Understanding Lawn Mower Tires Sizes.


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How to Read the Tire Size on Your Lawn Mower Tire

You’re looking at your riding lawn mower in your garage and it looks a little bit off-kilter. Then you notice your plans for mowing will have to be delayed. Your rear tire is flat and it looks to like it needs to be replaced.

So where do you start? What information do you need so you can call the tire dealer and get it the right tire, the first time?

Well, the good news is, all the information you need is on the tire’s sidewall.

Let’s take a look…


  1. The first number in your lawn mower tire size represents the height.
  2. The second number represents the width,
  3. and the third number represents the rim diameter size

And one more thing, all lawn mower tires are designated NHS or Non Highway Service, which means they are not designed for speeds over 10 mph.

If you have more questions don’t hesitate and call Ken Jones Tires, your lawn mower tire experts, at 1-800-225-9513. Shop for your lawn mower tire Online at www.kenjones.com

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