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Tire chains, if necessary, should be installed on the front wheels. Be sure that the chains are installed in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions. To minimize tire and chain wear, do not continue to use tire chains when they are no longer needed.

WARNING: o When driving on roads covered with snow or ice, drive at less than 20 mph. o Use the SAE "S" class or wire & plastic chains. o Don't use a tire chains on a vehicle equipped with aluminium wheels. If it is unavoidable use wire-type chains. o Use wire chains less than 15mm to prevent damage to the chain's connection. o If you have noise caused by chains contacting the body, retighten the chain to avoid contact with the vehicle body. o To prevent body damage, retighten the chains after driving 0.3~0.6 miles.

    Snow tires
    If you equip your car with snow tires, they should be the same size and have the same load capacity as the original tires. Snow tires should be installed on all four wheels; otherwise, poor ha ...

    Tire rotation
    Tires should be rotated every 7,500 miles (12,000 km). If you notice that tires are wearing unevenly between rotations, have the car checked by a Hyundai dealer so the cause may be correct ...

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    Flat spots due to long term parking
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