205/55R16 Tire Pressure Chart

Corresponding tire load capacity at specified tire inflation pressures for 205/55R16 tires.

Tire Size 26 psi 29 psi 32 psi 35 psi 36 psi 38 psi 41 psi 42 psi
205/55R16 (91 SL) 1038 lbs 1133 lbs 1228 lbs 1318 lbs 1356 lbs (91 SL)
205/55R16 (94 XL) 1005 lbs 1098 lbs 1186 lbs 1274 lbs 1305 lbs 1362 lbs 1446 lbs 1477 lbs (94 XL)
Tire Size 26 psi 29 psi 32 psi 35 psi 36 psi 38 psi 41 psi 42 psi
205/55R16 91 SL 1038 lbs 1133 lbs 1228 lbs 1318 lbs 1356 lbs (91 SL)
205/55R16 94 XL 1005 lbs 1098 lbs 1186 lbs 1274 lbs 1305 lbs 1362 lbs 1446 lbs 1477 lbs (94 XL)

205/55R16 is an Metric tire.

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205/55R16 91 SL is a Standard Load tire with a load index of 91 and a maximum tire load capacity of 1356 lbs @ 36 psi, capable of supporting up to 1356 pounds or 615 kilograms when inflated to its maximum air pressure of 36 pounds per square inch (psi) or 248 kilopascals (kPa).

205/55R16 94 XL is an Extra Load tire with a load index of 94 and a maximum tire load capacity of 1477 lbs @ 42 psi, capable of supporting up to 1477 pounds or 670 kilograms when inflated to its maximum air pressure of 42 pounds per square inch (psi) or 290 kilopascals (kPa).

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Tires with 205/55R16 tire size

162 tire models are available in 205/55R16 tire size. Click on tire model to check its inflation and load capacity values.

Vehicles with 205/55R16 tire size

205/55R16 tire size is used for original equipment tires on 38 vehicles. Click on vehicle model to find its recommended tire pressure for 205/55R16 tires.

Replacement tire sizes compatible with 205/55R16 tire

205/55R16 tire can be replaced with 67 compatible tire sizes. Click on tire size to see its load and inflation table.