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Chevrolet Sonic Repair Manual: All Seasons Tires Description

Chevrolet Sonic Repair Manual / Chassis / Wheels/Tires / Tires / All Seasons Tires Description


Most GM vehicles are equipped with steel belted all-season radial tires as standard

Most GM vehicles are equipped with steel belted all-season radial tires as standard equipment. These tires qualify as snow tires, with a higher than average rating for snow traction than the non-all season radial tires previously used. Other performance areas, such as wet traction, rolling resistance, tread life, and air retention, are also improved. This is done by improvements in both tread design and tread compounds. These tires are identified by an M + S molded in the tire side wall after the tire size. The suffix MS is also molded in the tire side wall after the TPC specification number.

The optional handling tires used on some vehicles now also have the MS marking after the tire size and the TPC specification number.

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Aluminum Wheel Refinishing
Finish Damage Evaluation Procedure Note: If the wheels are chrome-plated, do not re-plate or refinish the wheels. If the wheels are polished aluminum, do not r ...

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Immobilizer Light
The immobilizer light should come on briefly as the engine is started. If it does not come on, have the vehicle serviced by your dealer. If the system is working normally, the indicator light turns off. If the light stays on and the engine does not start, there could be a problem with the i ...

Brake Rotor/Drum Balance Inspection
Support the vehicle drive axle on a suitable hoist. Refer to Lifting and Jacking the Vehicle. Remove the tire and wheel assemblies from the drive axle. Refer to Tire and Wheel Removal and Installation. Warning: Refer to Work Stall Test Warning. Reinstall the wheel nuts in ...

Input and Output Speed Sensor Installation
Input and Output Speed Sensor Installation Callout Component Name 1 Input Speed Sensor Assembly Seals 2 Input Speed Sensor Assembly 3 Input Speed Sensor Bolt  ...

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