# 2009 Chrysler 300 Tire Size

Your Chrysler was manufactured with different tire sizes. To determine the best tire size for your specific 2009 Chrysler 300, we first need to determine your rim size. Please review the information below.

## How to Determine Rim Size

Check your existing tires. Your Chrysler 300'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.

## 17-Inch Rims

### 2009 Chrysler 300

The original tire size for your 2009 Chrysler 300 is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of your Chrysler 300's' tire size.

Trim Options:

### LXSignature SeriesTouring (RWD)

## P215/65R17 98

### Simplified Size: 215-65-17

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Chrysler 300 is **P215/65R17 98T**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Chrysler 300'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. | ||||||

17 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 17 inches in diameter. | ||||||

98 | This tire has a load index of 98, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1650 pounds (750 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

65 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 65%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 65% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 139 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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This tire has a speed rating of T, which means 118 mph (190 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

## 18-Inch Rims

### 2009 Chrysler 300

The original tire size for your 2009 Chrysler 300 is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of your Chrysler 300's' tire size.

Trim Options:

### C (AWD)C (RWD)C Executive Series (RWD)Limited (AWD)Limited (RWD)Touring (AWD)Touring Executive Series (RWD)

## P225/60R18 99

### Simplified Size: 225-60-18

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Chrysler 300 is **P225/60R18 99H**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Chrysler 300'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. | ||||||

18 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 18 inches in diameter. | ||||||

99 | This tire has a load index of 99, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1705 pounds (775 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

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 135 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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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. |

## 20-Inch Rims

### 2009 Chrysler 300

There are multiple tire sizes for your 2009 Chrysler 300 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 2009 Chrysler 300.

Trim Options:

### C Heritage (RWD)C SRT8

## 245/45R20 99

### Simplified Size: 245-45-20

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Chrysler 300 is **245/45R20 99Y**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Chrysler 300's tire size is shown below.

245 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 245 millimeters. | ||||||

20 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 20 inches in diameter. | ||||||

99 | This tire has a load index of 99, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1705 pounds (775 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

45 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 45%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 45% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 110 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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This tire has a speed rating of Y, which means 186 mph (300 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

Trim Options:

### C SRT8

## 255/45R20/RF 101(Rear)

### Simplified Size: 245-45-20

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Chrysler 300 is **245/45R20 99Y (Front)**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Chrysler 300's tire size is shown below.

255 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 255 millimeters. | ||||||

20 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 20 inches in diameter. | ||||||

RF | The mark of RF indicates that the tire is reinforced. This means it can handle a higher inflation pressure than a standard tire, which increases its maximum load. | ||||||

101 | This tire has a load index of 101, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1815 pounds (825 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

45 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 45%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 45% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 114 millimeters. | ||||||

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This tire has a speed rating of Y, which means 186 mph (300 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

Trim Options:

### C SRT8

## 245/45R20 99(Front)

### Simplified Size: 255-45-20

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Chrysler 300 is **245/45R20 99Y (Front)**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Chrysler 300's tire size is shown below.

245 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 245 millimeters. | ||||||

20 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 20 inches in diameter. | ||||||

99 | This tire has a load index of 99, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1705 pounds (775 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

45 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 45%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 45% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 110 millimeters. | ||||||

R |
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This tire has a speed rating of Y, which means 186 mph (300 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |