2006 Jeep Wrangler Tire Size

Your Jeep was manufactured with different tire sizes.  To determine the best tire size for your specific 2006 Jeep Wrangler, we first need to determine your rim size.  Please review the information below.

How to Determine Rim Size

Check your existing tires.  Your Jeep Wrangler'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

2006 Jeep Wrangler

 

There are multiple tire sizes for your 2006 Jeep Wrangler 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 2006 Jeep Wrangler.

Trim Options:

65th Anniversary EditionSportUnlimited

30x9.50R15/B

Simplified Size:  30x9.50-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2006 Jeep Wrangler is 30x9.50R15/B.  A color-coded explanation of the 2006 Jeep Wrangler's tire size is shown below.

30

This mark reveals that your tire has a diameter of 30 inches.

9.50

This number indicates that your tire has a width of 9.50 inches.

R

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

RRadial
BBias Belt
DDiagonal
15

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

B

The mark of B denotes your tire's load range, or ply rating.  A load range of B means that the tire has a ply rating of 4.  Letters further along in the alphabet represent stronger tires that can sustain higher inflation pressures.  Tires with higher inflation pressures can carry heavier loads.

Trim Options:

SEX

P215/75R15 100S

Simplified Size:  215-75-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2006 Jeep Wrangler is P215/75R15 100S.  A color-coded explanation of the 2006 Jeep Wrangler's tire size is shown below.

P

This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.

PPassenger Vehicle
LTLight Truck
CCommercial Vehicle
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.

RRadial
BBias Belt
DDiagonal
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.

S

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:

SportSport RHD (Right Hand Drive)X

P225/75R15 102S

Simplified Size:  225-75-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2006 Jeep Wrangler is P225/75R15 102S.  A color-coded explanation of the 2006 Jeep Wrangler's tire size is shown below.

P

This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.

PPassenger Vehicle
LTLight Truck
CCommercial Vehicle
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.

RRadial
BBias Belt
DDiagonal
15

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

102

This tire has a load index of 102, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1870 pounds (850 kg) or less.  A higher number means the tire can carry more weight.  A lower number means the opposite.

S

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

2006 Jeep Wrangler

 

The original tire size for your 2006 Jeep Wrangler is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of your Jeep Wrangler's' tire size.

Trim Options:

RubiconUnlimited Rubicon

LT245/75R16/E 120P

Simplified Size:  245-75-16

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2006 Jeep Wrangler is LT245/75R16/E 120P.  A color-coded explanation of the 2006 Jeep Wrangler's tire size is shown below.

LT

This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.

PPassenger Vehicle
LTLight Truck
CCommercial Vehicle
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

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
16

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

E

The mark of E denotes your tire's load range, or ply rating.  A load range of E means that the tire has a ply rating of 10.  Letters further along in the alphabet represent stronger tires that can sustain higher inflation pressures.  Tires with higher inflation pressures can carry heavier loads.

120

This tire has a load index of 120, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 3080 pounds (1400 kg) or less.  A higher number means the tire can carry more weight.  A lower number means the opposite.

P

This tire has a speed rating of P, which means 93 mph (150 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes.  A higher speed becomes dangerous.