California Department of Transportation
 

Road Information - Winter Driving Tips - Chain Installation

Before driving, check with the Caltrans Highway Information Network (CHIN) 800.427.7623

Chain Installation Chart

Guidelines for Chain Control

The chain installation chart for all vehicles is presented here in Adobe Portable Document format. If you do not have the most current Acrobat Reader from Adobe click here to download.

THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO PREVENT ANY VEHICLE FROM ENTERING A CHAIN CONTROL AREA WHEN IT IS DETERMINED THE VEHICLE WILL EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY IN SAFELY TRAVELING THE AREA.