# 1983 Dodge B250 Tire Size

There are multiple tire sizes for your 1983 Dodge B250 that depend upon the trim level. Look for your trim level below to get a color-coded explanation of your tire size. Then pick the best tire size for your 1983 Dodge B250.

Trim Options:

### (GVWR 6010)

## P225/75R15

### Simplified Size: 225-75-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1983 Dodge B250 is **P225/75R15**. A color-coded explanation of the 1983 Dodge B250's tire size is shown below.

P | This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.
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225 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 225 millimeters. | ||||||

75 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 75%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 75% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 168 millimeters. | ||||||

R | This letter denotes how your tire was constructed. Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.
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15 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 15 inches in diameter. |

Trim Options:

### (GVWR 6010)(GVWR 6400)

## P235/75R15

### Simplified Size: 235-75-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1983 Dodge B250 is **P235/75R15**. A color-coded explanation of the 1983 Dodge B250's tire size is shown below.

P | This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.
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235 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 235 millimeters. | ||||||

75 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 75%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 75% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 176 millimeters. | ||||||

R | This letter denotes how your tire was constructed. Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.
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15 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 15 inches in diameter. |

Trim Options:

### (GVWR 6400)Maxi

## P235/75R15/XL

### Simplified Size: 235-75-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1983 Dodge B250 is **P235/75R15/XL**. A color-coded explanation of the 1983 Dodge B250's tire size is shown below.

P | This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.
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235 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 235 millimeters. | ||||||

75 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 75%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 75% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 176 millimeters. | ||||||

R | This letter denotes how your tire was constructed. Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.
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15 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 15 inches in diameter. | ||||||

XL | The mark of XL means extra load. A tire with this designation can handle higher inflation pressures than a regular tire, which increases its maximum load. |

Trim Options:

### (GVWR 6400)

## P255/70R15

### Simplified Size: 255-70-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1983 Dodge B250 is **P255/70R15**. A color-coded explanation of the 1983 Dodge B250's tire size is shown below.

P | This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.
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255 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 255 millimeters. | ||||||

70 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 70%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 70% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 178 millimeters. | ||||||

R |
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15 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 15 inches in diameter. |