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1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Chevrolet Cavalier 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
1988 Chevrolet Cavalier VL* Shop P185/80R13 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1988 Chevrolet Cavalier VL* Shop P195/60R14 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1988 Chevrolet Cavalier RS Shop P195/70R14 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Z24 Shop P215/60R14 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Base* Shop P205/70R13 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Base* Shop P185/80R13 None 35 PSI/35 PSI

1988 Chevrolet Cavalier VL*

- Size: Shop P185/80R13

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1988 Chevrolet Cavalier VL*

- Size: Shop P195/60R14

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1988 Chevrolet Cavalier RS

- Size: Shop P195/70R14

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Z24

- Size: Shop P215/60R14

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Base*

- Size: Shop P205/70R13

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Base*

- Size: Shop P185/80R13

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

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

Affordable 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Tires

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 come to see us when it's time to buy new tires for your 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for Chevrolet tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you want tire that's made to take tight corners, handle diverse terrain, or improve fuel-efficiency, you'll find good tires that match your budget.

View Chevrolet-recommended tires for your 1988 Cavalier, plus useful info about Chevrolet Cavalier tire pressure, tire size, and speed rating. Your vehicle can't drive correctly without the correct tires. As one of our tire technicians, Brianna, explains, "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 Cavalier tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in Louisiana, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Chevrolet Cavalier 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 winter and one for summer. That way, they can maximize their Chevrolet Cavalier's performance during both seasons. Other drivers prefer to purchase one all-season set to limit trips to the tire shop and make sure their vehicle is prepared in the rain, sleet, snow, or sun!

Your personal driving style is the next factor to consider. Do you enjoy challenging the limits of your Chevrolet Cavalier? Adventuring where other vehicles can't? 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 strong tires that can take on gravel, sand, stone, and dirt. 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 Cavalier tire that offers a smooth, quiet ride might be exactly what you need. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you, or get started by browsing tires that fit your vehicle. You're only a click or two away from a new set of 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier tires.

Chevrolet Cavalier Tire Brands

You have many great options for Chevrolet Cavalier tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Firestone tires for Chevrolet Cavaliers are always ready to get the job done! Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a visionary from the get-go. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto tires, so he started making and testing farm, truck, and passenger 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. Firestone is now one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world with 8,000 different tires for a variety of vehicles — including the 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier.

Bridgestone is another top choice for Chevrolet Cavalier tires. In 1931, Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan. In 1990, the company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company. Today, Bridgestone Tires has more than 55,000 employees and 50 production facilities throughout the Americas. The company remains an international leader in tire and rubber 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 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier and drive with peace of mind.

Chevrolet Cavalier Tire Installation & Rotation

Firestone Complete Auto Care installs more tires on more cars than most other companies. We're your tire shop and a complete service center for tire installation, maintenance, repair, rotation, and alignment! We make it easy to buy new 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier

What tires are best for a 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Chevrolet Cavalier.

Firestone ALL SEASON
ALL SEASON

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Primewell PS830/850
PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires

Questions About 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Tires

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

  • Why check Chevrolet 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 tire sidewall numbers mean for my Chevrolet Cavalier? 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 Chevrolet tire numbers.
  • Can I check the tread depth on my Chevrolet tires at home? 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 Cavalier tires.

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