P255/70R16 Tire Pressure Chart

Proper tire load capacity at specified tire inflation pressures for P255/70R16 tires.

P255/70R16 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
P255/70R16
109 SL
1962 lbs 2072 lbs 2172 lbs 2271 lbs Show Specs
P255/70R16
112 XL
1962 lbs 2072 lbs 2172 lbs 2271 lbs 2359 lbs 2469 lbs Show Specs

P255/70R16 109 SL is a Standard Load tire with tire load index of 109 and maximum tire load capacity of 2271 lbs @ 35 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for P255/70R16 109 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 35 psi. Inflating P255/70R16 109 SL tire over 35 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 2271 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with P255/70R16 109 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload P255/70R16 109 SL tire above its maximum load capacity of 2271 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

P255/70R16 112 XL is an Extra Load tire with tire load index of 112 and maximum tire load capacity of 2469 lbs @ 41 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for P255/70R16 112 XL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 41 psi. Inflating P255/70R16 112 XL tire over 41 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 2469 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with P255/70R16 112 XL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload P255/70R16 112 XL tire above its maximum load capacity of 2469 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 P255/70R16 tire size

21 tire models are available in P255/70R16 tire size. Click on tire model to check its maximum tire inflation and tire load capacity.

Vehicles with P255/70R16 tire size

P255/70R16 tire size is used for original equipment tires on 4 vehicles. Click on vehicle model to find its recommended tire pressure for P255/70R16 tires.