2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS Recommended Tire Pressure

Recommended tire inflation pressures for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tires to improve fuel efficiency, extend tire life and drive safely.

Recommended tire pressure for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS ranges around 30 psi for front tires and 30 psi for rear tires. Select your trim to see original equipment tire sizes and recommended tire inflation pressures.

2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS Base Model Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS Base Model tires (1 original equipment tire size set).

Front and Rear Tire Size P275/55R20
Recommended Front Tire Pressure 30 psi (2.1 bar or 207 kPa)
Recommended Rear Tire Pressure 30 psi (2.1 bar or 207 kPa)
Tire Size Type P-Metric
Tire Load Index 111
Tire Load Capacity 2403 lbs (1090 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h)
Tire Load Range SL (Standard Load)
Maximum Load Tire Pressure 36 psi @ 2403 lbs

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It is vital to maintain proper tire inflation pressures for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tires. Low tire pressure will result in tire underinflation while high tire pressure will result in tire overinflation, which can decrease fuel efficiency, lead to uneven tire tread wear and reduce tire life, compromise tire safety and cause tire blowout. Check 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire pressure regularly, and monitor 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire inflation pressures to avoid driving with overinflated or underinflated tires.

Tire inflation listed on tire sidewall is the maximum air pressure the tire can hold to carry its maximum load, and not the recommended tire pressure for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS. Use 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS recommended tire pressure settings listed on the tire pressure chart found in 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS owner's manual, on a tire placard on driver's door or door jam, inner trunk lid, in the console or on the fuel door. Recommended tire pressure for your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire sizes will be listed in one of the following pressure units: psi (pounds per square inch), bar or kPa (kiloPascals). Pay attention as your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS may have different recommended tire inflation pressures for front and rear tires, especially if equipped with staggered tires. Keep your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tires inflated at recommended tire inflation pressures at all times for your driving comfort and safety.

If you replace 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS original equipment tires or switch to plus size tires, make sure to follow guidelines for the application of load and inflation tables to find proper tire pressure for your new 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tires. 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tires with the same load index, regardless of tire size, may carry the same load, but may require substantially different inflation pressures. Tire load index may not be used independently to determine replacement tire acceptability for load capacity. An equal or greater load index does not always correspond to equal or greater load capacity at all inflation pressure settings. 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS replacement tires must have equal or greater speed rating compared to the original equipment tires if your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS speed capability is to be maintained. It is recommended that tire installers refer to the 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS owner’s manual to identify any tire speed rating restriction or recommendation that could affect the operation of the vehicle. If your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS replacement tires have a lower speed rating than the original equipment tires, your vehicle’s speed must be restricted to that of the replacement tires. Original equipment tires that come on your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS will have the proper tire load index, so use same or higher load index when choosing replacement tires. Tire load index tells you how much weight your tire can carry. Putting too much weight on your tires will overload them, and can cause premature tire wear, tire damage or even tire blowout. Refer to your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS manual to find its original equipment tire sizes and load ratings. Always refer to the 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS owner’s manual for any specific safety advice regarding the application of 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS replacement tires.

2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire pressure may fluctuate with ambient temperatures, so check 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire pressure when ambient temperatures change. In winter when temperatures drop, 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tires may deflate by approximately 1 psi for each 10 degree Fahrenheit decrease in temperature. Maintain proper 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS winter tire pressure by adding air to your tires as needed to the recommended tire inflation levels.

2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire pressure should be checked when tires are cold, after your vehicle has not been driven for at least three hours. It is best to check your tire inflation pressure in the morning, after the vehicle has been parked overnight, using a reliable tire pressure gauge.

If your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS is equipped with tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS), pay attention to low tire pressure warning light being on. Ensure 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire pressure sensors are working properly to stay alert and enjoy a safe ride. If your tire pressure warning light is on, check front and rear tires to make sure they are properly inflated.

What is the recommended tire pressure for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS?
Recommended tire pressure for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS is determined by the manufacturer based on your vehicle's characteristics and original equipment tire sizes. Select your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS trim to get recommended tire inflation pressures for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tires.

Where do I find recommended tire inflation pressures for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS?
You can find your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS recommended tire pressure in 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS owner's manual, on a tire placard on driver's door or door jam, inner trunk lid, in the console or on the fuel door. Recommended tire pressure for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS will be listed in psi, bar or kPa.

How to check 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire pressure?
Proper 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire inflation is essential to the overall tire performance and safety. To check tire pressure for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS you will need to know its recommended tire pressure and a tire pressure gauge. Check cold inflation pressures in 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tires with tire pressure gauge and adjust to 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS recommended tire inflation pressures as needed by adding or releasing air. Make sure to check tire inflation for your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS regularly to ensure safe and comfortable drive.

Is my 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS equipped with a tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)?
If your Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS is made after 2007, it should be equipped with tire pressure monitoring system. To confirm if your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS has TPMS, turn on the ignition without starting the engine. If a tire icon with an exclamation sign lights up on your dashboard, your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS is equipped with TPMS. You can also check 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS owner's manual for more information.

Why is 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire pressure warning light on?
If your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS is equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) it will alert you when tire pressure is too low and your tires could be underinflated, which can lead to uneven tire wear or can cause tire failure. If 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS low tire pressure warning light is on, check all 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tires for low air pressure and inflate tires to the recommended tire inflation pressures. Keep in mind that Tire Pressure Monitoring System does not replace routine tire pressure check and maintenance.

How do I reset 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire pressure monitoring system?
To reset tire pressure monitoring system for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS, make sure front and rear tires are inflated to the recommended levels. Refer to your owner's manual on how to reset 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS TPMS.

What is recommended winter tire pressure for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS?
Recommended tire pressure for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS is the same for any season, but you may inflate your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tires 3 to 5 psi above the recommended tire pressure set by the manufacturer to compensate for lower temperatures during winter. Make sure to check your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 SS tire pressure more often in the winter to keep tires properly inflated for a safe ride on snow and icy roads.

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