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Tire Tech Information - Tire Specs Explained: Measuring Rim Width
…/50R15 7.0" P225/45R17 7.5" P225/40R18 8.0" The assigned measuring rim width changes with the tire size's section width and with the tire size's aspect ratio. As tire section width increases, the measuring rim width increases proportionately in 1/2" increments. Therefore, relatively narrow wheel widths…

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Installation is Even Easier!
Installation is Even Easier!
…that the "Series" of the tire is the second part of the tire's size. For example, a 205/65R15 is a 65 Series tire. More information on sidewall aspect ratio can be found by reading "Tire Size Guide." * 60 Series and up $12.00 * 50-55 Series $12.00 * 40-45 Series $15.00 * 35 Series and lower $19.00 We…

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Plus 1 Plus 2 Equals What?
…section width (first number in the size) while decreasing the aspect ratio (second number in the size). The wheel size stays the same so you will not have to purchase new wheels. Plus 1 - Increase the section width while decreasing aspect ratio but also increase the wheel size by 1 inch. The result is approximately…

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How Do I Know What Kind of Tire I Need?
How Do I Know What Kind of Tire I Need?
…a look at tires in the Standard Touring All-Season category. Tires in this category are typically available in lower speed ratings and higher aspect ratio sizes. They often place more of an emphasis on ride comfort and treadwear than Grand Touring tires. Passenger All-Season - While the steering response…

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More on Plus Sizing
…shorter and wider. While the shape changes, the size (area) of the contact patch remains relatively unchanged. * High aspect ratio = tall and narrow contact patch* Short aspect ratio = chort and wide contact patchWhat does this mean? The tread blocks with a taller, narrow profile have more deflection…

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Review of: Goodyear Eagle GS-D
…before these tires run out of stick-um. I had to drop to 45 ratio tires to get tires to fit this time. Turned out to be OK%21 If I can%27t get the same tire next time, I would rather buy bigger rims and go one size up and 35 or 40 aspect ratio than switch tires%21%21%21%21 The rears usually last only…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Size Conversion Chart
…load capacity, followed by an "R" if radial ply construction, the tire's aspect ratio and wheel diameter. So while G78-15, G70-15 and G60-15 sized tires are all rated to carry the same maximum load, their different aspect ratios resulted in tires with the overall diameters indicated below. Tire Size Overall…

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Standard Touring All-Season Tires
…tire's appearance with a passenger tire's smooth, quiet ride. Standard Touring tires are typically available in the lower speed ratings and higher aspect ratio sizes and place more emphasis on ride comfort and treadwear than Grand Touring tires. View survey results for Standard Touring tires. BFGoodrich…

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Review of: Goodyear Eagle GS-D
…before these tires run out of stick-um. I had to drop to 45 ratio tires to get tires to fit this time. Turned out to be OK%21 If I can%27t get the same tire next time, I would rather buy bigger rims and go one size up and 35 or 40 aspect ratio than switch tires%21%21%21%21 The rears usually last only…

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Winter Wheels & Winter Tires for Your Vehicle Made Easy
…suggest an affordable wheel and tire package for winter, downsizing the wheel and tire whenever possible. By downsizing, you get a higher sidewall aspect ratio along with a narrower tread width that helps the tire cut the snow. But what do you do about your tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS)? Most…

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Tire Size Conversion Chart
…N * When replacing Alpha Numeric tires with Euro-metric or P-metric tires, look for the Euro-metric or P-metric size listed in the equivalent aspect ratio. For example, when replacing a FR78-14, you would look up the appropriate 75-series size, the 205/75R14. If replacing a FR70-14, you would look…

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What are Tire Performance Categories? Which Tire is Best for Me?
…bold appearance and responsive handling with a passenger tire's smooth, quite ride. Standard Touring All-Season -Lower speed ratings and taller aspect ratio sizes than Grand Touring tires with more emphasis placed on ride comfort and treadwear. Passenger All-Season -Long wear, a plush quiet ride, predictable…

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