225/55R17 Tire Pressure Chart

Proper tire load capacity at specified tire inflation pressures for 225/55R17 tires.

225/55R17 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
225/55R17
SL 97
1235 lbs 1345 lbs 1455 lbs 1554 lbs 1609 lbs Show Specs
225/55R17
XL 101
1246 lbs 1356 lbs 1455 lbs 1565 lbs 1620 lbs 1664 lbs 1764 lbs 1819 lbs Show Specs

225/55R17 97 SL is a Standard Load tire with tire load index of 97 and maximum tire load capacity of 1609 lbs @ 36 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 225/55R17 97 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi. Inflating 225/55R17 97 SL tire over 36 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1609 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 225/55R17 97 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 225/55R17 97 SL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1609 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

225/55R17 101 XL is an Extra Load tire with tire load index of 101 and maximum tire load capacity of 1819 lbs @ 42 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 225/55R17 101 XL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 42 psi. Inflating 225/55R17 101 XL tire over 42 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1819 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 225/55R17 101 XL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 225/55R17 101 XL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1819 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 225/55R17 tire size

154 tire models are available in 225/55R17 tire size. Click on tire model to check its maximum tire inflation and tire load capacity.

Vehicles with 225/55R17 tire size

225/55R17 tire size is used for original equipment tires on 22 vehicles. Click on vehicle model to find its recommended tire pressure for 225/55R17 tires.