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About 16-inch Mud Tires

If muddy mayhem in the most outrageous off-road locations gets your motor running, then fitting your rig with 16-inch mud tires is essential. Mud tires are ideal for boggy terrain thanks to the deep, caterpillar tread pattern that allows them to maintain traction, even in rain and snow. When shopping for tires, you need to understand the codes on the tires to ensure you purchase the right kind. Each code comprises a three-digit number defining the tire's width in millimeters, a series number representing the height of the sidewall expressed as the sidewall's aspect ratio in a percentage, an "R" to indicate that the tire has a radial construction, and a two-digit number defining the diameter, in inches, of the rims that the tire fits. Some codes also include "m/s" to indicate the tire is suitable for mud and snow. For example, 265/75R16 mud tires are 16-inch radial tires that are 265 millimeters wide with a height that is 75 percent of the tire's width. Similarly, 245/75R16 mud tires are 16-inch radial tires that are 245 millimeters wide with a height that is 75 percent of the tire's width. You can find many of these 16-inch mud tires in the vast inventory on eBay.