1983 Buick Skyhawk Tires

Buick Skyhawk Tires Are Around the Corner

When it's time to buy new tires for your vehicle, turn to the skilled technicians at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Browse tires online and schedule an installation appointment today!

1983 Buick Skyhawk Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Buick Skyhawk 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
1983 Buick Skyhawk T-Type Shop P195/70R13 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1983 Buick Skyhawk Custom* Shop P195/70R13 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1983 Buick Skyhawk Custom* Shop P175/80R13 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1983 Buick Skyhawk Limited* Shop P175/80R13 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1983 Buick Skyhawk Limited* Shop P195/70R13 None 35 PSI/35 PSI

1983 Buick Skyhawk T-Type

- Size: Shop P195/70R13

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1983 Buick Skyhawk Custom*

- Size: Shop P195/70R13

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1983 Buick Skyhawk Custom*

- Size: Shop P175/80R13

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1983 Buick Skyhawk Limited*

- Size: Shop P175/80R13

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1983 Buick Skyhawk Limited*

- Size: Shop P195/70R13

- 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 1983 Buick Skyhawk

What tires are best for a 1983 Buick Skyhawk? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Buick Skyhawk.

Get the Right Tires for 1983 Buick Skyhawk

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  1983 Buick Skyhawk. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for  Buick Skyhawk tires for winter, spring, summer, and fall. Whether you need a tire that's designed to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find affordable tires that get the job done.

View Buick-recommended tires for your 1983 Skyhawk, plus helpful information about Buick Skyhawk 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.”

Other than getting the proper tire size, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying Buick Skyhawk tires like how and where you drive, and how much you want to spend. If you live in south Texas, you probably won't need heavy-duty winter tires. Somewhere like Colorado or even Kansas is a different story. You may want to invest in a set of Buick Skyhawk snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.

When evaluating your driving conditions, think about where you live (countryside vs. city vs. mountains) and the kind of unexpected weather you're likely to experience. It's not uncommon for drivers in states that experience all four seasons to buy more than one set of tires. one for winter and one for summer. That way, they can maximize their Buick Skyhawk'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!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you enjoy challenging the limits of your Buick Skyhawk? Going where no vehicle has gone before? If you're an avid off-roader who yearns to pioneer new paths, you have very different tire needs than a highway commuter who doesn't hit the hills very often. You'll want tires that can stand up to dirt, gravel, stone, sand, and more. A larger tire with stiff sidewalls and a wide tread pattern can help prevent punctures and encourage stability in uneven road conditions. But if you mostly drive around the city, a Buick Skyhawk tire that offers low rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency might be exactly what you want. Talk to a tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care for help choosing the best tire for you, or start shopping for Buick Skyhawk tires online. You're only a few clicks away from finding the right 1983 Buick Skyhawk tire for your needs.

Good Tire Brands for Buick Skyhawks

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Buick Skyhawks. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. Buick Skyhawk Firestone tires are tires you can count on. The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a passionate inventor from the beginning. Firestone recognized the overwhelming potential for automobile tires, so he began testing and producing passenger, truck, and farm tires. Fun fact: in 1908, Firestone's company introduced 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 1983 Buick Skyhawks.

Bridgestone is another top choice for Buick Skyhawk tires. Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan in 1931. His company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1990. Bridgestone Tires now has more than 50 production facilities and 55,000 employees throughout the Americas! The company is a global leader in rubber products and tire technology, providing exceptional service, tires, and more to drivers around the world. As Shojiro Ishibashi said, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1983 Buick Skyhawk and drive with peace of mind.

Installing Buick Skyhawk Tires

Firestone Complete Auto Care installs more tires on more cars than most other companies. We're a tire store that also offers professional tire installation, maintenance, and rotation, along with complete auto care. Shop 1983 Buick Skyhawk tires online and schedule an installation appointment. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

1983 Buick Skyhawk Tire Q&A

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

  • Why check Buick tire inflation? A small decrease in tire pressure can have a big impact on your driving. Maintaining proper tire pressure can help improve braking time, increase fuel economy, and boost tire lifespan.
  • What do the tire sidewall numbers mean for my Buick Skyhawk? Your tire sidewall numbers tell you the recommended load carrying capacity, speed rating, treadwear, traction, and tire size. Talk to a tire technician to learn how to read Buick tire numbers.
  • 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 Skyhawk tires.