How To Read A Tire
How to read the markings on the sidewall of a tire?
01 Reading a tire size of P215/65R/15 95H, what does the '215' represent?
The date of manufacture Cost of the tire Width of the tire in millimeters Diameter of the tire
02 Reading a tire size of P215/65R/15 95H, what does the '65' represent?
Aspect ratio Number of sipes per tire Depth of tread Expected life of tread (miles x 1000)
03 Reading a tire size of P215/65R/15 95H, what does the 'R' represent?
Round tire Radial tire Robust tread Radical tread
04 Reading a tire size of P215/65R/15 95H, what does the '15' represent?
Inflation pressure Pounds of torque on lug nuts Depth of tread Diameter of rim
05 Reading a tire size of P215/65R/15 95H, what does the '95' represent?
Maximum operating temperature Maximum inflation pressure Load index Factory of manufacture
06 Reading a tire size of P215/65R/15 95H, what does the 'H' represent?
Heaviness of vehicle Heck if I know Speed rating Type of material used
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