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Quick and Easy Guide to Load Ratings


…with exceptionally poor road conditions * Tow or carry heavy loads on a daily basis When driving a heavier truck or van (250, 350, 2500 or 3500), you must use an LT rated tire with a load range E. For some 3/4 ton vehicles a load range D will also work. You may have heard of "10 Ply" or "8 Ply" tires…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Specs Explained: Maximum Load


…Tires Load Ranges Abbreviated Max Load Pressure Standard Load (SL) 36 psi (250 kPa) Extra Load** (RF) or (XL) 42 psi (290 kPa) **Reinforced and Extra Load nomenclature may be used interchangeably to designate heavy-duty tires LT-Metric and Flotation Light Truck Tires Load Range Abbreviated Max Load Pressure…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Specs Explained


…maximum load is rated. Listed below are the air pressures at which maximum load is rated for popular P-metric and LT tires: Tire Load Ranges Inflation Pressure Assigned For 'Maximum Load' Ratings P-metric Standard Load (SL) 35 psi Extra Load (XL) 41 psi Light Truck Load Range C (LRC) 50 psi Load Range D…

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Where Do I Find the Load Rating?


…deeper into the alphabet you go, the higher the load rating. The letter replaces the old ply rating system with a load range E being equivalent to a 10 ply. Since light truck tires are often available in multiple load ranges, the appropriate load range is identified immediately following the size's rim…

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Tire Tech Information - Load Range/Ply Rating Identification


…and carry heavier loads). Before load ranges were adopted, ply ratings and/or the actual number of carcass plies were used to identify the relative strength with higher numeric ratings or plies identifying tires featuring stronger, heavier duty constructions. Today's load range/ply ratings do not count…

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Load Range E 10 Ply Tires for Heavy Duty Use

Load Range E 10 Ply Tires for Heavy Duty Use


…trucks to pull those trailers? Many full-sized pickups and cargo vans require load range E tires. If your pickup truck or van is a 2500 or 3500 (commonly called 3/4 ton or 1 ton), your vehicle falls into this category. Load range E tires are the equivalent of the older 10 ply rated tires and are often still…

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