Tire Sidewall Markings

Shop By
Want to refine your selection? Search By Vehicle
Tire Sidewall Markings
Related Categories: Indonesia | M S Rated | Speed Rating Chart | How To Read Tire Information | What Does The M+s Mean | Sidewall Rating | Tire Information Guide | M S Meaning | Mud And Snow Tires | Tire Sidewall Information
  • What is a Mud and Snow Tire?

  • …to mud or off-roading. When looking for a tire specifically for snow use, look for the mountain/snowflake branding that indicates a tire is truly designed to excel in winter conditions. Should you need help identifying the sidewall markings on your tires, read "Sidewall Markings."

  • Tires for Your Hyundai Genesis Sedan Marked Down

  • …235/50R18 Original Equipment Dunlop SP5000 M tires. Make sure to the check your tire sidewalls to verify size as Hyundai used more than one wheel size on the 2009-current model Genesis Sedan. If it's time to replace your 235/50R18 Genesis tires, consider the 235/50R18 Michelin Latitude Tour…

  • Always check your tire size

  • …when you are entering or exiting the car to check what tire size is currently installed. If you have not looked closely at a tire before, the variety of markings on it can be a bit intimidating. For help in deciphering the writing on the tire, read “Sidewall Markings” in our Tech Center.

  • What Does 'XL' Stand For?

  • …on the tire's sidewall. An extra load tire will have a higher load index than a standard tire. For more information on properly understanding the letters and numbers on your tire's sidewall, read "Sidewall Markings." If your car normally uses a standard load tire, it is allowed…

Powered by Powered by SLI Systems


Need help choosing the right product for your vehicle? Our team of highly trained experts has the knowledge and passion to help.

Just pick up the phone and give us a ring. Our experts love solving problems and lending a hand (or ear).