215/70R16 Tire Pressure Chart

Proper tire load capacity at specified tire inflation pressures for 215/70R16 tires.

215/70R16 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
215/70R16
SL 100
1356 lbs 1477 lbs 1587 lbs 1709 lbs 1764 lbs Show Specs
215/70R16
SL 99
1312 lbs 1433 lbs 1543 lbs 1653 lbs 1709 lbs Show Specs

215/70R16 100 SL is a Standard Load tire with tire load index of 100 and maximum tire load capacity of 1764 lbs @ 36 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 215/70R16 100 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi. Inflating 215/70R16 100 SL tire over 36 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1764 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 215/70R16 100 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 215/70R16 100 SL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1764 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

215/70R16 99 SL is a Standard Load tire with tire load index of 99 and maximum tire load capacity of 1709 lbs @ 36 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 215/70R16 99 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi. Inflating 215/70R16 99 SL tire over 36 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1709 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 215/70R16 99 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 215/70R16 99 SL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1709 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 215/70R16 tire size

85 tire models are available in 215/70R16 tire size. Click on tire model to check its maximum tire inflation and tire load capacity.

Vehicles with 215/70R16 tire size

215/70R16 tire size is used for original equipment tires on 3 vehicles. Click on vehicle model to find its recommended tire pressure for 215/70R16 tires.