# 2002 Ford Ranger Tire Size

Your Ford was manufactured with different tire sizes. To determine the best tire size for your specific 2002 Ford Ranger, we first need to determine your rim size. Please review the information below.

## How to Determine Rim Size

Check your existing tires. Your Ford Ranger'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.

## 15-Inch Rims

### 2002 Ford Ranger

There are multiple tire sizes for your 2002 Ford Ranger 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 2002 Ford Ranger.

Trim Options:

### Edge (Off-Road)

## 31x10.50R15/C 109

### Simplified Size: 31x10.50-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2002 Ford Ranger is **31x10.50R15/C 109Q**. A color-coded explanation of the 2002 Ford Ranger's tire size is shown below.

31 | This mark reveals that your tire has a diameter of 31 inches. | ||||||

10.50 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 10.50 inches. | ||||||

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. | ||||||

C | The mark of C denotes your tire's load range, or ply rating. A load range of C means that the tire has a ply rating of 6. Letters further along in the alphabet represent stronger tires that can sustain higher inflation pressures. Tires with higher inflation pressures can carry heavier loads. | ||||||

109 | This tire has a load index of 109, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 2266 pounds (1030 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

This tire has a speed rating of Q, which means 99 mph (160 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

Trim Options:

### EV 4x4

## P215/75R15 100

### Simplified Size: 215-75-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2002 Ford Ranger is **P215/75R15 100S**. A color-coded explanation of the 2002 Ford Ranger's tire size is shown below.

P | This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.
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215 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 215 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 161 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. | ||||||

100 | This tire has a load index of 100, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1760 pounds (800 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

This tire has a speed rating of S, which means 111 mph (180 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

Trim Options:

### EV 4x2XLXLT 4x2

## P225/70R15 100

### Simplified Size: 225-70-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2002 Ford Ranger is **P225/70R15 100S**. A color-coded explanation of the 2002 Ford Ranger'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. | ||||||

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 157 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. | ||||||

100 | This tire has a load index of 100, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1760 pounds (800 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

This tire has a speed rating of S, which means 111 mph (180 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

Trim Options:

### Edge 4x2XLT 4x4

## P235/75R15 105

### Simplified Size: 235-75-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2002 Ford Ranger is **P235/75R15 105S**. A color-coded explanation of the 2002 Ford Ranger'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 |
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15 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 15 inches in diameter. | ||||||

105 | This tire has a load index of 105, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 2035 pounds (925 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

This tire has a speed rating of S, which means 111 mph (180 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

## 16-Inch Rims

### 2002 Ford Ranger

The original tire size for your 2002 Ford Ranger is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of your Ford Ranger's' tire size.

Trim Options:

### Edge 4x4XLT 4x4 (Off-Road)

## P245/75R16 109

### Simplified Size: 245-75-16

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2002 Ford Ranger is **P245/75R16 109S**. A color-coded explanation of the 2002 Ford Ranger's tire size is shown below.

P | This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.
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245 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 245 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 183 millimeters. | ||||||

R |
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16 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 16 inches in diameter. | ||||||

109 | This tire has a load index of 109, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 2266 pounds (1030 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||