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2010 Honda CR-V Owner's Manual ➜ Tire Labeling

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Tire Labeling  
The tires that came on your vehicle  
have a number of markings. Those  
Tire Size  
102 Load index (a numerical code  
associated with the maximum  
load the tire can carry).  
Whenever tires are replaced, they  
you should be aware of are described should be replaced with tires of the  
same size. Below is an example of  
tire size with an explanation of what  
each component means.  
Speed symbol (an  
alphabetical code indicating  
the maximum speed rating).  
225/65R17 102T  
Tire Identification Number (TIN)  
The tire identification number (TIN)  
is a group of numbers and letters  
that look like the following example.  
TIN is located on the sidewall of the  
225 Tire width in millimeters.  
65 Aspect ratio (the tire’s section  
height as a percentage of its  
Tire construction code (R  
DOT B97R FW6X 2202  
indicates radial).  
DOT This indicates that the tire  
meets all requirements of  
the U.S. Department of  
17 Rim diameter in inches.  
(1) Tire Size  
B97R Manufacturer’s  
(2) Tire Identification Number (TIN)  
(3) Maximum Tire Pressure  
(4) Maximum Tire Load  
identification mark.  
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Tire Labeling  
FW6X Tire type code.  
Glossary of Tire Terminology  
Cold Tire Pressure The tire air  
pressure when the vehicle has been  
parked for at least three hours or  
driven less than 1 mile (1.6 km).  
visual indication of the degrees of  
wear of the tread.  
Date of manufacture.  
Load Rating Means the maximum  
load that a tire is rated to carry for a  
given inflation pressure.  
Maximum Inflation Pressure The  
maximum tire air pressure that the  
tire can hold.  
Maximum Load Rating Means the  
load rating for a tire at the maximum  
permissible inflation pressure for  
that tire.  
Recommended Inflation Pressure -  
The cold tire inflation pressure  
recommended by the manufacturer.  
Treadwear Indicators (TWI) -  
Means the projections within the  
principal grooves designed to give a