1988 Mitsubishi Precis Tire Size

There are multiple tire sizes for your 1988 Mitsubishi Precis 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 1988 Mitsubishi Precis.

P155/80R13

Simplified Size:  155-80-13

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1988 Mitsubishi Precis is P155/80R13.  A color-coded explanation of the 1988 Mitsubishi Precis's tire size is shown below.

P

This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.

PPassenger Vehicle
LTLight Truck
CCommercial Vehicle
155

This number indicates that your tire has a width of 155 millimeters.

80

This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 80%.  In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 80% of the width.  In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 124 millimeters.

R

This letter denotes how your tire was constructed.  Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.

RRadial
BBias Belt
DDiagonal
13

The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 13 inches in diameter.

Trim Options:

LSLS w/aluminum wheels

P175/70R13

Simplified Size:  175-70-13

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1988 Mitsubishi Precis is P175/70R13.  A color-coded explanation of the 1988 Mitsubishi Precis's tire size is shown below.

P

This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.

PPassenger Vehicle
LTLight Truck
CCommercial Vehicle
175

This number indicates that your tire has a width of 175 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 122 millimeters.

R

This letter denotes how your tire was constructed.  Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.

RRadial
BBias Belt
DDiagonal
13

The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 13 inches in diameter.