Trailer Tyre Conditions and Pressure

Tyre pressures are an important factor in the lifespan of trailer tyres. Using a trailer with tyres inflated to the incorrect pressures can be detrimental to the tyre – which in turn can be very dangerous. The table below summarises some typical trailer tyre pressures (please also refer to the tyre manufacturers details).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Visual inspection of the tyres can prevent tire blow-outs and tell a story of the general health of the trailers running gear. The following visual indicators can help determine if a tyre is inflated correctly, wear signs can also help detect issues early.
 
 
 
 

 

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