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Old 07-14-2011, 06:26 PM
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Default understanding tire size

Can anyone tell me how to understand the bunch of numbers that are given to tell the tire size here is an example 31x10.50R-15LT
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Old 07-14-2011, 06:28 PM
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Default Re: understanding tire size

31 is height 10.5 is width 15 is rim. say 235/75r15, 235 is width, 75 is 75% of 235 is the sidewall height and 15 is rim
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Old 07-14-2011, 07:36 PM
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Can anyone tell me how to understand the bunch of numbers that are given to tell the tire size here is an example 31x10.50R-15LT
Also, the above measurements are in inches. With 235/75R15 numbering, 235 is in millimeters or centimeters. Metric, whatever it is.
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