**255/75R17 Tire Size Specs**

## What’s the difference between 255 75R17 and 285 70R17?

285 and 255 are referring to the width in millimeters then the second number is the percentage of sidewall to width then the last is obviously the wheel size. So **a 285/70 is going to be wider than a 255/75 which is the the stock size**.

## What size 17 inch tire is a 33?

**Tire size equivalent chart for 33″, 35″, 37″ or 40″ tires**

33″ Tires (+/- 0.50″ in overall diameter) | ||
---|---|---|

15″ | 16″ | 17″ |

33X950-15 | 285/75-16 |
275/70-17 |

33X10.50-15 | 305/70-16 | 255/75-17 |

33X11.50-15 | 375/55-16 | 285/70-17 |

## What is a 255 tire equal to?

When converted to inches, 255/55R17 is equivalent to **28x10R17**. 255/55R17 tire has a section width of 10 inches which is the measurement of tire’s width from its inner sidewall to its outer sidewall. Rim diameter of 17 inches represents the size of the wheel the tire can be mounted on.

## What size tire is 255 70R17?

255/70R17 Tires | **17 Inch** Tires | Firestone Complete Auto Care.

## How wide is a 255 tire in inches?

255/75R17 tire has an overall diameter of **32 inches** or 814 mm that represents the outer diameter of the tire or tire height.

## What is 285 70R17 in inches?

**P-Metric Tire Sizes – P-Metric to Inches Conversion Chart**

Rim Size | P-Metric Size | Actual Tire Height |
---|---|---|

17 Inch | 255/80R17 | 33.0 inches |

265/70R17 | 31.6 inches | |

275/70R17 | 32.2 inches | |

285/70R17 | 32.7 inches |

## How wide is a 75 tire?

METRIC TIRE TO DIAMETER (INCHES) CALCULATOR

For example a LT265/75R16 would be around 31.6 inches tall and **10 inches** wide.

## What size tire is equivalent to a 33?

**285/75/16** is usually the accepted metric equivalent size for 33’s. 16.831″ + 16″ wheel = 32.831″ approximate tire diameter.

## What does a 33 inch tire mean?

The first number is your overall diameter of the tire. In this example **the tire diameter or “height” is 33 inches tall**. The second number represents the width of the tire. In most cases with inch measurement tires the width will have a . 50 decimal after the initial number.

## What are 32 inch tires?

**How Do I Compare the Diameter Of Light Truck Tire Sizes?**

Approx. Tire Diameter (in Inches) | P-Metric and European Metric | LT-Metric |
---|---|---|

75-series and 70-series | 75-series and 70-series | |

32 | LT245/75R17 | |

LT265/75R16 | ||

31-1/2 | 265/70R17 | LT265/75R16 |

## What size is a 35 inch tire?

YES, 315 wide tires are the same as 35” tires although 315 is the tread width in millimeters and 35″ is the tire diameter. **315/70/17** is usually the accepted metric equivalent size for standard/imperial 35-inch tires. 17.36″ + 17″ wheel = 34.36″ approximate tire diameter.

## What size tires will fit on 17 inch rims?

**Tire Sizes by Wheel Diameter**

17″ Options | ||
---|---|---|

115/95-17 |
215/60-17 | 275/70-17 |

125/70-17 | 215/65-17 | 275/80-17 |

125/80-17 | 215/70-17 | 285/40-17 |

135/70-17 | 225/40-17 | 285/65-17 |

## What size tire is a 285 75R17?

285/75R17 tires have a **diameter of 33.8″, a section width of 11.2″, and a wheel diameter of 17″**. The circumference is 106.2″ and they have 596 revolutions per mile. Generally they are approved to be mounted on 7.5-9.5″ wide wheels.

## How many inches is a 245 75R17?

**
100.72 in
**

Unit: Imperial Imperial Metric | |
---|---|

Circumference | 100.72 in |

Revs per Mile | 648.80 /ml |

Actual Speed | 62.14 mph |

## What size tire is 255 70?

**16-inch Wheel Conversion Chart**

Metric | Standard |
---|---|

245/70/16 | 29.5″x 9.6″ |

245/75/16 | 30.5″x 9.6″ |

255/70/16 | 30.0″x 10.0″ |

265/70/16 | 30.6″x 10.4″ |

## How wide is a 255 45 tire?

255/45R17 tires have a diameter of 26.0″, a section width of **10.0″**, and a wheel diameter of 17″. The circumference is 81.8″ and they have 775 revolutions per mile. Generally they are approved to be mounted on 8-9.5″ wide wheels.

## How wide of a tire can I put on a 8 inch rim?

**Equivalency table**

Rim width | Minimum tire width | Maximum tire width |
---|---|---|

7,0 Inches | 195 mm | 225 mm |

7,5 Inches | 205 mm | 235 mm |

8,0 Inches | 215 mm |
245 mm |

8,5 Inches | 225 mm | 255 mm |

## How wide of a tire can I put on a 7.5 rim?

most tire manufacturers recommend **295/70** as max width tire for a 7.5″ wide rim. 315/70/17 min rim width is 8″. 8.5-9 would be better.

## Are 295 tires the same as 33?

**295/70/17 is actually about 3/4 inch taller than most 33’s** as the former will measure around 33.3″ and the latter 29.5″.

## What size tire is a 305 70R17?

305/70R17 tires have a **diameter of 33.8″, a section width of 12.0″, and a wheel diameter of 17″**. The circumference is 106.2″ and they have 597 revolutions per mile. Generally they are approved to be mounted on 8-9.5″ wide wheels.

## What size tire is a 295 70?

**Open Country M/T 295/70R17 Tire Specs**

Size | Diameter | Width |
---|---|---|

LT295/70R17 128P E BSW | 33.5″ |
11.9″ |

## Is a 70 or 75 tire taller?

70 (or 75) is the ratio of the width to the sidewall height. So **a 75 will be a taller tire**, and closer to the height of the 6.70×15.

## What is the tire size for 33X12 5?

33X12. 50R16. 5 tires have a **diameter of 33.0″, a section width of 12.5″, and a wheel diameter of 16.5″**.

## Is there a 34 inch tire?

From a months-long overlanding trip to a weekend at the sand dunes, **34 inch tire sizes are available in a wide range of fitments and purposes to suit your needs**.

## What does GT stand for on tires?

GT Stands for “**Goodbye Tires**”

## What does LT mean on a tire?

If a tire size reads, LT235/75R15 104/101S, the LT indicates that this tire is meant for **Light Truck use**. These tires are made for light-duty and heavy-duty pickup trucks (typically ½ ton, ¾ ton, or 1-ton load capacity), SUVs and vans.

## What does the R mean in tire size?

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**.

## Are 32 tires good for off roading?

32 Inch All-Terrain Tires

Ready-made for off-road fun, 32 inch all terrain tires are tough enough to keep you from getting stuck in the mud without compromising your vehicle’s fuel-efficiency or on-road manners when you’re stuck in traffic.

## Can you put 33 inch tires on 18 inch rims? (video)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTush8wpdIM

## How tall are 275 70R17 tires?

275/70R17 tires have a **diameter of 32.2″**, a section width of 10.8″, and a wheel diameter of 17″. The circumference is 101.0″ and they have 627 revolutions per mile. Generally they are approved to be mounted on 7-8.5″ wide wheels.

## Can I put 35 tires on 17 rims?

To increase performance, your tire should be compatible with your rim size. 33-inch tires work well with rims that measure 15 or 16 inches in width, while **35-inch tires should only be used with rims that are at least 17-inches wide**.

## Are 305 tires the same as 35?

Registered. The 35 is a more or less true 35, and **the 305 is a 34**. Roughly the same width.

## How big of a lift do I need for 35 tires?

Fitting 35” tires do not require a crazy amount of modifications. It starts with an aftermarket suspension with the minimum lift of **2.5” inches**, and 3 inches is recommended for off-road. You will require a lift, negative offset rims and you’ll need to do some other modifications, which you can read in more detail here.

## What is the most common 17 inch tire size?

**The most popular 17″ tires**

## Will any 17 inch tire fit 17 inch rim?

Basically speaking **any 17 inch rim can fit a 17 inch tire**. By going with a 255/55/17, you’re going to have a smaller side wall.

## Are all 17 inch rims the same width?

Wheel sizes are defined with the calculation: (diameter x width), so that a 17” diameter wheel might be 17×7”, 17×7. 5” or 17×8”. **Widths tend to scale up with the diameter**, so that while you will almost never see a 17×5” or a 17×10” wheel, a 14×5” or 19×10” wheel are standard sizes.

## What size is a 27 inch tire?

27-inch tires come in common widths of **1-1/8 inch, 1-1/4 inch, and 1-3/8 inch** for some older hybrid and cycloross bikes. The BSD of 27-inch tires is 630mm. 27-inch and 700C tires are close enough in size that the inner tubes are compatible; i.e. you can use a 27-inch inner tube in a 700C tire, and vice-versa.

## What size rim do I need for 285 75R17?

**Tire Size Calculator – Tire & Wheel Plus Sizing BETA**

Unit: Imperial Imperial Metric | |
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Rim Diameter |
17.00 in |

Rim Width Range | 7.50 in – 9.50 in |

Overall Diameter | 33.83 in |

Sidewall Height | 8.42 in |