2003 Honda Insight Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2003 Honda Insight tires to improve fuel efficiency, extend tire life and drive safely.

2003 Honda Insight comes in 1 trim and 1 original equipment tire size set with recommended tire inflation of 35 psi to 38 psi.

2003 Honda Insight Base Model Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P165/65R14 P165/65R14
Recommended Tire Pressure 38 psi (2.6 bar or 262 kPa) 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 41 - 43 psi 38 - 40 psi
Tire Size Type P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 78 78
Tire Load Capacity 937 lbs (425 kg) 937 lbs (425 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h) 112 mph (180 km/h)

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It is vital to maintain proper tire inflation pressures for 2003 Honda Insight 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 2003 Honda Insight to enjoy a safe and comfortable drive.

Recommended tire pressure for 2003 Honda Insight is determined by the manufacturer based on its characteristics and original equipment tire sizes. You can find 2003 Honda Insight recommended tire pressure in owner's manual or on a tire placard on the side of driver's door or door jam. 2003 Honda Insight 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 2003 Honda Insight. Your 2003 Honda Insight may also have different recommended tire pressure settings for front and rear tires, especially if equipped with staggered tires.

To check 2003 Honda Insight 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 2003 Honda Insight tire inflation to the recommended tire pressure settings as needed by adding or releasing air.

If you replace 2003 Honda Insight 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 2003 Honda Insight owner’s manual for any specific safety advice regarding the application of replacement tires.

2003 Honda Insight 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 2003 Honda Insight 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 2003 Honda Insight 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 2003 Honda Insight tire pressure monitoring system.