SPEED SYMBOL AND MAXIMUM CHART
The Load Index is a numerical code associated with the maximum load a tire can carry at the speed indicated by its Speed Symbol under service conditions specified by the tire manufacturer.
The Speed Symbol indicates the maximum speed at which the tire can carry a load corresponding to its Load Index under service conditions specified by the tire manufacturer.
Correlation Between Speed Symbol(SS) and Maximum Speed
The “DOT” symbol certifies the Tire manufacturer’s compliance with the U.S. Tires made in the United States have the DOT serial number located on the inside sidewall near the rim.
A tire without proper inflation does not work as a tire at all.
A tire only functions when it is supported by the air inside.
All its characteristics are related to inflation pressure.
Therefore it is very important to maintain tire inflation properly.
Considering how important tires are for a smooth and safe drive, it is surprising just how quick and it is easy to care for your tires. By following our tire care tips, and conducting simple regular checks, you will not just save time and money, but more importantly, stay safe on the road
This is when one section of the tire is more worn than the rest and occurs when:
All new Dunlop tires have a smooth surface after production, which will gradually wear away through moderate breaking-in of tires. Sudden acceleration and braking, and hard cornering should be avoided until the breaking-in process has been completed. This process also helps build the tire up to its maximum grip level.
For more information, and to get the best tires for your vehicle, visit a Dunlop Tire Center today.
Premature tire wear can be caused by a number of factors such as improper inflation, improper wheel alignment, rough driving conditions and infrequent tire rotation. Visit a Dunlop Tire Center to get the best care for your tires Dubai has to offer!
Tires with a higher speed rating are best for a desert climate, since higher speeds are related to heat generation in the tire. Tires with a higher speed rating can therefore withstand higher temperatures.
So, be sure to purchase the highest rated Dunlop Tires if you live in Saudi Arabia or Egypt, to ensure that they last you longer! Visit your nearest Dunlop Tires dealer today.