Toyota Camry 2010 Hybrid Owners Manual

Selecting tire chains

Selecting tire chains

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2-5. Driving information
Selecting tire chains
Use the correct tire chain size when mounting the snow chains. 
Chain size is regulated for each tire size.
Side chain:
 0.12 in. (3 mm) in diameter
 0.39 in. (10 mm) in width
 1.18 in. (30 mm) in length
Cross chain:
 0.16 in. (4 mm) in diameter
 0.55 in. (14 mm) in width
 0.98 in. (25 mm) in length
Regulations on the use of snow chains
● Regulations regarding the use of tire chains vary according to loca-
tion and type of road. Always check local regulations before install-
ing chains.
● Install the chains on the front tires.
● Retighten the chains after driving 1/4 - 1/2 mile (0.5 - 1.0 km).
When driving the vehicle
Accelerate the vehicle slowly and drive at a reduced speed suit-
able to road conditions.
When parking the vehicle
Park the vehicle and move the shift lever to P without setting the
parking brake. The parking brake may freeze up, preventing it
from being released.