The only snow chain with an automatic removing system


Thule XS-16

Complies with full EU Snow Chain regulations & conformity



Fully reversible for increased chain life

Ease of fitting
Traction capacity
Driving comfort
Thule's/Konig's XS-16 snow chain offers not only simple easy fitting, but uniquely, probably the world's quickest patented dismounting system. Just pull the handle and off they come! Add to these features, a self-tensioning system, and we feel confident that the XS-16 will perform fantastically in all situations.
  • 16 mm inside and on-the-tread clearance.
  • Diamond pattern chain with cross chains.
  • Internal flexible cable.
  • Patented self centering and self tensioning system with micro regulation solution.
  • Unique and patented one hand and external removal system.
  • Patented internal closing hook.
  • Anti-scratch nylon bumpers protecting alloy wheels (optional application).
  • Locking device with rim protectors.
  • Colour-coded parts for easy mounting.
  • Premium quality construction with hardened Manganese Nickel Steel Alloy (MnNi) for greater reliability.
  • Exclusive, stylish, hard-sided packaging, complete with gloves, kneeling mat, mounting instructions and spare parts.
  • Both sides of chain can be used for longer life.
  • Homologations: ö-Norm 5117, ö-Norm 5119, CUNA, UNI 11313, TüV.
  • View PDF Fitting Instructions