2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo tires to improve fuel efficiency, extend tire life and drive safely.

2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo comes in 3 trims and 3 original equipment tire size sets with recommended tire inflation of 30 psi.

2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P225/60R16 P225/60R16
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 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)
2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS is equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS).

2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LT Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P225/60R16 P225/60R16
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 P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 97 97
Tire Load Capacity 1610 lbs (730 kg) 1610 lbs (730 kg)
Tire Speed Rating H H
Maximum Tire Speed 130 mph (210 km/h) 130 mph (210 km/h)
2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LT is equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS).

2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS Supercharged Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size P235/55R17 P235/55R17
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 P-Metric P-Metric
Tire Load Index 98 98
Tire Load Capacity 1654 lbs (750 kg) 1654 lbs (750 kg)
Tire Speed Rating W W
Maximum Tire Speed 168 mph (270 km/h) 168 mph (270 km/h)
2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS Supercharged is equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS).

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It is vital to maintain proper tire inflation pressures for 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 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 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo to enjoy a safe and comfortable drive.

Recommended tire pressure for 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo is determined by the manufacturer based on its characteristics and original equipment tire sizes. You can find 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo recommended tire pressure in owner's manual or on a tire placard on the side of driver's door or door jam. 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 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 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo. Your 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo may also have different recommended tire pressure settings for front and rear tires, especially if equipped with staggered tires.

To check 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 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 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo tire inflation to the recommended tire pressure settings as needed by adding or releasing air.

If you replace 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 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 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo owner’s manual for any specific safety advice regarding the application of replacement tires.

2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo tire pressure fluctuates with ambient temperatures, so when temperatures drop tires may lose approximately 1 psi of air pressure for every 10 degree Fahrenheit decrease in temperature. During winter 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo tires can be inflated 3 to 5 psi above the recommended tire pressure settings to compensate for lower temperatures. Make sure to check tire pressure regularly in the winter to keep tires properly inflated for a safe ride on snow and icy roads. Consult owner's manual for recommended winter tire pressure for your 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo.

If your 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 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 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 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 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo tire pressure monitoring system.