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1998 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
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SL* Shop P265/75R16 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SL* Shop LT245/75R16/C None 45 PSI/45 PSI
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SL* Shop P245/75R16 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLE* Shop LT245/75R16/C None 45 PSI/45 PSI
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLE* Shop P245/75R16 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLE* Shop P265/75R16 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLT* Shop P265/75R16 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLT* Shop P245/75R16 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLT* Shop LT245/75R16/C None 45 PSI/45 PSI
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra Special* Shop LT245/75R16/C None 45 PSI/45 PSI
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra Special* Shop P245/75R16 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
1998 GMC K1500 Sierra Special* Shop P265/75R16 S 35 PSI/35 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SL*

- Size: Shop P265/75R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SL*

- Size: Shop LT245/75R16/C

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 45 PSI/45 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SL*

- Size: Shop P245/75R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLE*

- Size: Shop LT245/75R16/C

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 45 PSI/45 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLE*

- Size: Shop P245/75R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLE*

- Size: Shop P265/75R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLT*

- Size: Shop P265/75R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLT*

- Size: Shop P245/75R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra SLT*

- Size: Shop LT245/75R16/C

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 45 PSI/45 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra Special*

- Size: Shop LT245/75R16/C

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 45 PSI/45 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra Special*

- Size: Shop P245/75R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1998 GMC K1500 Sierra Special*

- Size: Shop P265/75R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 1998 GMC K1500

What tires are best for a 1998 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 LE2
Destination LE2

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

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Destination M/T2
Destination M/T2

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Destination X/T
Destination X/T

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Bridgestone Dueler A/T Revo 3
Dueler A/T Revo 3

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Bridgestone Dueler A/T Revo 3 - LT
Dueler A/T Revo 3 - LT

  • Platinum Pact Limited 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
Bridgestone Dueler H/T 685
Dueler H/T 685

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Transforce AT2
Transforce AT2

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Transforce HT2
Transforce HT2

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Primewell Valera A/T LTR
Valera A/T LTR

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

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Primewell Valera H/T LTR
Valera H/T LTR

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone Winterforce LT
Winterforce LT

  • Limited Warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter

Get the Right Tires for 1998 GMC K1500

Shopping for tires can be overwhelming, but not when you're equipped with the right information. That's one reason it's a good idea to visit us when you're ready to buy new  1998 GMC K1500 tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for  GMC K1500 tires for winter, spring, summer, and fall. 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 1998 GMC K1500, plus important information about GMC K1500 tire size, tire inflation, 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, you also want to consider a handful of other factors when buying new 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 studded snow tires anytime soon. 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.

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. Many drivers who live in states that experience all four seasons choose to purchase two sets of tires: one for winter and one for summer. That way, they can maximize their GMC K1500'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 GMC K1500? Hitting the road less traveled? 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 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 in uneven road conditions. But if you plan on sticking around town, a GMC K1500 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 few clicks away from finding the right 1998 GMC K1500 tire for your needs.

Good Tire Brands for GMC K1500s

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for GMC K1500s. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. Firestone tires for GMC K1500s always deliver! The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a passionate inventor from the get-go. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto tires, so he started producing and testing truck, passenger, 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. Today, Firestone is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They make 8,000 different tires for all sorts of vehicles — including 1998 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 said, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1998 GMC K1500 and drive with peace of mind.

GMC K1500 Tire Installation & Rotation

Firestone Complete Auto Care installs more tires on more cars than most other companies. We're a tire store that also offers professional tire installation, maintenance, and rotation, along with complete auto care. We make it easy to buy new 1998 GMC K1500 tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

Questions About 1998 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 tire sidewall numbers mean for my GMC K1500? 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 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.