Frequently Asked Questions

Popular Questions

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

Call our human resources by dialling 011 923 7500 or email [email protected]


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.


How do I know which tyre to buy?

The best thing to do when its time to replace your tyres is consult your vehicle owner’s manual and tyre information placard for recommendations.