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Tires Iowa City IA

Local resource for tires in Iowa City, IA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to tires, cheap tires, truck tires, car tires, trailer tires, and tires online, as well as advice and content on rims, mud tires, tire ratings, tire patch kits, and snow tires.

Midas
19 Sturgis Road
Iowa City, IA
 
Buds Tire and Transmission
2860 Independence Road
Iowa City, IA
Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Sunday: Closed

Iowa City Tire & Service
(319) 338-5401
410 Kirkwood Ave
Iowa City, IA
Services
Authorized To Install & Service RunOnFlat Tires,Government Sales Deliveries,Participates In Goodyear National Promotions,Offers Goodyear Credit Card,Services National Account Customers,Tire and Service Network

Billion Chevrolet
(319) 354-1011
1600 Highway 1 West
Iowa City, IA
 
Spenler Tire
(319) 338-1044
1455 S 1st Ave
Iowa City, IA
Services
Government Sales Deliveries,Offers Goodyear Credit Card,Services National Account Customers

Auto Tech Iowa L.C. Dba Car-X
(319) 337-2900
1410 Waterfront Dr
Iowa City, IA
 
Firestone Tire & Service Centers
(319) 338-5469
231 E Burlington St
Iowa City, IA
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Bud''s Tire Muffler Brakes Struts & Shocks
(319) 351-4300
2860 Independence Rd
Iowa City, IA
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Firestone Complete Auto Care Store
231 E Burlington St
Iowa City, IA
Hours
Monday-Friday: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Midas Iowa City
(319) 351-7250
19 Sturgis Road
Iowa City, IA
Hours
Monday - Friday 7:30AM - 6:00PM, Saturday 8:00AM - 5:00PM, Sunday - Closed

How to read a Tire


Your tire contains very useful information molded into the sidewall. It shows the name of the tire, its size, whether it is tubeless or tube type, the maximum load and maximum inflation, the important safety warning and much other information. I hope you find this handy information usefull.

Typical sidewall

P215/65R15 89H

Shown here is the sidewall of a popular "P-metric," speed-rated auto tire.

  • "P" stands for passenger,
  • "215" represents the width of the tire in millimeters;
  • "65" is the ratio of height to width;
  • "H" is the speed rating;
  • "R" means radial; and
  • "15" is the diameter of the wheel in inches.
    Some speed-rated tires carry a Service Description, instead of showing the speed symbol in the size designation. The Service Description, 89H in this example, consists of the load index (89) and speed symbol (H). The H in this case indicates the tire's maximum speed is 130 mph. See the chart below for other speed ratings:

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