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Frequently Asked Questions

Popular Questions
Tyre Damage Guarantee

Can I still claim for my tyre if the dealer I purchased my tyre at didn’t register my tyre?

No, you cannot claim for a tyre that was never registered. The responsibility is on you as the consumer to ensure that your tyres are registered after purchasing, the dealer is only there to guide or give assistance if needed while you complete the registration.


Who do I contact about a career at Firestone in South Africa?

Call our human resources by dialling 011 923 7500 or email


Who manufactures Firestone tyres?

Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tyre manufacturer.


Is it alright to fit run-flat tyres and conventional tyres on the same car?

No. Conventional tyres do not have run-?at capability and the handling characteristics of the vehicle with these tyres may be different. Only do so in an emergency and temporary basis, but verify that its size, load capacity, in?ation pressure, and speed rating speci?cations meet the requirements of the vehicle.


Can I fill Firestone tyres with nitrogen gas?

Nitrogen is an acceptable inflation gas for use in Firestone passenger, light truck, and truck tyres.