Originally Posted by Nonevo
I see that most people recommend an E rated tire for my F350, but as I look at different tires I have noticed some have a Max Load of 3200 pounds which is less than some of the D rated tires i've seen. What is the more important factor? I do not pull many heavy loads, but do occasionally load up the bed pretty heavy and I want to be able to use my truck to full capacity if needed.
Load capacity (LBS), or as an alternate, Load Index. Load Index is a standard unit of load capacity that can be easilly compared accross different tires and manufactures. Look for something with a Load Index of 126 (3,750 LBs per tire) or higher.