How Can I Tell My Car’s Tire Size?

February 13th, 2014

Tires in Vero Beach, FL

Not sure how to tell which tires your vehicle might need? Let St. Lucie Battery and Tire's staff of knowledgeable technicians assist with all tire shopping needs! Here's some quick facts to get you started with tire buying in Vero Beach, FL. 

There’s information embossed on the sidewalls of your tires, but if you don’t know what it means, it won’t do you much good. Let’s break it down:

A typical tire size stamp might read as P225/50R16 91S.

  • P-- denotes “P-Metric” size, common on almost all vehicles as an industry-standard unit of measurement
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