What Does Tire Size Mean

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What Does Tire Size Mean
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  • What Does "ZR" Mean?

  • What Does "ZR" Mean?

    size, for example P245/40R18 or LT315/70R17. But what does it mean when the tire says "P245/40ZR18"? For that, you need to know a little bit about speed ratings. Speed ratings on tires are expressed in letters and are generally listed along with the load index for a tire after the size,

  • What Does 'XL' Stand For?

  • What Does 'XL' Stand For?

    …to the size of certain tires. Because XL is commonly used as an abbreviation for extra large, many of them think that the XL tire will be a 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…

  • What Does the UTQG Rating Mean?

  • What Does the UTQG Rating Mean?

    …driven.The tires have only experienced a little tread wear after the 7,200 miles test course, this means the tire manufacturers need to extrapolate their data from the test run and give their interpretation of how long their tire will last in relation to the course monitoring tires. Some of these…

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  • Tires on Backorder-What am I looking at for a wait?

  • …say the average wait on a tire that is backordered is around 6 weeks or so. It does not mean that the item is discontinued, as they will make it again. It simply means that the particular product you are looking for is loosing out in production priority-Maybe it's an odd size or specialized product,…

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  • Tire Speed Ratings

  • …the end of your tire's size? It represents the tire speed ratings. (If you aren't sure what your tire size is, just check the sidewall.) For example, if your tire size is 225/50R16 89S, the letter "S" would represent your tire speed ratings. But what does it mean? Tire speed ratings tell…




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