P215/55R16 Tire Pressure Chart

Proper tire load capacity at specified tire inflation pressures for P215/55R16 tires.

P215/55R16 is a P-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
P215/55R16
91 SL
1179 lbs 1246 lbs 1312 lbs 1356 lbs Show Specs
P215/55R16
94 XL
1179 lbs 1246 lbs 1312 lbs 1356 lbs 1422 lbs 1477 lbs Show Specs

P215/55R16 91 SL is a Standard Load tire with tire load index of 91 and maximum tire load capacity of 1356 lbs @ 35 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for P215/55R16 91 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 35 psi. Inflating P215/55R16 91 SL tire over 35 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1356 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with P215/55R16 91 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload P215/55R16 91 SL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1356 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

P215/55R16 94 XL is an Extra Load tire with tire load index of 94 and maximum tire load capacity of 1477 lbs @ 41 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for P215/55R16 94 XL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 41 psi. Inflating P215/55R16 94 XL tire over 41 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1477 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with P215/55R16 94 XL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload P215/55R16 94 XL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1477 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 P215/55R16 tire size

1 tire model is available in P215/55R16 tire size. Click on tire model to check its maximum tire inflation and tire load capacity.

Vehicles with P215/55R16 tire size

P215/55R16 tire size is used for original equipment tires on 2 vehicles. Click on vehicle model to find its recommended tire pressure for P215/55R16 tires.