Mercedes-Benz GLC 2016-2022 Owners Manual / Wheels and tires / Notes on regularly inspecting wheels and tires

Mercedes-Benz GLC : Wheels and tires / Notes on regularly inspecting wheels and tires

WARNING Risk of injury through damaged tires

Damaged tires can cause tire pressure loss.

Mercedes-Benz GLC. Notes on regularly inspecting wheels and tires Check the tires regularly for signs of damage and replace any damaged tires immediately.

WARNING Risk of hydroplaning due to insufficient tire tread

Insufficient tire tread will result in reduced tire grip.

In heavy rain or slush the risk of hydroplaning is increased, in particular where speed is not adapted to suit the conditions.

Mercedes-Benz GLC. Notes on regularly inspecting wheels and tires Thus, you should regularly check the tread depth and the condition of the tread across the entire width of all tires.

Minimum tread depth for:

  • Summer tires: â in (3 mm)
  • M+S tires: ãin (4 mm)

Mercedes-Benz GLC. Notes on regularly inspecting wheels and tires For safety reasons, replace the tires before the legally-prescribed limit for the minimum tread depth is reached.

Carry out the following checks on all wheels regularly, at least once a month or as required, for example, prior to a long journey or driving offroad:

  • Check the tire pressure.
  • Visually inspect wheels and tires for damage.
  • Check the valve caps.
  • Visual check of the tire tread depth and the tire contact surface across the entire width. The minimum tread depth for summer tires is â in (3 mm) and for winter tires ã in (4 mm).

Mercedes-Benz GLC. Notes on regularly inspecting wheels and tires

Six marks Mercedes-Benz GLC. Notes on regularly inspecting wheels and tires show where the bar indicators (arrow) are integrated into the tire tread. They are visible once a tire tread depth of approximately 1/16 in (1.6 mm) has been reached.

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