Tire Size What Does It Mean

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Tire Size What Does It Mean
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  • FAQ - WHEELS
  • …wheels? * How do you know what wheel fits my vehicle? * What does offset mean? How does it relate to backspacing? * What is the purpose of centering rings? Are they required? * Why do I need to re-torque the lug hardware on new wheels? * What happens if I don't buy Tire Pressure Monitoring System…

  • What's in a letter?
  • T, Z, W...These letters appear on a tire, but what do they mean? Speed ratings can be a little confusing. I get many calls like this one: "I have an 08 BMW 328i and I need a Z-rated tire." To be honest, Z-rated used to mean a lot more than it does now. When speed ratings first came out, Z was thought…

  • What Does the UTQG Rating Mean?
  • tire is run in a vehicle convey along with standardized course monitoring tires. Vehicles repeatedly run a prescribed 400-mile test loop in Texas for a total of 7,200 miles. The vehicles can have its alignment set, air pressure checked and tires rotated every 800 miles. Test tire's and monitoring tire's

  • What Does 'XL' Stand For?
  • …different size. When talking about tires, XL really means extra load. These tires can use higher air pressure to support more weight than a standard tire of the same size. If you want to see whether your current tires are standard or extra load, you can check the service description on the tire's sidewall…




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