Compare 1996 Chevrolet C1500 Tires

1996 Chevrolet C1500 Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Chevrolet C1500 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
1996 Chevrolet C1500 Base Shop P235/75R15 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
1996 Chevrolet C1500 Cheyenne Shop P235/75R15 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
1996 Chevrolet C1500 WT Shop P235/75R15 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
1996 Chevrolet C1500 Silverado Shop P235/75R15 S 35 PSI/35 PSI

1996 Chevrolet C1500 Base

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1996 Chevrolet C1500 Cheyenne

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1996 Chevrolet C1500 WT

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1996 Chevrolet C1500 Silverado

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

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

Get the Right Tires for 1996 Chevrolet C1500

Buying new tires can be easy and quick, especially when you're equipped with quality information from the tire experts that know! That's why you should head our way when it's time to put new tires on your  1996 Chevrolet C1500. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for  Chevrolet C1500 tires for winter, spring, summer, and fall. Whether you want a tire that's built to take tight corners, handle diverse terrain, or improve fuel-efficiency, you'll find affordable tires that get the job done.

View Chevrolet-recommended tires for your 1996 C1500, plus helpful information about Chevrolet C1500 tire size, speed rating, and tire pressure. Take it from one of our tire technicians, Brianna: "You want to find the correct size for your tire. It matters in alignments and keeping your vehicle driving the way it’s supposed to.”

Beyond the correct tire size, you also want to think about a couple of other things when getting new Chevrolet C1500 tires like which tire brands you like most and where you drive. If you live in Florida, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Chevrolet C1500 snow tires for a good portion of the year, and maybe even all-season tires for year-round comfort and versatility.

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 summer and one for winter. It's one of the best ways to maximize their Chevrolet C1500's safety and performance from January to December. Other drivers buy one set of all-season tires instead. That way they don't have to return to the tire shop and their vehicle is always ready for sun, rain, and light snow!

Your personal driving style is the next factor to consider. Do you like taking your Chevrolet C1500 far away from civilization? Going where no vehicle has gone before? If you're a diehard off-roader, you have very different tire needs than a highway commuter who doesn't leave the paved path. 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 plan on sticking around town, a Chevrolet C1500 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 Chevrolet C1500 tires online. You're only a few clicks away from finding the right 1996 Chevrolet C1500 tire for your needs.

Chevrolet C1500 Tire Brands

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Chevrolet C1500s. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Firestone tires for Chevrolet C1500s are always ready to get the job done! 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 untapped potential for auto tires, so he started producing and testing passenger, truck, and farm tires. The company can be credited for introducing the first all-rubber, non-skid tire in 1908! Firestone Tires has been dedicated to staying one step ahead of the competition since day one, all thanks to Harvey Firestone. Firestone now makes about 8,000 different tires for all kinds of vehicles — including tires for 1996 Chevrolet C1500s.

Bridgestone is another top choice for Chevrolet C1500 tires. Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan in 1931. His company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1990. Today, Bridgestone Tires has more than 50 production facilities and 55,000 employees throughout the Americas! It remains a global leader in tire technology and rubber products, [content-1-text-7-4] The company is a global leader in rubber products and tire technology, delivering outstanding tires, service, and more to drivers worldwide. 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 1996 Chevrolet C1500 and drive with peace of mind.

Installing Chevrolet C1500 Tires

We sell tires, but we also service them and care for all the around-the-wheel components. We're your tire shop and a complete service center for tire installation, maintenance, repair, rotation, and alignment! Shop 1996 Chevrolet C1500 tires online and schedule an installation appointment. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

Recommended Tires for Your 1996 Chevrolet C1500

What tires are best for a 1996 Chevrolet C1500? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Chevrolet C1500.

Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V2
Blizzak DM-V2

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter
Firestone Destination A/T2
Destination A/T2

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Destination LE2
Destination LE2

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Destination LE3
Destination LE3

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Bridgestone Dueler H/L Alenza Plus
Dueler H/L Alenza Plus

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Primewell PS830/850
PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Primewell Valera A/T
Valera A/T

  • See Store For Details
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Primewell Valera H/T
Valera H/T

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Winterforce 2 UV
Winterforce 2 UV

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter

1996 Chevrolet C1500 Tire Questions

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Chevrolet C1500 tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why does Chevrolet tire inflation matter? 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.
  • Why are there numbers on the side of my Chevrolet C1500 tires? 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!
  • How do I check the tread depth on my Chevrolet tires? Stay on top of your tire tread depth to help avoid a dangerous drive. You can check tread depth with 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 Chevrolet C1500 tires.

Chevrolet C1500 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!