How long do Continental run flat tires last?

How long do Continental run flat tires last?

THE QUICK READ: Run flat tires have evolved to be less expensive, more comfortable on the road and to fit all cars. They are safer than regular tires because they can drive up to 100 miles on a flat.

Are run flat tires good for winter?

So it’s not that run-flat tires are bad in the winter. It’s that summer tires are bad in the winter, and these run-flats just happen to be summer tires. Not only will they provide less grip, hardening in the colder temperatures, they’ll also become more brittle, resulting in faster degradation.

Does Continental tires make a run flat tire?

Continental’s self supporting runflat tires are compatible with all standard rims. Thanks to a specially designed reinforced sidewall, they can keep rolling at a speed of 80 km/h for 80 km after being punctured. That means you don’t have to pull over to call for help or change a tire.

Can BMW run-flat tires be repaired?

As long as you haven’t driven on a totally deflated run flat, potentially causing hidden sidewall damage, it can be repaired like any other tire.

How many km should Continental tires last?

Mileage Warranty

Miles Kilometers
ExtremeContact Sportâ„¢ 30000 50000
ProContactâ„¢ GX/TX/RX
S & T Rated 65000 105000
H Rated 55000 90000

What Continental tires are run flats?

Continental ContiProContact SSR 225/55-17 Tire The ContiProContact SSR (Self Supporting Runflat) is Continental’s Grand Touring All-Season run-flat tire designed to provide temporary extended mobility in case of complete air loss due to a puncture.

Is it illegal to repair a run flat TYRE?

If the object in the tyre is at an angle to the tread of less than 30degs then the tyre is NOT repairable. ZP tyres which carry sidewall markings indicating that repairs should not be carried out are still considered non-repairable. Pirelli: Pirelli run flat tyres are not repairable.

How long can a Continental tire last?

Tire manufacturers such as Continental and Michelin say a tire can last up to 10 years provided you get annual tire inspections after the fifth year.


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