Jeep surely becomes one brand in the automotive industry which can offer people with great combination of performance and appearance in one package. From so many options of vehicle model offered by this brand, some people make 2014 Jeep Patriot as their choice. Just like any other vehicle, people have to make sure that they can keep the Patriot in its best performance. It will not be easy because they have to pay attention to the maintenance. Different aspects must be considered when they are maintaining the vehicle including the tire. There will be a time when they will look for the tire and they will ask about 2014 Jeep Patriot tire size. They can replace it according to the standard option but they can also use alternative tire size for this vehicle.
The simplest method which people can take when they want to replace the tire of their vehicle is by following the standard specification. They just need to look for tire which is suitable to the standard specification of the car. The standard 2014 Jeep Patriot tire size is P 205/70 R 16. It means that the tire has 205mm of width, 70 sidewall factors of the tire, and 16 inches rim size. The total diameter of the wheel is 693mm / 27.3 inches. To simplify their task, they just need to find the tire which has the same specification after all.
Alternative of Standard Rim Size
There are some alternative options which people can consider for 2014 Jeep Patriot tire replacement. They can still look for the wheel with the same rim size, 16 inches. However, there are other specifications which can be used such as the 195/75 R 16 with 699mm / 27.5 inches total diameter of the wheel for the vehicle. They can also use the tire with 215/70 R 16 size which comes with 707mm / 27.9 total diameter of the wheel. People need to pay attention to the combination of the alternate tire size to make sure that the tire replacement can be suitable the most for their vehicle. Even when people choose to take the wheel with the same rim size to the original, there can be a time when they will get the tire which is wide or very wide for their vehicle. It is better to make sure that the tire is not too wide for the vehicle.
Bigger Rim Size
Some people maybe will not consider replacing the original wheel with the new one which comes with bigger rim size. They think that the tirewith bigger rim size will give too wide wheel compared to the original 2014 Jeep Patriot tire size. In fact, using the wheel with wider rim size does not mean that it will be too wide for the vehicle. For example, people can use the wheel with 17 inches rim size. It will not be too wide for the vehicle because the alternate tire size if 215/60 R 17 with 690mm / 27.2 inches total diameter of the wheel. They will not find too widetire with up to 19 inches rim size.