1997 Chevrolet S10 Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 1997 Chevrolet S10 tires to improve fuel efficiency, extend tire life and drive safely.

1997 Chevrolet S10 comes in 12 trims equipped with 20 original equipment tire size sets with recommended tire inflation of 30 psi to 35 psi.

1997 Chevrolet S10 4x2 Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P205/75R15 P205/75R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 38 - 40 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 97 97
Tire Load Capacity 1610 lbs (730 kg) 1610 lbs (730 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)
Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/55R16 P235/55R16
Recommended Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 38 - 40 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 96 96
Tire Load Capacity 1566 lbs (710 kg) 1566 lbs (710 kg)
Tire Speed Rating T T
Maximum Tire Speed 118 mph (190 km/h) 118 mph (190 km/h)

1997 Chevrolet S10 4x2 with Option Chassis Package Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P205/75R15 P205/75R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 38 - 40 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 97 97
Tire Load Capacity 1610 lbs (730 kg) 1610 lbs (730 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)

1997 Chevrolet S10 4x4 Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P205/75R15 P205/75R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 38 - 40 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 97 97
Tire Load Capacity 1610 lbs (730 kg) 1610 lbs (730 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)
Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/70R15 P235/70R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa) 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 35 - 37 psi 35 - 37 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 102 102
Tire Load Capacity 1874 lbs (850 kg) 1874 lbs (850 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)
Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/75R15 P235/75R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa) 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 35 - 37 psi 35 - 37 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 105 105
Tire Load Capacity 2040 lbs (925 kg) 2040 lbs (925 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)

1997 Chevrolet S10 4x4 Extended Cab with Chassis Package (Off-Road) Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/75R15 P235/75R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa) 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 35 - 37 psi 35 - 37 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 105 105
Tire Load Capacity 2040 lbs (925 kg) 2040 lbs (925 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)

1997 Chevrolet S10 4x4 Long Box with Increased Capacity Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/70R15 P235/70R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa) 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 35 - 37 psi 35 - 37 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 102 102
Tire Load Capacity 1874 lbs (850 kg) 1874 lbs (850 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)
Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/75R15 P235/75R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa) 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 35 - 37 psi 35 - 37 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 105 105
Tire Load Capacity 2040 lbs (925 kg) 2040 lbs (925 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)

1997 Chevrolet S10 4x4 Short Box Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P205/75R15 P205/75R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 38 - 40 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 97 97
Tire Load Capacity 1610 lbs (730 kg) 1610 lbs (730 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)
Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/70R15 P235/70R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa) 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 35 - 37 psi 35 - 37 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 102 102
Tire Load Capacity 1874 lbs (850 kg) 1874 lbs (850 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)
Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/75R15 P235/75R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa) 32 psi (2.2 bar or 221 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 35 - 37 psi 35 - 37 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 105 105
Tire Load Capacity 2040 lbs (925 kg) 2040 lbs (925 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)

1997 Chevrolet S10 4x4 Short Box with Option Chassis Package (Off-Road) Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/75R15 P235/75R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 38 - 40 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 105 105
Tire Load Capacity 2040 lbs (925 kg) 2040 lbs (925 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)

1997 Chevrolet S10 LS 4x2 Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P205/75R15 P205/75R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 38 - 40 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 97 97
Tire Load Capacity 1610 lbs (730 kg) 1610 lbs (730 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)
Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/55R16 P235/55R16
Recommended Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 38 - 40 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 96 96
Tire Load Capacity 1566 lbs (710 kg) 1566 lbs (710 kg)
Tire Speed Rating T T
Maximum Tire Speed 118 mph (190 km/h) 118 mph (190 km/h)

1997 Chevrolet S10 LS with Option Chassis Package Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size 31x10.50R15 31x10.50R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 30 psi (2.1 bar or 207 kPa) 30 psi (2.1 bar or 207 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 33 - 35 psi 33 - 35 psi
Tire Size Type Flotation Flotation
Tire Load Index 109 109
Tire Load Capacity 2271 lbs (1030 kg) 2271 lbs (1030 kg)
Tire Speed Rating Q Q
Maximum Tire Speed 99 mph (160 km/h) 99 mph (160 km/h)

1997 Chevrolet S10 SS Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/55R16 P235/55R16
Recommended Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 38 - 40 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 96 96
Tire Load Capacity 1566 lbs (710 kg) 1566 lbs (710 kg)
Tire Speed Rating T T
Maximum Tire Speed 118 mph (190 km/h) 118 mph (190 km/h)

1997 Chevrolet S10 with Option Chassis Package Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size 31x10.50R15 31x10.50R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 30 psi (2.1 bar or 207 kPa) 30 psi (2.1 bar or 207 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 33 - 35 psi 33 - 35 psi
Tire Size Type Flotation Flotation
Tire Load Index 109 109
Tire Load Capacity 2271 lbs (1030 kg) 2271 lbs (1030 kg)
Tire Speed Rating Q Q
Maximum Tire Speed 99 mph (160 km/h) 99 mph (160 km/h)

1997 Chevrolet S10 ZR2 Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P205/75R15 P205/75R15
Recommended Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 38 - 40 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 97 97
Tire Load Capacity 1610 lbs (730 kg) 1610 lbs (730 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)
Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/55R16 P235/55R16
Recommended Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 38 - 40 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 96 96
Tire Load Capacity 1566 lbs (710 kg) 1566 lbs (710 kg)
Tire Speed Rating T T
Maximum Tire Speed 118 mph (190 km/h) 118 mph (190 km/h)

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It is vital to maintain proper tire inflation pressures for 1997 Chevrolet S10 tires. Low tire pressure and underinflated tires can lead to uneven and excessive tire wear, poor handling and reduced fuel economy. High tire pressure and overinflated tires can result in reduced traction, poor braking and can even be a cause of a tire blowout. Check tire pressure regularly and maintain correct tire inflation for 1997 Chevrolet S10 to enjoy a safe and comfortable drive.

Recommended tire pressure for 1997 Chevrolet S10 is determined by the manufacturer based on its characteristics and original equipment tire sizes. You can find 1997 Chevrolet S10 recommended tire pressure in owner's manual or on a tire placard on the side of driver's door or door jam. 1997 Chevrolet S10 tire inflation will be listed in psi (pounds per square inch), bar or kPa (kilopascals). Keep in mind that tire inflation listed on tire sidewall is the maximum air pressure the tire can hold to carry its maximum load, and not necessarily the recommended tire pressure for 1997 Chevrolet S10. Your 1997 Chevrolet S10 may also have different recommended tire pressure settings for front and rear tires, especially if equipped with staggered tires.

To check 1997 Chevrolet S10 tire pressure you will need to know its recommended tire inflation and a tire pressure gauge. Check tire pressure when tires are "cold" using quality tire pressure gauge. Adjust 1997 Chevrolet S10 tire inflation to the recommended tire pressure settings as needed by adding or releasing air.

If you replace 1997 Chevrolet S10 original equipment tires and switch to different tire size, make sure to follow guidelines for the application of load and inflation tables to find proper tire pressure for new tires. Always refer to the 1997 Chevrolet S10 owner’s manual for any specific safety advice regarding the application of replacement tires.

1997 Chevrolet S10 tire pressure fluctuates with ambient temperatures, so during winter when temperatures drop tires may lose approximately 1 psi of air pressure for every 10 degree Fahrenheit decrease in temperature. Some vehicle manufacturers may recommend inflating tires 3 to 5 psi above the recommended tire pressure settings to compensate for lower temperatures during winter. Make sure to check tire pressure more often in the winter to keep tires properly inflated for a safe ride on snow and icy roads.

If your 1997 Chevrolet S10 is made after 2007, it should be equipped with tire pressure monitoring system that uses tire pressure sensors to alert the driver when tire pressure is low. If 1997 Chevrolet S10 low tire pressure warning light is on, check all tires for low air pressure and inflate as needed. If you need to reset TPMS, refer to owner's manual on how to reset 1997 Chevrolet S10 tire pressure monitoring system.