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Related Categories: Trailer Tires Load Range E | Load Range E | Load Range D | Load Range Weight | Load Rating E | Xl Rf | Trailer Tire Load Range Chart | Load Rating C | Load Range C | 10 Ply Tires
  • Quick and Easy Guide to Load Ratings

  • …heavier truck or van (250, 350, 2500 or 3500), you must use an LT rated tire with a load range E. For some 3/4 ton vehicles a load range D will also work. You may have heard of "10 Ply" or "8 Ply" tires. This comes from the days of bias-ply tires, when heavier rated tires had a…

  • Related Products: Load Range Weight | Xl Rf | Load Range Xl
  • Truck Tire Load Ratings

  • …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, D…

  • LT Tires vs. Passenger Tires

  • …to use a standard load tire on their truck or sport utility when a higher load range is required. Based on the specs they read, they assumed they would carry the load. That was not the case. LT (light truck) tires are designed around the same basic rules as commercial tires. They have sufficient…

  • Best 10 Ply Tires

  • …need 10 ply tires? What is Load Range E? If you're not familiar with these tire terms, don't worry, we can help. Most 3/4- and 1-ton trucks are going to require a Load Range E, also known as a 10 ply tire, for proper load carrying capacity. Many drivers of half-ton trucks also prefer them…

  • General Winter/Snow Tires at Tire Rack

  • …winter / snow tires includes Altimax Arctic Studdable Winter tires in sizes for sport cars, coupes, sedans, minivans and crossover vehicles, as well as Altimax Arctic LT Light Truck/SUV Studdable Winter / Snow tires in Load Range D or Load Range E sizes for heavy-duty pickup trucks, sport utility…


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