195/55R16 Tire Pressure Chart

Proper tire load capacity at specified tire inflation pressures for 195/55R16 tires.

195/55R16 is a Metric tire size that comes with 2 tire load index and load range options.

Tire Size 26 psi 29 psi 32 psi 35 psi 36 psi (SL) 38 psi (XL) 41 psi 42 psi
195/55R16
SL 87
921 lbs 1005 lbs 1087 lbs 1168 lbs 1202 lbs Show Specs
195/55R16
XL 91
923 lbs 1007 lbs 1089 lbs 1170 lbs 1197 lbs 1250 lbs 1330 lbs 1356 lbs Show Specs

195/55R16 87 SL is a Standard Load tire with tire load index of 87 and maximum tire load capacity of 1202 lbs @ 36 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 195/55R16 87 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi. Inflating 195/55R16 87 SL tire over 36 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1202 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 195/55R16 87 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 195/55R16 87 SL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1202 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

195/55R16 91 XL is an Extra Load tire with tire load index of 91 and maximum tire load capacity of 1356 lbs @ 42 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 195/55R16 91 XL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 42 psi. Inflating 195/55R16 91 XL tire over 42 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1356 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 195/55R16 91 XL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 195/55R16 91 XL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1356 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

All listed data is for informational purposes only. TirePsi.com does not warrant or make any representations regarding the accuracy of or the results of the use of this information. Always refer to vehicle owner's manual for recommended tire pressure settings. Never overinflate or overload a tire beyond its maximum capabilities listed on sidewall. For individual tire size, refer to its load and inflation table.

Tires with 195/55R16 tire size

79 tire models are available in 195/55R16 tire size. Click on tire model to check its maximum tire inflation and tire load capacity.

Vehicles with 195/55R16 tire size

195/55R16 tire size is used for original equipment tires on 2 vehicles. Click on vehicle model to find its recommended tire pressure for 195/55R16 tires.