Compare 1986 GMC C1500 Tires

1986 GMC C1500 Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your GMC 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
1986 GMC C1500 Base* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1986 GMC C1500 Base* Shop P235/75R15 None 32 PSI/35 PSI
1986 GMC C1500 Base* Shop P195/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1986 GMC C1500 Base* Shop P235/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1986 GMC C1500 Base* Shop P225/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1986 GMC C1500 Base* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1986 GMC C1500 Base* Shop P225/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1986 GMC C1500 Base* Shop P235/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI

1986 GMC C1500 Base*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1986 GMC C1500 Base*

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/35 PSI

1986 GMC C1500 Base*

- Size: Shop P195/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1986 GMC C1500 Base*

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1986 GMC C1500 Base*

- Size: Shop P225/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1986 GMC C1500 Base*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1986 GMC C1500 Base*

- Size: Shop P225/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1986 GMC C1500 Base*

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- 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 GMC C1500

What tires are best for a 1986 GMC C1500? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your GMC C1500.

Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V2
Blizzak DM-V2

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Firestone Destination A/T2
Destination A/T2

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

  • No warranty
  • 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

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter

Affordable 1986 GMC C1500 Tires

Buying new tires can be easy and quick, especially when you're equipped with quality information from the tire experts that know! That's one reason it's a good idea to visit us when you're ready to buy new  1986 GMC C1500 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 affordable tires that get the job done.

View the tires GMC recommends for 1986 C1500s, plus useful info about GMC C1500 tire pressure, tire size, and speed rating. 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 think about a couple of other things when getting new GMC C1500 tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in south Texas, 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 GMC C1500 snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.

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!) 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. It's one of the best ways to maximize their GMC C1500'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!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you like taking your GMC C1500 far away from civilization? Hitting the road less traveled? 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 a tire that can handle gravel, sand, stone, and dirt. You might want to look at bigger tires with stiffer sidewalls and wider tread patterns to help protect against punctures and maintain balance on bumpy roads. But if you're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a GMC C1500 tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just 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 tires online. You can buy 1986 GMC C1500 tires online now!

GMC C1500 Tire Brands

You have many great options for GMC C1500 tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. GMC C1500 Firestone tires are tires you can count on. Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a passionate inventor from the beginning. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto 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 dedicated to staying one step ahead of the competition since day one, all thanks to Harvey Firestone. Firestone is now one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world with 8,000 different tires for a variety of vehicles — including the 1986 GMC C1500.

Bridgestone is another top choice for GMC C1500 tires. In 1931, Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan. In 1990, the company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company. Bridgestone Tires now has more than 50 production facilities and 55,000 employees throughout the Americas! The company remains an international leader in tire and rubber technology, providing world-class service, tires, and more to communities worldwide. 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 1986 GMC C1500 today!

GMC C1500 Tire Rotation, Repair & More

Firestone Complete Auto Care installs more tires on more cars than most other companies. We're your one-stop shop for tire installation, rotation, and ongoing maintenance! Buy 1986 GMC C1500 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.

1986 GMC C1500 Tire Questions

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

  • Why does GMC tire inflation matter? 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.
  • Why are there numbers on the side of my GMC C1500 tires? The numbers on your tire sidewall give you information about tire speed rating, traction, treadwear, tire size, and load carrying capacity. Chat with a tire technician to learn how to read the numbers on your GMC tires!
  • Is there an easy way to check GMC tire tread depth? 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 tires.

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