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What Does the UTQG Rating Mean?

What Does the UTQG Rating Mean?


…shopping for tires the rating of most interest to consumers is the UTQG. However, this is also the rating with the least amount of consistency among manufacturers. It's important to realize that the Department of Transportation does not conduct these tests. The UTQG ratings are assigned by the tire…

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Tire Tech Information - Uniform Tire Quality Grade (UTQG) Standards


…light truck tires, winter/snow tires, temporary spare tires, trailer tires, tires under 12" in diameter and other select tires. When looking at UTQG ratings it is important to realize that the Department of Transportation does not conduct the tests. The grades are assigned by the tire manufacturers based…

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UTQG... Does it Matter to Me?


…capabilities. When viewing UTQG ratings, it's important to note that the grades are assigned by the tire manufacturers and not the originators of the test, the U.S. Department of Transportation. The following three components will help you better understand how the UTQG rating works: 1. 100-700 - The first…

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Your Questions About UTQG Ratings Answered

Your Questions About UTQG Ratings Answered


What does "UTQG" stand for? Uniform Tire Quality Grade. It consists of a numeric treadwear rating, a letter traction rating and a letter temperature rating. Should I use these ratings to decide what tire is best? Short answer: No. While they contain some useful information, UTQG ratings are generally…

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A Simple Guide to UTQG

A Simple Guide to UTQG


Often times, customers ask about the UTQG rating on tires. The UTQG ratings were designed to provide consumers with useful information to help them purchase tires based on their relative treadwear, traction and temperature capabilities. Treadwear is a rating on how long the tire should last; the higher…

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UTQG Treadwear Numbers: What Do They Mean?


…as Traction Grades and Temperature Resistance, UTQG treadwear numbers are published by the manufacturer based upon their test findings of a tire's life expectancy. It's important to note that not all manufacturer's standards are equal and similar ratings may lead to different real world results between…

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Review of: Michelin Primacy MXV4


…KS. Tire was rated %231 by Consumer Reports in Oct, 2009.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EI got 65,000 out of these before down to 4/32 and best tire I ever owned. Problem for buyers of new tires is Primacy H rated at 620 UTQG tread wear is discontinued leaving only the V rated at 500 OTQG. V rated Primacy now OEM…

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Review of: Michelin Primacy MXV4


…KS. Tire was rated %231 by Consumer Reports in Oct, 2009.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EI got 65,000 out of these before down to 4/32 and best tire I ever owned. Problem for buyers of new tires is Primacy H rated at 620 UTQG tread wear is discontinued leaving only the V rated at 500 OTQG. V rated Primacy now OEM…

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Review of: Michelin Primacy MXV4


…KS. Tire was rated %231 by Consumer Reports in Oct, 2009.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EI got 65,000 out of these before down to 4/32 and best tire I ever owned. Problem for buyers of new tires is Primacy H rated at 620 UTQG tread wear is discontinued leaving only the V rated at 500 OTQG. V rated Primacy now OEM…

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Review of: Michelin Primacy MXV4


…KS. Tire was rated %231 by Consumer Reports in Oct, 2009.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EI got 65,000 out of these before down to 4/32 and best tire I ever owned. Problem for buyers of new tires is Primacy H rated at 620 UTQG tread wear is discontinued leaving only the V rated at 500 OTQG. V rated Primacy now OEM…

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Review of: Michelin Primacy MXV4


…KS. Tire was rated %231 by Consumer Reports in Oct, 2009.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EI got 65,000 out of these before down to 4/32 and best tire I ever owned. Problem for buyers of new tires is Primacy H rated at 620 UTQG tread wear is discontinued leaving only the V rated at 500 OTQG. V rated Primacy now OEM…

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Review of: Michelin Primacy MXV4


…KS. Tire was rated %231 by Consumer Reports in Oct, 2009.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EI got 65,000 out of these before down to 4/32 and best tire I ever owned. Problem for buyers of new tires is Primacy H rated at 620 UTQG tread wear is discontinued leaving only the V rated at 500 OTQG. V rated Primacy now OEM…

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