- What is the difference between 205 70 R15 and 205 65 R15?
- Can I use 205 tires instead of 195?
- Can 195 65r15 replace 205 70R15?
- Can 205 75r15 replace 215 70R15?
- Can 195 65r15 replace 205 65r15?
- What does 205 mean on a tire?
- What is the difference between 195 and 205?
- What is the difference between 205 and 215 tires?
- How big is a 205 75R15 tire?
- What is the difference between 205 70R15 and 205 75r15?
- What's the difference between 215 and 235?
- How wide is a 225 70R15 tire?
- What does 205 65R15 mean on tires?
- Can I use 205 55r16 instead of 195 65R15?

## What is the difference between 205 70 R15 and 205 65 R15?

Tire sizes are metric, and are read as follows: 205(tread width in mm)/65(side wall ratio, so 65% of tread width)R15(rim 15 inch diameter). So a 65 series tire in the same tread width will be slightly shorter, 25.49 inches tall vs 26.3 inches on the 70 series tire.

## Can I use 205 tires instead of 195?

You should be fine. The things to realize however are, that the cross sectional tread width will be 10mm narrower (205 vs 195), and thus the sidewall will be marginally shorter.

## Can 195 65r15 replace 205 70R15?

Yes they could be mounted on the same rim, but the 205/70 will be much taller, it will throw off the speedometer too much to use.

## Can 205 75r15 replace 215 70R15?

A 205/75-15 tire will fit as long as the wheels are 5 to 6-1/2 inches wide (inside where the tire rides). ...

## Can 195 65r15 replace 205 65r15?

You should be fine. The things to realize however are, that the cross sectional tread width will be 10mm narrower (205 vs 195), and thus the sidewall will be marginally shorter. For any modern vehicle tire, the sidewall height is a percentage of the width, based on the number after the forward slash in the size.

## What does 205 mean on a tire?

The first three numbers (205) indicate the width of the tire tread in millimeters. 60 is the aspect ratio or profile of tire. This is indicated in percentage of the tire width. “R” stands for the construction method of the tire indicating the tire is a radial tire.

## What is the difference between 195 and 205?

A 205 is (suprisingly enough) 10mm wider overall than a 195, depending on the individual brand that 10mm increase is generally 5mm extra width in the water clearance channels and 5mm extra width in the tread section so as well as wider clearance channel's, you are getting more rubber on the road.

## What is the difference between 205 and 215 tires?

The diameter of the 205 is 26.3 inches and for the 215 the diameter is 26.7 inches. That is 0.4 inches of difference meaning that it would raise the height of the trailer by 0.2 inches. ... This will not only help with the height but also help to prevent over heating which is why many trailer tires fail.

## How big is a 205 75R15 tire?

205/75R15 tires have a diameter of 27.1", a section width of 8.1", and a wheel diameter of 15". The circumference is 85.1" and they have 744 revolutions per mile. Generally they are approved to be mounted on 5-7" wide wheels for passenger tires and 5.5-6.5" for LT tires.

## What is the difference between 205 70R15 and 205 75r15?

There is only a slight difference between 205/70-15 tires and 205/75-15 tires. A 205/70-15 will be 8 inches wide and 26.3 inches tall. A 205/75-15 will be 8 inches wide and 27.3 inches tall.

## What's the difference between 215 and 235?

The actual size of 215 and 235 tires are measured through one edge of the sidewall to the other. As a result, 235 tires are 20 mm wider than 215. Hence, 215 tires provide less grip and poor handling compared to 235.

## How wide is a 225 70R15 tire?

225/70R15 tires have a diameter of 27.4", a section width of 8.9", and a wheel diameter of 15". The circumference is 86.0" and they have 736 revolutions per mile.

## What does 205 65R15 mean on tires?

On this page you'll find a color-coded explanation of the 205-65R15 tire code. ... This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 65%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 65% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 133 millimeters.

## Can I use 205 55r16 instead of 195 65R15?

Just make absolutely sure that they will fit.