# Quick Answer: How Do You Read A 31×10 50r15 Tire?

## Can you put a 10.5 tire on a 8 inch rim?

You would have no problem with a 10.5 tire on the 8″ wheel.

Not sure what size the stock TJ wheels are, but folks put all the way up to 12.5s on the stock JK wheels which are 7.5″ wide..

## What size tire is equal to a 31×10 5×15?

The closest metric size to 31×10. 50R15 is 265/75R15. This metric size indicates a tire diameter of 30.7 inches and width of 10.5 inches.

## What is the difference between 265 and 235 tires?

The 235 / 75 15 is 235mm wide or about 9.25 inches across the tread. while the 265 is 265mm wide or about 10.43 inches wide. while the 265 / 75 15 is about 30.64 inches diameter. The speedometer will read slower than you are going and the truck will also show less milage than is actually on the truck.

## How tall is a 285 75r15 tire?

The sidewall height or “aspect ratio” of a 285/75/R16 tire is 75% of 285mm. Example: 285/75R16 (285 X 75 / 2540 x 2) + 16 = 32.8 inches tall.

## Are 285 tires the same as 33?

You are talking two completely different measurements. 285 is the tread width in millimeters. 33″ is the tire diameter. … 5R17 has a 12.2″ tread section width which would be equivalent to a 305mm section width tire.

## How do you read a 265 70r17?

On this page you’ll find a color-coded explanation of the 265-70R17 tire code. This number indicates that your tire has a width of 265 millimeters. This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 70%. In other words, your tire’s sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire’s tread) is 70% of the width.

## Which tire is wider 70 or 75?

a 215 will be a little wider and a little shorter, while a 225 will be even wider, and a little taller. 70 (or 75) is the ratio of the width to the sidewall height. So a 75 will be a taller tire, and closer to the height of the 6.70×15.

## Can I use 255 tires instead of 235?

In a word, NO. The vehicle was designed for the 255 width tire, and you will lose serious amounts of highway traction with a tire that is 20 mm narrower. … Second thing to do is check the load bearing weight of each tire to see if the 235 is at least equal to the 255.

## What size tires are 33s?

Tire size equivalent chart for 33″, 35″, 37″ or 40″ tires:33″ Tires (+/- 0.50″ in overall diameter)33X950-15285/75-16275/65-1833X10.50-15305/70-16275/70-1833X11.50-15375/55-16305/60-1833X12.50-15295/65-1825 more rows

## What size tires are 35s?

Metric and Inch Tires Sizes 50-16 tire runs 35 inches tall by 12.5 inches wide for a 16 inch wheel), many popular tires, particularly those under 35″ tall, use harder to visualize metric dimensions (a 315/75R16 tire is 315 mm wide with a sidewall height that is 75% of the width for a 16 inch wheel).

## What size is a 31 10.50 tire?

Plus Sizes31/10.5-15265/75-15Diameter inches (mm)30.98 (786.84)30.65 (778.5)Width inches (mm)10.51 (267)10.43 (265)Circum. inches (mm)97.32 (2471.93)96.29 (2445.73)Sidewall Height inches (mm)7.99 (202.92)7.82 (198.75)1 more row

## Which tire is taller 235 or 245?

The aspect ratio is a percent of the total width. So the sidewall of a 245/45 tire is 45% as tall as the tire is wide or 110mm (4.4″) tall. A 235/45 would have a 105.75mm sidewall height. 245/45 will be slightly taller than stock obviously.

## Are 265 75r15 the same as 31×10 5r15?

Yeah they’re the same size. 265 millimeters is section width, the widest part of the tire halfway up the sidewall. 75 means that the sidewall is 75% as tall as the section width. So the sidewall is 75% of 265, or 199 millimeters tall.

## What is a 31 inch tire equivalent to?

Tire Tech: Diameter Comparison of Light Truck Tire SizesApprox. Tire Diameter (in Inches)P-Metric and European MetricLT-Metric75-series and 70-series75-series and 70-series31-1/2265/70R17LT265/75R16265/75R1631275/70R16LT245/70R1762 more rows

## Will 31×10 50 fit 15×8 rims?

31×10. 50s on a 15×8 wheel is a very common and preferred setup for that size tire.

## What size tire is 30×9 50r15?

The 30X9. 50R15 BFGoodrich All-Terrain T/A KO2 has a diameter of 29.5″, a width of 9.5″, mounts on a 15″ rim and has 705 revolutions per mile. It weighs 38.8 lbs, has a max load of 1990 lbs, a maximum air pressure of 50 psi, a tread depth of 15/32″ and should be used on a rim width of 6.5-8.5″.