449 Wairakei Road, Burnside

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Snow Chains,

Sales and repair

We sell Snowdriver diamond style snow chains. Good for ski access roads and mountain passes. For use on SUVs and cars. We also sell Austrian made Pewag Snow Chains.

We also sell the Icebreaker ladder style snow chains. These are the preferred items for the 4WD enthusiast. They come in medium duty (6mm links) and Heavy duty (7.1mm links)

The heavy duty are really that. Fantastic traction on ice snow and mud!!!

We have been selling "Snow Chains" at Burnside Motors for more than 20 years and understand the needs of our customers.


We are also able to lengthen, shorten, and repair Ladder type Snow Chains to suit your needs.

For Fitting instructions. Icebreaker type Snow Chains, please see the picture at the bottom of the page.

(Easiest Way to Fit Chains)


We supply and fit several makes and brands of tyres. Our Preferred brand is Kumho but we can supply most types to help make up a pair. Goodride is our budget brand which is still very good quality, but at a chinese budget price.

We are widly known around town for our fair prices and have supplied to rental fleets as well as our loyal customers. Come try out our friendly approachable staff.







Fitting Instructions for Ladder type chains.

(Easiest Way to Fit Chains)

Burnside Motors

578 Wairakei Road


Christchurch 8053

Ph 64 3 3598 060

Fax 64 3 3598 060