Find 1996 GMC C1500 Suburban Tires

1996 GMC C1500 Suburban Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your GMC C1500 Suburban 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 GMC C1500 Suburban SLT Shop P235/75R15 S 32 PSI/41 PSI
1996 GMC C1500 Suburban SLE Shop P235/75R15 S 32 PSI/41 PSI
1996 GMC C1500 Suburban Base Shop P235/75R15 S 32 PSI/41 PSI

1996 GMC C1500 Suburban SLT

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/41 PSI

1996 GMC C1500 Suburban SLE

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/41 PSI

1996 GMC C1500 Suburban Base

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/41 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 1996 GMC C1500 Suburban

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

Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V2
Blizzak DM-V2

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Firestone Destination LE3
Destination LE3

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Primewell Valera A/T
Valera A/T

  • See Store For Details
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Winterforce 2 UV
Winterforce 2 UV

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter

Buy Tires for 1996 GMC C1500 Suburban

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 one reason it's a good idea to visit us when you're ready to buy new  1996 GMC C1500 Suburban tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for GMC tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you want tire that's made to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find the right tires for your vehicle and budget.

View the tires GMC recommends for 1996 C1500 Suburbans, plus useful info about GMC C1500 Suburban tire size, speed rating, and tire pressure. 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, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying GMC C1500 Suburban tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in Louisiana, you probably won't want to buy studdable snow tires. Washington state or Montana is a different story, though. If you live in a state with some extreme seasonal shifts, you might want to switch between winter tires and all-season tires for the best performance.

When thinking about your driving conditions, consider where you live (mountains vs. city vs. countryside) and the kind of weather can catch you off-guard. (Watch out Tornado Alley!) Drivers in states that fully experience all four seasons often buy two sets of tires: one for winter and one for summer. It's one of the best ways to maximize their GMC C1500 Suburban's safety and performance from January to December. 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 GMC C1500 Suburban to the limits? 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 sand, stone, gravel, dirt, and more. You might want to look at bigger tires with stiffer sidewalls and wider tread patterns to help protect against punctures and maintain balance in uneven road conditions. But if you mostly drive around the city, a GMC C1500 Suburban tire that offers a smooth, quiet ride might be exactly what you need. Talk to a tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care for help choosing the best tire for you, or start shopping for GMC C1500 Suburban tires online. You're only a few clicks away from finding the right 1996 GMC C1500 Suburban tire for your needs.

Good Tire Brands for GMC C1500 Suburbans

You have many great options for GMC C1500 Suburban tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Firestone tires for GMC C1500 Suburbans always deliver! The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a passionate inventor from the start. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto 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! Thanks to Harvey Firestone, Firestone Tires has been committed to staying ahead of the curve since day one. Today, Firestone is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They make 8,000 different tires for all sorts of vehicles — including 1996 GMC C1500 Suburbans.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for GMC C1500 Suburban tires, too. 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 50 production facilities and 55,000 employees 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." What are you waiting for? If you want to drive with peace of mind, buy Bridgestone tires for a 1996 GMC C1500 Suburban today!

GMC C1500 Suburban Tire Installation & Rotation

Firestone Complete Auto Care has been a leading tire provider for more than a century. We're your tire shop and a complete service center for tire installation, maintenance, repair, rotation, and alignment! Buy 1996 GMC C1500 Suburban tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are on weekends and into the evening to fit your schedule.

1996 GMC C1500 Suburban Tire Q&A

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

  • Is GMC tire inflation important? 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 GMC C1500 Suburban? 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 GMC 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 GMC C1500 Suburban tires.

Get Tires for Your GMC C1500 Suburban

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!