Do you have your own auto repair store? Believe it or not but many people today believe that car repairing is the best business that you can begin with because you don’t need much investment in it. Most of the tools and equipments required for auto repairs are not very expensive and you can always make better money as lot of people today have car repairs. The demand for automobiles have made it convenient for the car repair stores to get more work and many people even bring their cars to such stores to make sure their cars are performing well.

 

Tire Size Chart

Tires play an important role in the performance of the cars and therefore people always need some kind of calculator that can help them to convert different measurements of tires. Since you already have an auto repair store you should look out for metric tire conversion chart that you can put up in your store so that your mechanics can check out the exact measurement of the tire and it really saves the time for all the workers at your garage. The chart is much better option than the calculator because all the measurements are already provided with answers.
Standard SAE tire sizes example: 35×12.50-16 tire runs 35 inches tall by 12.5 inches wide for a 16 inch wheel

 

Metric tire sizes: 315/75R16 tire is 315 mm wide with a sidewall height that is 75% of the width for a 16 inch wheel.

Converting a metric tire to inches can be done with the equation

[315] / [75] R [16] =
=[ (Tire Width x Aspect Ratio x 2) / 2550 + Wheel Diameter ] x [ Tire Width / 25.4 ] – [ Wheel Diameter ] =
= [35] x [12.4] – [16]

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