What Mean These Letters On Vehicle Tires?
We either take the advice of others to buy a tire or we know the truth of what the shopkeeper tells us, while never paying attention to the information on the tire, though it can help us get the most important information about the tire. Whenever you buy a tire, you must look at the level above what information they get. Let’s see what kind of numbers you see on the tire (195 / 55 R 16 87V)
- 195 means the tire width is 195 millimeter
- 55 This is the number representing the height and width ratio, i.e. 55% of the height width.
- R Radial Construction
- 16 Means wheel, 16 this is the diameter of the wheel, i.e. the tire you are looking at will fit on a 16 inch diameter wheel.
- 87V Means load capacity of tire, speed symbol indicates the maximum speed for the Tyre at the full load in this case up to 18 meter per hour.
We either take the advice of others to buy a tire, or we know the truth about what the shopkeeper tells us, while never paying attention to the information on the tire, although with the help of this we get very important tire information. In the future, whenever you buy a tire, you must look at the top and what information they get.