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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

Item # AM32743B
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Radial tire has a ply rating of 10 and a 3,640-lb maximum load at 95 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. Great 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 or call 1-800-940-8924 for expert service.
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Kenda Trailer Tires and Wheels - AM32743B

  • 16 Inch
  • Tire with Wheel
  • 8 on 6-1/2 Inch
  • 235/85-16
  • Steel Wheels - Powder Coat
  • Load Range E
  • Radial Tire
  • M - 81 mph
  • Kenda

Radial tire has a ply rating of 10 and a 3,640-lb maximum load at 95 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.


  • 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


  • 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
  • Offset: 0
  • 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

Replaces 32743BDX

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

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (5731 Customer Reviews)

Radial tire has a ply rating of 10 and a 3,640-lb maximum load at 95 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.


Just got them today and haven’t installed them yet. But they look real good. Have steal valve stems which is a plus. Very fast shipping. I will be using them on a dump trailer.


Nice wheel and tire package. Excellent customer service, fast shipping and great price. We have since purchased other tires and wheels from and will continue to do so in the future.


These were a good choice for my tilt bed equipment trailer.


Super easy process.. Ordered on a Holiday weekend, wheels and tires arrived 3 days later in front of my garage all mounted and ready to go. Powder coated wheels look amazing!!


I ordered this spare tire on Tuesday and got it Wednesday. You can't get better service than etrailer. I highly recommend them.




I purchased this as a spare so no real use yet but quality meets what i was looking for.


Straight to the point and great communi cation


Always happy with my purchases from E-t railer!


Fast delivery quality rooms and tires haven’t put them on yet but we’ll see how they were. Thank you.


Thank you…fast delivery…fits perfectly


Excellent and reliable service. Have used etrailer for many projects and their easy to navigate web page makes it easy.


So far I’m happy with etrailer. Ordered wheel and tires beginning of may and they didn’t have all of them in stock so after waiting till last Monday I rechecked to see what they had and they had these in stock. Changed my order last Monday which was a holiday and still received them on Friday same week. So far trailer pulls great but will know better when I get a good 5-6 tons on them to really know for sure.



This wheel and tire package worked out perfectly and when they need to be replaced I will order them again. Tires are holding up great, no cracking or abnormal wear. Very satisfied.


Needed a spare tire for our 'new' toyhauler. This is perfect. It came quickly.Thanks.


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



The Kenda tire was installed on my equipment trailer and has endured over 10,600 miles flawlessly and no signs of wear from the heat of AZ sun. I’m usually moving 10-12K machine on a daily basis. When it comes time to replace I’ll be looking for a set of these tires again.


Best experience I’ve had in a long time. Ashley was great and got me everything I needed. Everything shipped fast and went together great. Tires appear to be of good quality. The reviews all over the web were great. I will definitely buy from them again. Highly recommend!


Great customer service, super fast shipping!! Great product at a great price.. thank you!!


Great prince fast shipping amazing comp any


Delivered exactly as ordered


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.


Product is great, but service is better! My original order for a set of wheels and tires was back-ordered. So, I called in to see if I could swap the product and get something available now. When I called in, I was told that the replacement set would be shipped out the next day. The issue was that I was going to be out of town the rest of the week. She offered to put the order on hold, reserve the product and ship out first thing monday morning. Well, I received the wheels and tires today, couldn't be more satisfied with both the wheels and tires, but the service especially.


I bought this tire/wheel combo as spare for my fifth wheel trailer and have not had to use it as of yet, knock on wood, it seems to be doing quite well!


This was my first experience with etrailer and I have to say it was a pleasant one. I ordered six tires on rims and the delivery was fast. Rims and tires were exactly as described and fit perfectly on my Dexter torsion axles. I have always had good luck with Kenda tires and have never had any blowouts or abnormal ride/wear issues in the past. I am very satisfied so far.


Nice tires and rims, good price, thanks!


I been very pleased with the tires and wheels so far. I built a water wagon and put them on it.

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    The MORryde Shock Absorbing Suspension Equalizers # MR27ZR are going to be compatible with the 6-Leaf Double-Eye Spring # e94SR. They will connect with the MORryde Suspension Upgrade Kit # MR46ZR and a Hanger Kit # H248. With the springs being 26" long and an 8" equalizer you will want to spread the hangers 30-1/2" from center to have a 35" axle spacing with no weight on the trailer. This measurement is the separation for the mounting bolt centers of the hangers. If the springs did fully...
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  • What Is The Weight Of The Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Trailer Tire On 16" Black Mod Wheel AM32743B
    The Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel Combo # AM32743B weighs about 65 lbs. If you order 6 they generally will ship one per box. With that quantity it would be a UPS shipment. We do not use Fedex.
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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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    If you are looking fora direct replacement for the OEM wheel well flare on your 2012 Canyon trail XLT 1500 30FSES, I am afraid that is not something we offer here at etrailer. We do offer some universal flex flare like part # PX52-172PF, which is a 4-1/2" wide universal fit rubber flare. For an OEM replacement we suggest going thru a dealership.
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  • What Load Range Tires Can I Use on the Taskmaster Wheel # TA55VR?
    I went ahead and reached out to my contact at Taskmaster Tires. She confirmed that for the Steel Modular Wheel # TA55VR, load range E, F and G fits if the aspect ratio of the tire is 80 or smaller. For example, the tire size 235/80R16. If the aspect of the tire is 85 or bigger, load range E is the only tire that will fit. An example of that size tire is the Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel - 8 on 6-1/2 - LR E # AM32743B. As far as the air pressure...
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    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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    Your 8-14.5 tires are a specialty size which we do not carry. Our only options are going to be to switch to a larger 16" diameter wheel and tire package which is going to be wider and taller than your current tires. Your tires are roughly 8.1" wide with a overall diameter of 27.8". Going to a wheel and tire like the Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel # AM32743B is going to be 9.37" wide and 31.625" in diameter. If you do not have the additional clearance...
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  • Best Option to Upgrade from Bias Tire Size 7.50-16 to Radial Trailer Tire
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  • Does the Westlake ST235/85R16 Tire and Wheel Combo Offer a Wheel in Black
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    I can tell you how to determine if the Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel - 8 on 6-1/2 # AM32743B will fit your trailer, but we wouldn't have any way of knowing as tires and wheels aren't specific to trailer brands. First, you need to know the number of lugs on your hub, as you'll need an 8-lug hub for the Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel # AM32743B. There is also an option for the same tire and wheel combo if...
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  • What Size Wheel and Tire Fits Trailer With 7k Axles and 8 on 6-1/2 Bolt Pattern
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  • Does Kenda ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Black Mod Wheel 8 on 6-1/2 have an Offset
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  • Center Cap for Trailer Wheel With 4.9 Inch Pilot Diameter
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  • Does the Kenda Karrier ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire with 16" Wheel Come Mounted and Balanced
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  • Can 235/85R16 Trailer Tire Replace a 235/80R16 Trailer Tire?
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  • Recommended ST235/85R16 Radial Trailer Tire w/ 16" Black Mod Wheel
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