Load Ratings On Tires

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Load Ratings On Tires
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  • Load Rating and Load Capacity

  • …2 tires were XL rated tires. Generally, we recommend staying with a tire that has the same load capacity. This is especially important on 3/4-ton and 1-ton pic up trucks. However, for certain car applications it may be acceptable to use a standard load tire when an XL tire was O.E. The tire must…

  • XL Load Tires

  • 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 look at two Max Performance Summer tires

  • Truck Tire Load Ratings

  • …about the load carrying capability of the tire you select. Half-ton pickups can use standard load-rated tires, but 3/4- and 1-ton vehicles require load range D or E tires to meet the Gross Vehicle Axle Weight. For example, a common truck tire size of 245/7R16 is made in standard load, load range C,…

  • Where Do I Find the Load Rating?

  • …the Load Index of your new tires be equal to or greater than the Load Index of the Original Equipment. In most cases, passenger vehicles will use one of three different ratings: * Standard Load - Either nothing is branded on the tire's sidewall or it may be branded Standard Load and identified…


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