265/40R21 Tire Pressure Chart

Proper tire load capacity at specified tire inflation pressures for 265/40R21 tires.

265/40R21 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
265/40R21
SL 101
1394 lbs 1521 lbs 1931 lbs 2047 lbs 2094 lbs Show Specs
265/40R21
XL 105
1388 lbs 1515 lbs 1639 lbs 1760 lbs 1800 lbs 1880 lbs 1999 lbs 2039 lbs Show Specs

265/40R21 101 SL is a Standard Load tire with tire load index of 101 and maximum tire load capacity of 2094 lbs @ 36 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 265/40R21 101 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi. Inflating 265/40R21 101 SL tire over 36 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 2094 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 265/40R21 101 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 265/40R21 101 SL tire above its maximum load capacity of 2094 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

265/40R21 105 XL is an Extra Load tire with tire load index of 105 and maximum tire load capacity of 2039 lbs @ 42 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 265/40R21 105 XL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 42 psi. Inflating 265/40R21 105 XL tire over 42 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 2039 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 265/40R21 105 XL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 265/40R21 105 XL tire above its maximum load capacity of 2039 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 265/40R21 tire size

21 tire models are available in 265/40R21 tire size. Click on tire model to check its maximum tire inflation and tire load capacity.

Vehicles with 265/40R21 tire size

265/40R21 tire size is used for original equipment tires on 16 vehicles. Click on vehicle model to find its recommended tire pressure for 265/40R21 tires.