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Tire chains on AWD - a no-no?
-MY- A4 manual ('97, USA) states quite clearly and unambiguously that snow
chains are not compatible with, and will damage, the car. New Zealand may
have a slightly different designed-car.
>From: Greg Spark
>My A4 manual states (p. 132):
> -Snow chains will improve braking ability as well as traction in winter
> -Where snow chains are compulsory on certain roads, this also applies
> to cars with four-wheel drive.
> -The snow chains must only be fitted on the front wheels - this also
> applies to cars with four-wheel drive.