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Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel - 8 on 6-1/2 - LR E

Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel - 8 on 6-1/2 - LR E

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Radial tire has a ply rating of 10 and a 3,640-lb maximum load at 80 psi. The 16" x 6" steel trailer wheel has an 8 on 6-1/2 bolt pattern. Black powder coat finish provides rust resistance. Meets DOT specifications. Lowest Prices for the best trailer tires and wheels from Kenda. Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel - 8 on 6-1/2 - LR E part number AM32743B can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Kenda Trailer Tires and Wheels - AM32743B

  • Tire with Wheel
  • 16 Inch
  • 8 on 6-1/2 Inch
  • 235/85-16
  • Load Range E
  • Steel Wheels - Powder Coat
  • Radial Tire
  • Kenda
  • Standard Rust Resistance

Radial tire has a ply rating of 10 and a 3,640-lb maximum load at 80 psi. The 16" x 6" steel trailer wheel has an 8 on 6-1/2 bolt pattern. Black powder coat finish provides rust resistance. Meets DOT specifications.


Features:

  • Tire-and-wheel assembly is ideal for stock trailers, utility trailers, and campers
  • Steel wheel with modular design by Dexstar is sturdy and corrosion resistant
    • 2-Step finishing process includes e-coat primer and black powder coat finish
  • Kenda Karrier special trailer radial tire
    • Special trailer design
      • Couples the strength of a bias tire with the durability and stability of a radial tire
      • Created specifically for trailers and not intended for use on other vehicles
    • Double steel belts and full nylon plies combine for superior function and long life
    • Computer-generated tread design and premium rubber-compound materials offer superior traction in wet or dry conditions
  • Assembly meets DOT specifications


Specs:

  • Rim dimensions: 16" diameter x 6" wide
  • Bolt pattern: 8 on 6-1/2"
  • Wheel bolt size: 1/2"-20 or 9/16"-18
  • Wheel capacity: 3,750 lbs
  • Pilot diameter: 4.9"
  • Tire size: ST235/85R16
    • Section width: 9.37"
    • Outer diameter: 31-5/8"
  • Tire capacity:
    • Load range: E
    • Ply rating: 10
    • Maximum load: 3,640 at 95 psi
  • Maximum speed: 81 mph (speed rating M)
  • Warranty:
    • 5-Year on tire
    • Limited 1-year on wheel


1-Year Worry-Free Guarantee

This tire has a 1-year worry-free guarantee. If within the first 12 months the tire is damaged in any way, it will be replaced at no charge.


Radial Tires vs. Bias Tires

Radial tire vs bias tire graphic

Radial ply tires are designed for trailers that are towed on the highway. The cords on a radial tire are positioned at a 90-degree angle to the direction of travel so that they lay across the width of the tire from wheel lip to wheel lip. This construction prevents the cords from rubbing against one another when the tire flexes, unlike the cords on a bias ply tire. As a result, radial tires have less rolling resistance and heat buildup, which leads to a longer tread life and improved steering at higher speeds.


Determining the Bolt Pattern

The first number in the bolt pattern is the number of bolt holes. The second number denotes the diameter, in inches, of the circle on which the bolt holes sit.

Bolt Pattern - Odd

To determine the bolt-circle diameter on wheels with an odd number of bolt holes, measure from the center of any bolt hole to the point halfway between the two bolt holes directly across from the first. (Example: "5 on 4-1/2" means 5 bolt holes with 4-1/2" measured to a point halfway between the opposite bolt holes.)

Bolt Pattern - Even

On wheels with an even number of bolt holes, measure from the center of one bolt hole to the center of the hole directly across from it. (Example: "8 on 6-1/2" means 8 bolt holes with 6-1/2" from the center of one hole to the center of another on the opposite side.)

Bolt Pattern - Side

Measuring the distance from the center of one bolt hole on the wheel to the center of a bolt hole right next to it can also help to determine the bolt pattern.

  • If D = 2-5/8", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 4-1/2"
  • If D = 2-3/4", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 4-3/4"
  • If D = 3", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 5"
  • If D = 3-1/4", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 5-1/2"


32743B Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Tire with Black Dexstar Modular Rim

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Customer Reviews

Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel - 8 on 6-1/2 - LR E - AM32743B

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (1782 Customer Reviews)

Radial tire has a ply rating of 10 and a 3,640-lb maximum load at 80 psi. The 16" x 6" steel trailer wheel has an 8 on 6-1/2 bolt pattern. Black powder coat finish provides rust resistance. Meets DOT specifications.

- AM32743B
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Wheels and tires arrived very fast and look great with no flaws. The weight rating for each wheel and tire is 3650 at 95 psi. 765252



- AM32743B
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I bought this tire and wheel to be used as a spare for a new trailer. Arrived a day earlier than expected. I love a company that is driven by great price and service. Step up and help this company thrive 731040



- AM32743B
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Came fast and as ordered. Perfect order is all manners. 571009



- AM32743B
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I have not had any issue with the tires! 438214



- AM32743B
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Purchased a used 1101 military trailer and needed new tires and wheels to replace the 8 lug military tires and wheels. The new wheels worked perfectly and looked great. The tires lowered the overall height of the trailer in order to make it easier to tow on my truck. 368836



- AM32743B
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Fast shipping. Easy Packing. Ready to Go. Could not find a better deal. Thanks etrailer! Great Job! 274880



- AM32743B
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Timely shipping. accurate descriptions. Good tire. One of the few I could find for my load needs. 1 year later and several 1000+ mile trips so far so good! 266378



- AM32161
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


This load star tire and wheel is an exact replacement for another that was performing very well on our boat trailer until something on the road put a hole in it. The whole assembly with free shipping was cheaper than just a tire and mounting. Makes for an easy decision and no reason to think this one won't be just as good as the one it replaces. 653340


Comments
A year in and still performing great.
David T - 06/05/2020

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- AM32153
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Tires look good. But still concerned with being made in China. The wheels, made in USA! Hooray! I was concerned with getting the correct wheel bolt pattern. “Product expert” wasn’t a lot of help. I stressed until I got them and put the first one on. They fit! What a relief. The old tires were really shot. So the new tires will really make my next trip more comfortable. I like the extra carrying capacity and the speed rating was better than on the old tires. Shipping was prompt. 644732


Comments
Tires are still round and the wheels show no sighs of rust.
Robert - 05/24/2020

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- AM31994
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


I was very impressed with my experience ordering from etrailer. I needed new tires for my utility trailer, the website had helpful videos and information to ensure that I was purchasing the right product. My order was processed and delivered free of charge and I had my new tires within the week 715157



- AM32131
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Product arrived super quick. That's awe some!! 610144



- AM35354
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


I needed a spare tire for my yacht club trailer, it was an odd size and you guys had it right in line as I browsed down the wheel sizes on your site, including shipping I got it cheaper than going to the local Marine dealer. Now I need summer to get here. 737791



- AM31199DX
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Great product! It's hard to find a 12 inch radial trailer tire. For the price delivered to you're door mounted on a rim, you can't beat it. 616912



- AM35354
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Exactly what I wanted. Fast shipping. Great customer service. Very pleased!! 620211



- AM31990
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Just what I needed and cheaper than I could buy local. 637853



- AM32161
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


tires where what I ordered 724546



- AM31951
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Can't speak for the tire and rim as it will be used as a spare, but delivery was incredibly fast! Ordered it on Monday morning and it was at home waiting on me when I got home from work the very next day. Freaky fast! Will definitely order from them again. 95023



- AM31985
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


I bought this as a new spare for my travel trailer. It arrived quickly and is a perfect replacement for the rusted out original. 517363



- AM31990
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Product arrived as advertised and looks great on top of that they save me money! Very happy and will purchase from them again in the future! 680696



- AM35351DX
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Easy ordering, Fast shipping, Great customer service. These tires and wheels were a serious improvement for my old boat trailer. 666536



- AM31994
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Got two of these wheels for my jet ski trailer , great investment. 606153



- AM31994
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Fast delivery. Tires look nice have not had them on the road yet. I will update after our family vacation. 406398



- AM31957
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


The tire/wheel combo looks good and was packaged perfectly. But, the reason I purchased this from etrailer.com was for two reasons, price and customer service. The price was half of what local retail shops were selling for. Customer service is top notch at etrailer. I had placed my order in hopes to receive the items that week. Unfortunately, it was apparent early on that it would not make it before my hope to arrive date. I was contacted by George J. immediately and was given an explanation for the delay and that efforts were being made to fulfill my order. I was then contacted by Ahren J. who offered other options and similar products that would ship out immediately. I stayed with my original item and it arrived as predicted. I've read tons of reviews on etrailer's customer service and how good it was and George and Ahren lived up to the reviews. Thank you! I will definitely use etrailer.com for furture purchases. 396651



- AM35010
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Good product. Excellent service. Easy s hopping. 625438



- AM32418DX
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Review from a similar Karrier Steel in Trailer Tires and Wheels


Arrived quickly, fit perfectly on my 6×12 cargo trailer. Priced right, Look and perform great. Great communication on sales, order processing and delivery progress. 527356


Comments
Excellent, no problems at all,
Joel - 06/27/2019

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Ask the Experts about this Kenda Trailer Tires and Wheels

  • Best Option to Upgrade from Bias Tire Size 7.50-16 to Radial Trailer Tire
    You are 100% correct! The closest match and best option to upgrade your 7.50-16 LT bias ply tires (like # AM10423), is going to be an ST235/85-16 radial tire, like the Kenda Karrier # AM32743B you were checking out. This tire is pre-mounted on a 16 inch diameter by 6 inch wide black mod wheel with a bolt pattern of 8 on 6-1/2 and a load range E (3,640 at 95 psi). You'll just want to make sure the bolt pattern matches and you're staying at or above the load range on your existing set-up. If...
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  • Does Kenda ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel 8 on 6-1/2 have an Offset
    The wheel in tire and wheel combo # AM32743B is wheel # AM20761B which has a zero offset. This means the mounting surface of the wheel is in the dead center of the wheel. The wheel and tire combo is compatible with hub and drum assembly # 42866UC3-EZ.
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  • Does the Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Wheel Come Mounted and Balanced
    Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel # AM32743B undergoes a type of balancing by the manufacturer. Before the tires are mounted on the wheels the manufacturer lines up the light spot on the wheel with the heavy spot on the tire. After mounting the tires are not balanced beyond this. If you want the tire balanced further a tire shop would have to put the tires on a balancing machine and add weights as needed.
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  • Can I Upgrade Trailer Axle From 3,500 lb to 7,000 lb Axle and Keep 14 Wheels
    You can add a heavier axle to the trailer but the rest of the components of your trailer may not be rated for a higher weight capacity such as the suspension components and wheels. If you go from a 3,500 lb axle to a 7,000 lb axle like part # 8327834 you are not going to be able to keep your wheels because more than likely the bearings in the hubs that fit your wheels will not fit the spindle of the new axle. Also the wheels are more than likely not rated for the 7,000 lb trailer weight....
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  • What are the Tire Pressure Ratings for ST235/85-16 Trailer Tires?
    The ST235/85-16 tires that we provide all have maximum psi ratings of 80, 95 or 110 dependent on the load rating. For example, the load-range G Provider Radial Trailer Tire, # TTWPRG235R16, has a maximum load rating of 4,080 lbs at 110 psi while the load-range E Kenda Karrier Radial Trailer Tire, # AM32743B, has a max load rating of 3,640 lbs at 80 psi. You should go with the maximum psi that your tire's manufacturer felt was appropriate for your tire.
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  • Does the Westlake ST235/85R16 Tire and Wheel Combo Offer a Wheel in Black
    I have an alternative solution for you. However, the Westlake wheel and tire combo does not come with a black mod rim. Kenda does offer the Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel, # AM32743B. The Kenda Karrier tire has a 10 ply rating and a load range of E. The maximum load of the tire is 3,640 lbs at 80 psi. The Kenda wheel is a black mod wheel with an 8 on 6-1/2 inch bolt pattern. The wheel has a weigh capacity of 3,750 lbs.
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