1990 GMC K3500 Tires

1990 GMC K3500 Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your GMC K3500 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
1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLE* Shop 7.50-16LT/D None 60 PSI/60 PSI
1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLE* Shop LT225/75R16/D None 65 PSI/65 PSI
1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLE* Shop LT245/75R16/E None 80 PSI/80 PSI
1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLX* Shop 7.50-16LT/D None 60 PSI/60 PSI
1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLX* Shop LT245/75R16/E None 80 PSI/80 PSI
1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLX* Shop LT225/75R16/D None 65 PSI/65 PSI
1990 GMC K3500 Sierra* Shop LT225/75R16/D None 65 PSI/65 PSI
1990 GMC K3500 Sierra* Shop 7.50-16LT/D None 60 PSI/60 PSI
1990 GMC K3500 Sierra* Shop LT245/75R16/E None 80 PSI/80 PSI

1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLE*

- Size: Shop 7.50-16LT/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 60 PSI/60 PSI

1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLE*

- Size: Shop LT225/75R16/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 65 PSI/65 PSI

1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLE*

- Size: Shop LT245/75R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 80 PSI/80 PSI

1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLX*

- Size: Shop 7.50-16LT/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 60 PSI/60 PSI

1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLX*

- Size: Shop LT245/75R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 80 PSI/80 PSI

1990 GMC K3500 Sierra SLX*

- Size: Shop LT225/75R16/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 65 PSI/65 PSI

1990 GMC K3500 Sierra*

- Size: Shop LT225/75R16/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 65 PSI/65 PSI

1990 GMC K3500 Sierra*

- Size: Shop 7.50-16LT/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 60 PSI/60 PSI

1990 GMC K3500 Sierra*

- Size: Shop LT245/75R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 80 PSI/80 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 1990 GMC K3500

What tires are best for a 1990 GMC K3500? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your GMC K3500.

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 - LT
Dueler A/T Revo 3 - LT

  • 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 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 1990 GMC K3500

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  1990 GMC K3500 tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for GMC K3500 tire options. Whether you need a tire that's designed to improve fuel economy, take tight corners, or handle off-road terrain, you'll find good tires that match your budget.

View the tires GMC recommends for 1990 K3500s, plus helpful information about GMC K3500 tire size, speed rating, and tire pressure. 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 K3500 tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in Florida, you probably won't need heavy-duty winter 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.

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 one of the best ways to maximize their GMC K3500's safety and performance from January to December. Other drivers buy one set of all-season tires instead. That way they don't have to return to the tire shop and their vehicle is always ready for sun, rain, and light snow!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you enjoy pushing your GMC K3500 to the limits? Going where no vehicle has gone before? 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 dirt, gravel, stone, sand, and more. You might even want a bigger tire with stiffer sidewalls and a wide tread pattern to help prevent punctures and maintain stability on bumpy roads. But if you plan on sticking around town, a GMC K3500 tire that offers low rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency might be exactly what you want. Talk to a tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care for help choosing the best tire for you, or start shopping for GMC K3500 tires online. You can buy 1990 GMC K3500 tires online now!

GMC K3500 Tire Brands

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for GMC K3500s. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. Firestone tires for GMC K3500s are always ready to get the job done! Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a visionary from the beginning. Firestone saw a future in automobile 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 1990 GMC K3500s.

Bridgestone is another top choice for GMC K3500 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. 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 1990 GMC K3500 and drive with peace of mind.

Installing GMC K3500 Tires

We sell tires, but we also service them and care for all the around-the-wheel components. We're a tire store that also offers professional tire installation, maintenance, and rotation, along with complete auto care. Buy 1990 GMC K3500 tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

1990 GMC K3500 Tire Questions

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common GMC K3500 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 K3500? 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? 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 K3500 tires.

Buy New GMC K3500 Tires

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!