1983 GMC K2500 Tires

1983 GMC K2500 Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your GMC K2500 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 K2500 High Sierra* Shop LT235/85R16/E None PSI/80 PSI
1983 GMC K2500 High Sierra* Shop LT215/85R16/D None 65 PSI/65 PSI
1983 GMC K2500 High Sierra* Shop LT215/85R16/C None 51 PSI/51 PSI
1983 GMC K2500 High Sierra* Shop LT235/85R16/D None 65 PSI/ PSI
1983 GMC K2500 Base* Shop LT215/85R16/C None 51 PSI/51 PSI
1983 GMC K2500 Base* Shop LT215/85R16/D None 65 PSI/65 PSI
1983 GMC K2500 Base* Shop LT235/85R16/D None 65 PSI/ PSI
1983 GMC K2500 Base* Shop LT235/85R16/E None PSI/80 PSI
1983 GMC K2500 Sierra Classic* Shop LT215/85R16/C None 51 PSI/51 PSI
1983 GMC K2500 Sierra Classic* Shop LT235/85R16/D None 65 PSI/ PSI
1983 GMC K2500 Sierra Classic* Shop LT215/85R16/D None 65 PSI/65 PSI
1983 GMC K2500 Sierra Classic* Shop LT235/85R16/E None PSI/80 PSI

1983 GMC K2500 High Sierra*

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: PSI/80 PSI

1983 GMC K2500 High Sierra*

- Size: Shop LT215/85R16/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 65 PSI/65 PSI

1983 GMC K2500 High Sierra*

- Size: Shop LT215/85R16/C

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 51 PSI/51 PSI

1983 GMC K2500 High Sierra*

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 65 PSI/ PSI

1983 GMC K2500 Base*

- Size: Shop LT215/85R16/C

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 51 PSI/51 PSI

1983 GMC K2500 Base*

- Size: Shop LT215/85R16/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 65 PSI/65 PSI

1983 GMC K2500 Base*

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 65 PSI/ PSI

1983 GMC K2500 Base*

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: PSI/80 PSI

1983 GMC K2500 Sierra Classic*

- Size: Shop LT215/85R16/C

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 51 PSI/51 PSI

1983 GMC K2500 Sierra Classic*

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 65 PSI/ PSI

1983 GMC K2500 Sierra Classic*

- Size: Shop LT215/85R16/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 65 PSI/65 PSI

1983 GMC K2500 Sierra Classic*

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: PSI/80 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 1983 GMC K2500

What tires are best for a 1983 GMC K2500? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your GMC K2500.

Affordable 1983 GMC K2500 Tires

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  1983 GMC K2500 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 good tires that match your budget.

View the tires GMC recommends for 1983 K2500s, plus useful info about GMC K2500 tire size, speed rating, and tire pressure. 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.”

Apart from finding the right tire size, you also want to think about a couple of other things when getting new GMC K2500 tires like which tire brands you like most and where you drive. If you live in Florida, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want GMC K2500 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. 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 K2500'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 pushing your GMC K2500 to the limits? 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 a tire that can handle dirt, gravel, stone, sand, and more. A larger tire with stiff sidewalls and a wide tread pattern can help prevent punctures and encourage stability on bumpy roads. But if you're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a GMC K2500 tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just what you need. Browse GMC K2500 tires online or come to your nearby Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you. You can buy 1983 GMC K2500 tires online now!

Good Tire Brands for GMC K2500s

You have many great options for GMC K2500 tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Firestone tires for GMC K2500s always deliver! Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a visionary from the start. Firestone recognized the overwhelming potential for automobile tires, so he began testing and producing passenger, truck, and farm tires. The company can be credited for introducing the first all-rubber, non-skid tire in 1908! 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 1983 GMC K2500.

Bridgestone is another smart move for GMC K2500 tires. 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 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 K2500 and drive with peace of mind.

Installing GMC K2500 Tires

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 1983 GMC K2500 tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

Questions About 1983 GMC K2500 Tires

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common GMC K2500 tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why check GMC tire inflation? Even a tiny decrease in tire pressure could impact your safety and fuel economy. Maintaining proper tire pressure can help increase fuel economy, improve braking time, and boost tire lifespan.
  • Why are there numbers on the side of my GMC K2500 tires? 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 GMC tire numbers.
  • Is there an easy way to check GMC tire tread depth? All you need is 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 K2500 tires.

GMC K2500 Tires Are Around the Corner

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