyone have 75 walled tires on their 16s? Any potential issues. Quite like the swamper look rather than the low profile. It's about 5.5% larger than the standard Devonport 17s I have but I just want them to soak up the pot...
  13. Bronco

    For Sale 225 40 19 £100. Tyres. M + S

    4x. budget tyres for sale. Front pair nearly new. Rapid M+S. Other two Accelera All season for the rear one very good and one in reasonable condition. Photos to follow. Collection Penrith Cumbria £200. Bargain.!
  14. A

    4Motion or 2WD with winter-tyres?

    hi guys just after a bit of advice. does anyone have any experience driving to ski resorts in their vw? thinking more Europe. if so, would you recommend a 4motion T6 or just a normal 2wd with all terrain tyres with option of snow chains for worst case scenario? thank you
  15. teamfly

    Sold 255 45 18 winters

    Set of four Minerva frostrack 255 45 18 winter tyres with 5mm+ tread . 103 load rated. Collection only (Inverness) although I'm travelling to Glasgow tomorrow . £130
  16. AndyAK66

    Sold Kumho Winters

    Set part worn 4 Kumho 255 45 18 103V wintercraft tyres, average 6mm tread on them, no repairs bumps or lumps Have only been used during winter months, November to March, legal requirements when i was driving into Germany for business, otherwise stored in my garage Is this the date...
  17. P

    Winter tyres ok on OEM alloys?

    I'm about to order some winter tyres. The van has alloys fitted. Does this make a difference?
  18. Longster82

    For Sale Devonport Wheels with Goodyear Vector 2 Mud & Snow Tyres £500

    Hi, selling my Devonport wheels with tyres which I took off a 2017 van in July. All four tyres are on circa 7-8mm tread and in very good condition. One wheel was off a 2019 plate van which VW put on at handover. In total, two of the wheels are in excellent as new condition. One has two small...
  19. Paynewright

    All Season Vs Summer & Winters?

    The other day I parked the van up with the steering on full lock. It gave me chance to have a good look at the tread on my Bridgestone A005 all season tyres. I noticed, for the first time, the wear bars are much higher than the normal 1.6mm - probably 4mm or so. I’ve seen this on winter tyres...
  20. Nande2000

    Winter wheel and tyre package

    Hi, I've just ordered a new T30 Highline (r16). I've spec'ed AS tyres but as we're moving away from 4wd I was going to buy a set of steel wheels and winters. Lots of roads round us that aren't gritted in winter and there is a treacherous hill to my kids school that every year the council...