Honda CR-V tire pressure

pastelespasteles Member Posts: 4
edited February 2015 in Honda
i have continental cross contact the recommended psi is 30 but the tire says 44psi can i set the psi to 44

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  • steverstever Guest Posts: 52,457
    edited February 2015
    "An overinflated tire is stiff and unyielding and the size of its footprint in contact with the road is reduced. If a vehicle's tires are overinflated by 6 psi, they could be damaged more easily when running over potholes or debris in the road. Higher inflated tires cannot isolate road irregularities well, causing them to ride harsher." (Tire Rack)

    "Tire size and pressure info are vehicle specific and second guessing a vehicle engineer is not a good idea." (BarrysTireTech)

    Can you? I guess. Should you? Probably not....
  • kyfdxkyfdx Moderator Posts: 187,287
    44 PSI is the maximum safe tire pressure for that tire..

    It has nothing to do with the proper tire pressure for your vehicle..

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  • jimbo65jimbo65 South Central IllinoisMember Posts: 65
    Check your manual or the drivers side door post and follow the recommended psi. B)
    2015 CR-V EX-L 2WD = One Sweet Ride :p
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