165/50R15 Tire Pressure Chart

Corresponding tire load capacity at specified tire inflation pressures for 165/50R15 tires.

Tire Size 26 psi 29 psi 32 psi 35 psi 36 psi 38 psi 41 psi 42 psi
165/50R15 (72 SL) 600 lbs 655 lbs 708 lbs 761 lbs 783 lbs (72 SL)
165/50R15 (76 XL) 600 lbs 655 lbs 708 lbs 761 lbs 778 lbs 814 lbs 864 lbs 882 lbs (76 XL)
Tire Size 26 psi 29 psi 32 psi 35 psi 36 psi 38 psi 41 psi 42 psi
165/50R15 72 SL 600 lbs 655 lbs 708 lbs 761 lbs 783 lbs (72 SL)
165/50R15 76 XL 600 lbs 655 lbs 708 lbs 761 lbs 778 lbs 814 lbs 864 lbs 882 lbs (76 XL)

165/50R15 is an Metric tire.

165/50R15 72 SL is a Standard Load tire with a load index of 72 and a maximum tire load capacity of 783 lbs @ 36 psi, capable of supporting up to 783 pounds or 355 kilograms when inflated to its maximum air pressure of 36 pounds per square inch (psi) or 248 kilopascals (kPa).

Tire Load Capacity Calculator

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 165/50R15 72 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi. Inflating 165/50R15 72 SL tire over 36 psi will not increase its maximum tire load carrying capacity of 783 pounds.

Replacement Tire Pressure Calculator

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 165/50R15 72 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 165/50R15 72 SL tire above its maximum tire load capacity of 783 pounds.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

165/50R15 76 XL is an Extra Load tire with a load index of 76 and a maximum tire load capacity of 882 lbs @ 42 psi, capable of supporting up to 882 pounds or 400 kilograms when inflated to its maximum air pressure of 42 pounds per square inch (psi) or 290 kilopascals (kPa).

Tire Load Capacity Calculator

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 165/50R15 76 XL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 42 psi. Inflating 165/50R15 76 XL tire over 42 psi will not increase its maximum tire load carrying capacity of 882 pounds.

Replacement Tire Pressure Calculator

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 165/50R15 76 XL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 165/50R15 76 XL tire above its maximum tire load capacity of 882 pounds.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

All listed data and/or calculations are for informational purposes only. TirePressure.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.

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Tires with 165/50R15 tire size

1 tire model is available in 165/50R15 tire size. Click on tire model to check its inflation and load capacity values.

Vehicles with 165/50R15 tire size

No available vehicles with 165/50R15 as original equipment tire size.

Replacement tire sizes compatible with 165/50R15 tire

165/50R15 tire can be replaced with 6 compatible tire sizes. Click on tire size to see its load and inflation table.