Mazda Miata Tire Pressure

Mazda Miata model in 2005 has recommended tire pressure of 26 psi to 32 psi based on model year, trim and original equipment tire size.

Mazda Miata is a passenger car offered in 3 trims and equipped with 2 original equipment tire size sets. You can find recommended tire pressure for Mazda Miata by model year, model trim or its original equipment tire size. Keep Mazda Miata tires properly inflated at all times to enjoy a safe and comfortable drive.

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2005 Mazda Miata Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2005 Mazda Miata is 26 psi to 29 psi for front tires and 26 psi to 32 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/40R17 80W 29 psi 32 psi
205/45R16 83W 26 psi 26 psi

Select Mazda Miata trim to see its original equipment tire sizes and corresponding tire inflation pressures.

Tire Pressure for Mazda Miata Base Model

Recommended tire inflation for Mazda Miata Base Model is 26 psi for front tires and 26 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/45R16 83W 26 psi 26 psi

Tire Pressure for Mazda Miata LS

Recommended tire inflation for Mazda Miata LS is 26 psi for front tires and 26 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/45R16 83W 26 psi 26 psi

Tire Pressure for Mazda Miata Mazdaspeed

Recommended tire inflation for Mazda Miata Mazdaspeed is 29 psi for front tires and 32 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/40R17 80W 29 psi 32 psi

Recommended tire inflation for Mazda Miata original equipment tire sizes with matching trims and model years.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
205/40R17 80W 29 psi 32 psi
Years: 2005
Trims: Mazdaspeed
205/45R16 83W 26 psi 26 psi
Years: 2005
Trims: Base Model LS

What is the correct tire pressure for Mazda Miata?

Recommended tire pressure for Mazda Miata tires is 26 psi to 32 psi, set by Mazda manufacturer and based on model's original equipment tire size to optimize vehicle performance, fuel efficiency and safety.

Where do I find the recommended tire pressure for Mazda Miata?

Mazda Miata recommended tire pressure can be found in owner's manual, on a tire placard on the side of driver's door or door jam, on the trunk lid, in the console or on the fuel door. Tire inflation will be listed in psi (pounds per square inch), bar or kPa (kilopascals).

How to check Mazda Miata tire pressure?

To check Mazda Miata tire pressure you will first need to determine its recommended tire pressure for the front and rear tires. Take off tire valve caps and use a tire pressure gauge to check tire inflation in every tire. Adjust Mazda Miata tire pressure to its recommended levels. If overinflated, let some air out by pressing down the center plunger in the valve stem. If underinflated, add air with tire inflator. Recheck tire pressure to make sure all tires are properly inflated. Replace the valve stem caps. Make sure to check tire pressure when tires are "cold" and have not been driven for at least 3 hours. Remember that the front and rear tire pressures may differ.

What is proper tire pressure for Mazda Miata replacement tires?

If you replace Mazda Miata original equipment tires with non-stock tires that have different size or load capacity, new tires may require substantially different inflation pressures. Use our Replacement Tire Pressure Calculator to find proper tire inflation when switching to a different tire size.

What is optimal winter tire pressure for Mazda Miata?

Tire pressure fluctuates with ambient temperatures. When temperatures drop, Mazda Miata tires may lose approximately 1 psi of air pressure for every 10 degree Fahrenheit decrease. During winter Mazda Miata tires can be inflated 3 to 5 psi above the recommended tire pressure settings to compensate for lower temperatures. Do not overinflate above the maximum tire inflation pressure value indicated on tire sidewall. Make sure to check tire pressure regularly in the winter to keep tires properly inflated for a safe ride on snow and icy roads.

Is my Mazda Miata equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)?

If your Mazda Miata is built after 2007, it is most likely equipped with a Tire Pressure Monitoring System. Check owner's manual to see if your model has TPMS.

Why is my Mazda Miata TPMS warning light on?

If Mazda Miata TPMS warning light comes on and stays on, it means at least one of the tires is underinflated. If TPMS warning light goes on and off, fluctuating ambient temperatures may be the reason. If Mazda Miata TPMS warning light flashes for 90 seconds when you start the vehicle and then remains illuminated, the TPMS is not functioning properly and you should have it serviced.

How to reset Mazda Miata Tire Pressure Monitoring System?

To reset TPMS on Mazda Miata, follow the instructions in owner's manual. If TPMS will not reset, there may be a problem with tire pressure sensors.

All listed data and/or calculations are for informational purposes only. TirePressure.com does not warrant or make any representations regarding the accuracy of or the results of the use of this information. Always refer to vehicle owner's manual for recommended tire pressure settings. Never overinflate or overload a tire beyond its maximum capabilities listed on sidewall.