# 2010 Jeep Patriot Tire Size

Your Jeep was manufactured with different tire sizes. To determine the best tire size for your specific 2010 Jeep Patriot, we first need to determine your rim size. Please review the information below.

## How to Determine Rim Size

Check your existing tires. Your Jeep Patriot'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.

## 16-Inch Rims

### 2010 Jeep Patriot

The original tire size for your 2010 Jeep Patriot is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of your Jeep Patriot's' tire size.

Trim Options:

### Sport 4x2Sport 4x4

## P205/70R16 96

### Simplified Size: 205-70-16

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2010 Jeep Patriot is **P205/70R16 96T**. A color-coded explanation of the 2010 Jeep Patriot's tire size is shown below.

P | This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.
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205 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 205 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 143 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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16 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 16 inches in diameter. | ||||||

96 | This tire has a load index of 96, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1562 pounds (710 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 T, which means 118 mph (190 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

## 17-Inch Rims

### 2010 Jeep Patriot

There are multiple tire sizes for your 2010 Jeep Patriot 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 2010 Jeep Patriot.

Trim Options:

### Limited 4x2Limited 4x4

## P215/60R17 95

### Simplified Size: 215-60-17

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2010 Jeep Patriot is **P215/60R17 95T**. A color-coded explanation of the 2010 Jeep Patriot'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. | ||||||

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

95 | This tire has a load index of 95, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1518 pounds (690 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 T, which means 118 mph (190 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

Trim Options:

### Limited 4x4Sport 4x4

## P215/65R17 98

### Simplified Size: 215-65-17

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2010 Jeep Patriot is **P215/65R17 98S**. A color-coded explanation of the 2010 Jeep Patriot'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. | ||||||

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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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. | ||||||

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. |