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  • "XL" vs. Standard load tires ... what should I do?

  • …desiring a softer feel and are willing to forgo the car’s stability in cornering, the standard load tire will be a more appropriate choice. A perfect example of a tire featuring the XL rating and the standard load in the same size is the 235/70R15 Kumho Solus KR21. Kumho Solus KR21

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  • What Does 'XL' Stand For?

  • …compared to their standard load counterparts, but the difference is not usually obvious. If your car comes with an XL tire, it is recommended to stick with XL options. However, standard load tires can still be used provided they meet the vehicle's GAWR (Gross Axle Weight Rating) requirements. The vehicle's…

  • XL Load Tires

  • Have you seen this message when searching for tires on our website? The following tire you have selected has a higher load rating than the vehicle's Original Equipment (O.E.) tires. This typically results in increased ride harshness, which some customers may find undesirable. What does this mean? Let's…

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  • Load Rating and Load Capacity

  • …asked for a specific load capacity for the tires on his 2007 Audi S4. He was changing the wheels and rightly noticed that his Original Equipment (O.E.) Continental ContiSportContact 2 tires were XL rated tires. Generally, we recommend staying with a tire that has the same load capacity. This is especially…

  • Quick and Easy Guide to Load Ratings

  • …considering load ratings for your vehicle's tires: The main thing to check is whether your car uses Standard Load or Extra Load tires. Extra Load tires will have an XL (eXtra Load) or RF (ReinForced) after their size to indicate the rating. If you're keeping the size the same, you can keep the same rating. If…

  • Where Do I Find the Load Rating?

  • …different ratings: * Standard Load - Either nothing is branded on the tire's sidewall or it may be branded Standard Load and identified by an SL in their description, as in P235/75R-15 SL. * Extra Load - P-Metric tires branded Extra Load are identified by an XL in their descriptions, as in P235/75R-15 XL. *…

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