165 / 65 R14 79S 65 is the height of the sidewall from the edge of the rim to the tread or surface. Unlike the width, the figure for the height is a ratio and not a direct measurement. For this, it means the height is 65% of the width, that is 165 x . 65 = 107.25 mm or 4.22-inches.

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## What is the meaning of 165 65R14?

165 / 65 R14 79S 65 is the height of the sidewall from the edge of the rim to the tread or surface. Unlike the width, the figure for the height is a ratio and not a direct measurement. For this, it means the height is 65% of the width, that is 165 x . 65 = 107.25 mm or 4.22-inches.

**Can I fit 165 Tyres instead of 175?**

Yes, you can replace the 165 tires wit 175 tires. The circumference of the 175/65 is slightly smaller so your speedometer will read slightly lower than it did before for any given engine speed.

### How tall is a 165 65R14?

165/65R14 tires have a diameter of 22.4″, a section width of 6.5″, and a wheel diameter of 14″. The circumference is 70.5″ and they have 899 revolutions per mile. Generally they are approved to be mounted on 4.5-6″ wide wheels.

**What size tire is a 175/65 R14?**

175/65R14 tires have a diameter of 23.0″, a section width of 6.9″, and a wheel diameter of 14″. The circumference is 72.1″ and they have 879 revolutions per mile.

#### What does the R14 mean on a tire?

R14 means the tire is meant to fit on a 14-in. diameter wheel. The R means it’s a radial construction tire, which refers to the direction of the tire’s internal structural cords. These days, radial tires are the industry standard for passenger vehicles. The 82H is the tire’s maximal load and speed rating.

**Which tyre is best for car R14?**

Best tyres for Maruti Wagon R 155/65 R14 are:

Tyre Brand | Tyre Model | Warranty |
---|---|---|

Bridgestone | B290 | 3 Years Standard Warranty |

Michelin | Energy XM2 | 3 Years Standard Warranty |

Apollo | Amazer 4G Life | 2 Years Unconditional Warranty + 3 Years Manufacturer warranty |

Goodyear | GT3 | 5 Years Standard Warranty |

## What size TYRE is 165 65 R14?

Apollo Amazer 4G Life 165/65 R14 79T Specifications 165 is the width in millimetres of the tyres cross section. 14 inches, stands for the diameter of the wheel that the tyre is designed to fit. 437 is the load index i.e. the maximum weight each tyre can carry at full speed.

**How tall is a 185 65r14 tire?**

Tire Size Calculator for 185-65R14 – Tire & Wheel Plus Sizing

Imperial | Metric | |
---|---|---|

Overall Diameter: | 23.47 in | 596.10 mm |

Sidewall Height: | 4.73 in | 120.25 mm |

Radius: | 11.73 in | 298.05 mm |

Circumference: | 73.73 in | 1,872.70 mm |

### What does R14 mean on a tire?

**What is the difference between 185 65R14 and 175 65R14?**

Though they could be light truck tires which are sometimes used on trailer applications. Anyway for 175/65-14 the section width is 6.895 inches and the diameter or height is 22.96 inches. A 185/65-14 is 7.289 inches wide and 23.47 inches tall. So it is just over half an inch taller.

#### Can I put R14 tires on R13?

Yes you can! Remember, 175/70-R13 tires are 0.55 inches (14 mm) smaller in diameter than 185/70-R13 tires and the speedometer difference is 2.4%. In an ideal scenario, people upgrade tyres to bigger sizes (width and diameter) to help the car with better grip and stability.

**Can I use R15 instead of R14?**

Is it right to replace an R15 tyre with an R14 tyre? No. you can not replace a 15″ tyre with a 14″ one. the 14″ tyre will not fit onto the 15″ wheel.

## What is tyre size 165 70 R14?

165 is the width in millimetres of the tyres cross section. 70 is the Aspect Ratio, it is the ratio of the sidewall height to the cross section width. 14 inches, stands for the diameter of the wheel that the tyre is designed to fit.

**What is tyre R14?**

RIM: Here R14, R15 Implies Wheel Size means 14 Inch Wheel, 15 Inch Wheel. Normally it is the most important factor.

### How do you read TYRE sizes?

On the sidewall, you will find 185/75R14 89T printed.

- 185 indicates the width of the tyre in millimetres (185 mm)
- 75 indicates its aspect ratio, a comparison of the tyre’s section height with its section width (75 indicates the height is 75% of its width)
- R indicates radial ply construction.

**Whats the difference between 185 65R14 and 175 65R14?**

#### Can I use 185 65R14 instead of 175 65R14?

Yes you can fit it. It fits perfectly provided you change the rim/alloys to 15 inches. It will be extra cost for you. If you are changing rim/alloys to 15 inches than it’s fine otherwise you can fit 185/70R14, 195/65R14 and 205/60R14 with the existing rim/alloys.