What size tire do i need for size 17 rims?

Answer Automobile tires are specified by three numbers for size: width, sidewall aspect ratio and rim diameter, listed respectively. To fit a 17-inch rim, the last number of the tire size must be 17, such... Read More »

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What size tires do i need for 20-inch rims?

Twenty-inch rims need 20-inch tires. The bead of the tire, or edge where the tire connects with the rim, is the 20-inch measure of the tire. The width of the tire and rim must match, however. The s... Read More »

What tire size do I need to carry a camper?

The most common type of tire used when carrying a camper is called a "load range E" or "10 ply" tire, which has more layers of rubber to prevent blowouts from the heavy load. The most common size i... Read More »

Does Wheel Size Determine the Tire Size?

Yes. The size is marked on the tire wall with a number similar to this: P185/75 R-14. This tire fits on a 14-inch diameter rim. However, this same wheel may take tires of different width (185mm) an... Read More »

What size mattress do I need for a king-size waterbed frame?

A California king mattress is required to fit a king-size water bed frame. They both have the same dimensions of 72 inches by 84 inches. A regular king's dimensions are 78 inches by 80 inches and w... Read More »