2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 tires to improve fuel efficiency, extend tire life and drive safely.

2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 comes in 1 trim and 2 original equipment tire size set with recommended tire inflation of 55 psi.

2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 (Dual Rear Wheel) Tire Pressure

Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size LT215/85R16 LT215/85R16
Recommended Tire Pressure 55 psi (3.8 bar or 379 kPa) 55 psi (3.8 bar or 379 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 58 - 60 psi 58 - 60 psi
Tire Size Type LT-Metric LT-Metric
Tire Load Index 112 112
Tire Load Capacity 2470 lbs (1120 kg) 2470 lbs (1120 kg)
Tire Speed Rating N N
Maximum Tire Speed 87 mph (140 km/h) 87 mph (140 km/h)
2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 (Dual Rear Wheel) is equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS).
Front Tire Rear Tire
Tire Size LT215/85R16 LT215/85R16
Recommended Tire Pressure 55 psi (3.8 bar or 379 kPa) 55 psi (3.8 bar or 379 kPa)
Acceptable Winter Tire Pressure 58 - 60 psi 58 - 60 psi
Tire Size Type LT-Metric LT-Metric
Tire Load Index 112 112
Tire Load Capacity 2470 lbs (1120 kg) 2470 lbs (1120 kg)
Tire Speed Rating Q Q
Maximum Tire Speed 99 mph (160 km/h) 99 mph (160 km/h)
2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 (Dual Rear Wheel) is equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS).

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It is vital to maintain proper tire inflation pressures for 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 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 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 to enjoy a safe and comfortable drive.

Recommended tire pressure for 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 is determined by the manufacturer based on its characteristics and original equipment tire sizes. You can find 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 recommended tire pressure in owner's manual or on a tire placard on the side of driver's door or door jam. 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 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 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500. Your 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 may also have different recommended tire pressure settings for front and rear tires, especially if equipped with staggered tires.

To check 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 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 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 tire inflation to the recommended tire pressure settings as needed by adding or releasing air.

If you replace 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 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 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 owner’s manual for any specific safety advice regarding the application of replacement tires.

2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 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 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 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 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 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 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 3500 tire pressure monitoring system.