P215/55R16 91 SL is a Standard Load tire with a load index of 91 and a maximum tire load capacity of 1378 lbs @ 36 psi, capable of supporting up to 1378 pounds or 625 kilograms when inflated to its maximum air pressure of 36 pounds per square inch (psi) or 248 kilopascals (kPa).
P215/55R16 94 XL is a Extra Load tire with a load index of 94 and a maximum tire load capacity of 1477 lbs @ 41 psi, capable of supporting up to 1477 pounds or 670 kilograms when inflated to its maximum air pressure of 41 pounds per square inch (psi) or 283 kilopascals (kPa).
Tire Load Capacity Calculator
Calculate proper tire load capacity for P215/55R16 (91 SL and 94 XL) tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi for SL or 41 psi for XL. Inflating P215/55R16 tire over 36 psi (SL) or 41 psi (XL) will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1378 pounds (SL) or 1477 pounds (XL).
Replacement Tire Pressure Calculator
When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with P215/55R16 (91 SL and 94 XL) tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload P215/55R16 tire above its maximum load capacity of 1378 pounds (SL) or 1477 pounds (XL).
Original Tire is LT-Metric
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Tires with P215/55R16 tire size
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