## What does load rating 121 mean?

The rating of 121 shows that it has a load capacity of 3297LBS. Multiply that by four tires (4 x 3,297 = 13,188 pounds) to get your vehicle’s max load carrying capacity. Always remember to install tires that have a load index that is equal or greater than your original factory-installed tires.

### What does 121 118q mean on a tire?

Light Truck (LT) tires will typically have a dual rating such as 121/118. This is to accommodate a dual rear tire configuration. The first rating, 121, is for a single tire rear configuration and the second number, 118, is the rating if used in a dual rear tire configuration.

**What is a good load index?**

The higher the tire’s load index number, the greater its load carrying capacity. Choosing a tire with a lower load index than the original equipment specifications means that the tire will not carry the load capacity of the original. Most passenger-car tire load indexes range from 75 to 100, but some are higher.

**What load index is Load Range E?**

Light Truck Tires

LT-Metric, LT-Flotation and LT-Numeric Light Truck Tires | ||
---|---|---|

Load Range | Ply Rating | Abbreviated |

C | 6 | C |

D | 8 | D |

E | 10 | E |

## What does 120 load index mean on tires?

For example, a light truck tire with a load index of 120/116 means a load capacity for a single tire of 3,086 pounds and a load capacity of 2,756 pounds for two tires.

### What does 120s mean on a tire?

Light Truck Tire Load Index

Load Index | Load (lbs) |
---|---|

118 | 2910 |

119 | 2998 |

120 | 3086 |

121 | 3197 |

**What does 95t mean on a tire?**

While the 95 represents the load carrying capacity of the tyre which is 690kgs /tyre the T & H represent the speed rating which is 190 & 210 kmph.

**What ply is Load Range E?**

10 ply

Light Truck Tire Load Ranges

Abbreviation | Meaning | Max Load Pressure |
---|---|---|

LR/C | Load Range C – 6 ply rated | 50 psi |

LR/D | Load Range D – 8 ply rated | 65 psi |

LR/E | Load Range E – 10 ply rated | 80 psi |

LR/F | Load Range F – 12 ply rated | 95 psi |

## What does 120s mean on tires?

The chart shows how load indexes translate to weight.

Load Index | Load (lbs) |
---|---|

117 | 2833 |

118 | 2910 |

119 | 2998 |

120 | 3086 |

### What is a load index of 120?

3086

Load Index

LOAD INDEX | LOAD (lbs) |
---|---|

120 | 3086 |

121 | 3197 |

122 | 3307 |

123 | 3417 |

**What is load index rating?**

Load index ratings range from 71 to 125. The number is not the load capacity of the tire; it must be correlated using a chart like the one below to determine the maximum load rating. Load index ratings are based on the maximum allowable fill pressure of the tire, as listed on the sidewall.

**What is 116 load index?**

Light Truck Load Index. For example, a light truck tire with a load index of 120/116 means a load capacity for a single tire of 3,086 pounds and a load capacity of 2,756 pounds for two tires. The reason the capacity for two tires is lower than a single tire is to make sure that the vehicle can continue to carry the load should one tire fail.

## What is the load index of a tire?

Tire load index or load rating is a numerical code on a tire sidewall which specify the maximum load the tire can carry at the speed indicated by the tire’s speed rating under certain service conditions – specified by the manufacturer.

### What is a load index?

The load index on a passenger-car tire is a numerical code stipulating the maximum load (mass, or weight) each tire can carry.

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