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What Tire Numbers Mean
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  • Frequently Asked Questions

  • …these optional tire sizes are based on vehicle specific wheel sizes/offsets offered by Tire Rack. 24,157 out of 48,042 people found this answer helpful • Was this answer helpful to you? Yes | No Thank you for submitting feedback on this answer. What does speed rating mean and what is correct…

  • What is a coil over?

  • …vehicle a very race-like approach to its suspension. At Tire Rack, we stock a number of coil-over applications. For example, the Bilstein PSS10 is a fully adjustable coil-over system that provides 10 adjustment settings (all of which are numbered so you don't have to count clicks). And the H&R…

  • Aftermarket Wheels

  • …that is often found on vehicles. An upgrade to aftermarket wheels adds an element of style to the vehicle, but what they fail to realize—aftermarket wheels have a number of performance benefits, too. Especially if they're alloy wheels: 1. Reduced unsprung weight compared to steel…

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  • 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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  • What Does 'XL' Stand For?

  • tires, XL really means extra load. These tires can use higher air pressure to support more weight than a standard tire of the same size. If you want to see whether your current tires are standard or extra load, you can check the service description on the tire's sidewall. An extra load tire will…


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