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1986 Buick Electra Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Buick Electra tire size? Use the following chart to find information on tire size, speed rating, and inflation.

Trim Level Tire Size Speed Rating Inflation in PSI F/R
1986 Buick Electra T-Type Shop P215/65R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1986 Buick Electra Estate Wagon Shop P225/75R15 None 30 PSI/35 PSI
1986 Buick Electra Limited Shop P205/75R14 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1986 Buick Electra Park Avenue Shop P205/75R14 None 35 PSI/35 PSI

1986 Buick Electra T-Type

- Size: Shop P215/65R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1986 Buick Electra Estate Wagon

- Size: Shop P225/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/35 PSI

1986 Buick Electra Limited

- Size: Shop P205/75R14

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1986 Buick Electra Park Avenue

- Size: Shop P205/75R14

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

* Note: these models have different tire sizes depending on vehicle options.

Recommended Tires for Your 1986 Buick Electra

What tires are best for a 1986 Buick Electra? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Buick Electra.

Primewell PS830/850
PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires

Buy Tires for 1986 Buick Electra

Finding the right tires can be quick and easy, especially when you have all the information you need to make a good decision. That's why you should head our way when it's time to put new tires on your  1986 Buick Electra. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Buick Electra tire options. Whether you need a tire that's designed to improve fuel economy, take tight corners, or handle off-road terrain, you'll find good tires that match your budget.

View the tires Buick recommends for 1986 Electras, plus helpful information about Buick Electra tire size, speed rating, and tire pressure. Come to Firestone Complete Auto Care for tires and you'll experience our best service. As one of our tire managers, Ruben, says, “I make sure you know which tire is the best fit for your car, not only for performance but safety.”

Apart from finding the right tire size, you also want to consider a handful of other factors when buying new Buick Electra tires like which tire brands you like most and where you drive. If you live in Louisiana, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. Somewhere like Colorado or even Kansas is a different story. You may want to invest in a set of Buick Electra snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.

Think about where you live (countryside vs. city vs. mountains) and the kind of unexpected weather you're likely to experience when evaluating your driving conditions. Many drivers who live in states that experience all four seasons choose to purchase two sets of tires: one set for winter, one set for summer. That way, they can maximize their Buick Electra's performance during both seasons. Other drivers prefer the convenience of all-season tires. They make one trip to the tire shop and they're pretty much ready for rain, light snow, or sun!

Driving style is next on the list to think about when buying tires. Do you enjoy pushing your Buick Electra to the limits? Adventuring where other vehicles can't? If you're a big off-roading fan you forges paths where others can't, you have very different needs than a long-distance commuter who sticks to the highway. You'll want a tire that can handle sand, stone, gravel, dirt, and more. You might even want a bigger tire with stiffer sidewalls and a wide tread pattern to help prevent punctures and maintain stability in uneven road conditions. But if you plan on sticking around town, a Buick Electra tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just what you need. Browse Buick Electra tires online or come to your nearby Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you. You're only a few clicks away from finding the right 1986 Buick Electra tire for your needs.

Good Tire Brands for Buick Electras

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Buick Electras. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. Firestone tires for Buick Electras always deliver! Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a visionary from the start. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he started making and testing passenger, truck, and farm tires. One of the company's pioneering efforts was the introduction in 1908 of the first all-rubber, non-skid tire! Firestone Tires has been passionate about leading the industry since day one, thanks to Harvey Firestone's industrious spirit. Today, Firestone is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They make 8,000 different tires for all sorts of vehicles — including 1986 Buick Electras.

Bridgestone is another top choice for Buick Electra tires. Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. was founded by Shojiro Ishibashi in Japan in 1931 and merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1990. Today, Bridgestone Tires has more than 55,000 employees and 50 production facilities throughout the Americas. It remains a global leader in tire technology and rubber products, providing exceptional service, tires, and more to drivers around the world. In the words of founder Shojiro Ishibashi, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can buy superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1986 Buick Electra and drive with peace of mind!

Buick Electra Tire Installation & Rotation

We sell tires, but we also service them and care for all the around-the-wheel components. We're your one-stop shop for tire installation, rotation, and ongoing maintenance! Buy 1986 Buick Electra tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

Questions About 1986 Buick Electra Tires

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Buick Electra tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why check Buick tire inflation? The right tire inflation helps increase fuel economy, improve braking time, and boost tire lifespan! The right tire pressure can make all the difference. Even a small change in tire pressure can impact your driving.
  • What do the numbers on my Buick Electra tires mean? Your tire sidewall gives you information about load carrying capacity, speed rating, treadwear, traction, and tire size. Talk to one of our tire technicians to learn how to read the numbers on your tire!
  • Can I check the tread depth on my Buick tires at home? All you need is a penny. Hold the penny so that Abraham Lincoln is facing you, then place your penny into a tread groove upside down. If you can see the top of Abe’s head, your tread is shallow and it might be time for new Buick Electra tires.