Additional information contained on the tire sidewall for LT typetires

Additional information contained on the tire sidewall for LT typetires  - Information contained on the tire sidewall - Seating and Safety Restraints - Lincoln MKS Owners Manual - Lincoln MKS

LT type tires have some additional information beyond those of P type tires; these differences are described below.

Note: Tire Quality Grades do not apply to this type of tire.

1. LT: Indicates a tire, designated by the Tire and Rim Association (T&RA), that is intended for service on light trucks.

2. Load Range/Load Inflation

2. Load Range/Load Inflation Limits: Indicates the tires load-carrying capabilities and its inflation limits.
3. Maximum Load Dual lb (kg) at psi (kPa) cold: Indicates the maximum load and tire pressure when the tire is used as a dual; defined as four tires on the rear axle (a total of six or more tires on the vehicle).
4. Maximum Load Single lb (kg) at psi (kPa) cold: Indicates the maximum load and tire pressure when the tire is used as a single; defined as two tires (total) on the rear axle.

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