Compare 1983 GMC K1500 Tires

1983 GMC K1500 Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your GMC K1500 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 GMC K1500 Base* Shop P235/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1983 GMC K1500 Base* Shop LR60-15/B None 32 PSI/32 PSI
1983 GMC K1500 High Sierra* Shop P235/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1983 GMC K1500 High Sierra* Shop LR60-15/B None 32 PSI/32 PSI
1983 GMC K1500 Sierra Classic* Shop P235/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1983 GMC K1500 Sierra Classic* Shop LR60-15/B None 32 PSI/32 PSI

1983 GMC K1500 Base*

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1983 GMC K1500 Base*

- Size: Shop LR60-15/B

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

1983 GMC K1500 High Sierra*

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1983 GMC K1500 High Sierra*

- Size: Shop LR60-15/B

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

1983 GMC K1500 Sierra Classic*

- Size: Shop P235/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1983 GMC K1500 Sierra Classic*

- Size: Shop LR60-15/B

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 1983 GMC K1500

What tires are best for a 1983 GMC K1500? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your GMC K1500.

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 1983 GMC K1500 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 1983 GMC K1500. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for GMC tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you need a tire that's designed to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find the right tires for your vehicle and budget.

View the recommended tires for your 1983 GMC K1500, plus useful info about GMC K1500 tire pressure, tire size, and speed rating. 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, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying GMC K1500 tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in Louisiana, you probably won't need heavy-duty winter tires. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want GMC K1500 snow tires for a good portion of the year, and maybe even all-season tires for year-round comfort and versatility.

Think about where you live (countryside vs. city vs. mountains) and the kind of unexpected weather you're likely to experience when evaluating your driving conditions. 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 a smart way to capitalize on GMC K1500's performance and safety throughout the year. 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 challenging the limits of your GMC K1500? Adventuring where other vehicles can't? 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 strong tires that can take on gravel, sand, stone, and dirt. You might even want a bigger tire with stiffer sidewalls and a wide tread pattern to help prevent punctures and maintain stability in irregular road conditions. But if you mostly drive around the city, a GMC K1500 tire that offers a smooth, quiet ride might be exactly what you need. Browse GMC K1500 tires online or come to your nearby Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you. You're only a click or two away from a new set of 1983 GMC K1500 tires.

Good Tire Brands for GMC K1500s

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for GMC K1500s. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Firestone tires for GMC K1500s are always ready to get the job done! Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a boundary-pusher from the beginning. 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 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 1983 GMC K1500s.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for GMC K1500 tires, too. 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 55,000 employees and 50 production facilities throughout the Americas. It remains a global leader in tire technology and rubber products, providing world-class service, tires, and more to communities worldwide. As Shojiro Ishibashi put it, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1983 GMC K1500 and drive with peace of mind.

Installing GMC K1500 Tires

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! Shop 1983 GMC K1500 tires online and schedule an installation appointment. Many stores are on weekends and into the evening to fit your schedule.

Questions About 1983 GMC K1500 Tires

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common GMC K1500 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.
  • What do the numbers on my GMC K1500 tires mean? 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!
  • How do I check the tread depth on my GMC tires? Grab a penny. Hold the so that Abe Lincon's head is facing you and his hair is pointing toward the ground. Then, place the penny into a tread groove. If you can see the top of Abe’s head, your tread is shallow and it might be time for new GMC K1500 tires.

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