## What does 265 mean in tire size?

265. This number indicates that your tire has a width of 265 millimeters. 70. 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 bigger 245 or 265?

The difference between 245 & 265 is 10 mm. This is not enough to help or hurt you.

## What is the difference between 265 and 285 tires?

Check out the difference in size between 265 /70R17 and the larger 285 /70R17 size below. The larger 285 /70R17 tire in the photo above stands over an inch taller and is nearly an inch wider than the 265 /70R17 size. The width of the tread is also a half-inch wider.

## Can I fit 285 tires on 265 rims?

I only know that 16 is for diameter. Short answer: Yes. Yes they will fit, the 285 will be 1.2″ more in diameter, 0.8″ more in width, 0.6″ taller sidewall, 3.7″ longer circumference and will rotate 24 less times every mile.

## What size is a 265 70 tire?

17-inch Wheel Conversion Chart

Metric Standard
245/70/17 30.6″x 9.8
265/70/17 31.6″x 10.7
285/70/17 33.0″x 11.5
315/70/17 34.4″x 12.4

## How tall is a 265 75 r16 tire?

METRIC TIRE TO DIAMETER (INCHES) CALCULATOR For example a LT265/ 75R16 would be around 31.6 inches tall and 10 inches wide.

## What is the difference between 265 70 and 265 75?

For the 16″ rims, 265/70 is the stock size. Going from 265/70 to 265/75 is increasing the height, or diameter, of the tire. The tire will be an inch taller. 265 is the width, so stock size is 265 millimeters wide.

## How wide is a 245 tire?

A 245 is 245 millimeters, or 24.5 centimeters, wide.

## Which tire is wider 245 or 255?

No difference. Keep in mind 255 and 245 are sidewall width and having nothing to do with tread width. Depending on manufacturer a 245 could have more tread width than a 255.

## How much wider is a 275 tire than a 265?

Plus Sizes

265 /70-17 275 /70-17
Diameter inches (mm) 31.61 (802.8) 32.16 (816.8)
Width inches (mm) 10.43 ( 265 ) 10.83 ( 275 )
Circum. inches (mm) 99.29 (2522.07) 101.03 (2566.05)
Sidewall Height inches (mm) 7.3 (185.5) 7.58 (192.5)

## Will a 265 tire fit a 275 rim?

There is no specific width to run a 265 or 275. Most of the time they will fit on the same wheel. It all has to do with size, sidewall, and manufacturer.

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## Are 265 75r16 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.

## How tall is a 265 75 r17 tire?

Plus Sizes

265 / 75 -17 265 /70-17
Diameter inches (mm) 32.65 (829.3) 31.61 (802.8)
Width inches (mm) 10.43 ( 265 ) 10.43 ( 265 )
Circum. inches (mm) 102.57 (2605.32) 99.29 (2522.07)
Sidewall Height inches (mm) 7.82 (198.75) 7.3 (185.5)

## Will a 265 70r17 tire fit a 17×9 rim?

Re: Will 265 /70/17’s fit on 17×9’s? They will be fine. I went with a 17×9 xd wheel and I have the stock 245/70/17 tire until I get a 285 tire. Tires were brand new so I im gonna let them wear down.

## Can I use 265 70r17 instead of 265 65r17?

Chains usually fit multiple sizes, so just check on the box if your tire size is listed. They’re usually for a range of sizes, so one’s that fit 265 / 65r17 would probably fit 265 / 70r17 as well, unless the 65 series is the max out for that chain.