1989 Mitsubishi Galant Tire Size

Your Mitsubishi was manufactured with different tire sizes.  To determine the best tire size for your specific 1989 Mitsubishi Galant, we first need to determine your rim size.  Please review the information below.

How to Determine Rim Size

Check your existing tires.  Your Mitsubishi Galant's rim size is the number to the right of the R.  In the example pictured here, the tire size fits 16-inch rims.

Rim Size Selection

Now that you know your rim size, make a selection below to filter your results.

14-Inch Rims

1989 Mitsubishi Galant

 

The original tire size for your 1989 Mitsubishi Galant is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of your Mitsubishi Galant's' tire size.

P185/70R14

Simplified Size:  185-70-14

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1989 Mitsubishi Galant is P185/70R14.  A color-coded explanation of the 1989 Mitsubishi Galant's tire size is shown below.

P

This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.

PPassenger Vehicle
LTLight Truck
CCommercial Vehicle
185

This number indicates that your tire has a width of 185 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 129 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
14

The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 14 inches in diameter.

15-Inch Rims

1989 Mitsubishi Galant

 

The original tire size for your 1989 Mitsubishi Galant is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of your Mitsubishi Galant's' tire size.

Trim Options:

GS

195/60R15 86H

Simplified Size:  195-60-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1989 Mitsubishi Galant is 195/60R15 86H.  A color-coded explanation of the 1989 Mitsubishi Galant's tire size is shown below.

195

This number indicates that your tire has a width of 195 millimeters.

60

This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 60%.  In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 60% of the width.  In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 117 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
15

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

86

This tire has a load index of 86, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1166 pounds (530 kg) or less.  A higher number means the tire can carry more weight.  A lower number means the opposite.

H

This tire has a speed rating of H, which means 130 mph (210 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes.  A higher speed becomes dangerous.