P225/40R16 Tire Pressure Chart

Proper tire load capacity at specified tire inflation pressures for P225/40R16 tires.

P225/40R16 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
P225/40R16
80 LL
805 lbs 860 lbs 915 lbs 970 lbs 992 lbs Show Specs
P225/40R16
85 SL
871 lbs 948 lbs 1025 lbs 1102 lbs 1135 lbs Show Specs

P225/40R16 80 LL is a Light Load tire with tire load index of 80 and maximum tire load capacity of 992 lbs @ 36 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for P225/40R16 80 LL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi. Inflating P225/40R16 80 LL tire over 36 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 992 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with P225/40R16 80 LL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload P225/40R16 80 LL tire above its maximum load capacity of 992 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

P225/40R16 85 SL is a Standard Load tire with tire load index of 85 and maximum tire load capacity of 1135 lbs @ 36 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for P225/40R16 85 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi. Inflating P225/40R16 85 SL tire over 36 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1135 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with P225/40R16 85 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload P225/40R16 85 SL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1135 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 P225/40R16 tire size

No available tire models with P225/40R16 tire size.

Vehicles with P225/40R16 tire size

No available vehicles with P225/40R16 as original equipment tire size.