Scope: The certification mark applies to normal tyres (summer), M&S- and snow tyres (Three Peak Mountain Snow Flake “3PMSF”) for motor vehicles.
Basis of certification: The certification mark is awarded within the framework of voluntary testing and certification. The test procedure was developed by TÜV SÜD Product Service. To be awarded the TÜV SÜD certification mark, the tyre to be tested must comply with certain threshold values in the tests. The threshold values are based on either a reference condition or fixed reference values. The tyre must also fulfill all minimum requirements set forth in Regulations ECE R30 and ECE R117.
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