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1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your GMC R2500 Suburban 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
1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Sierra Classic* Shop LT235/85R16/E None PSI/80 PSI
1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Sierra Classic* Shop LT235/85R16/E None 44 PSI/80 PSI
1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Sierra Classic* Shop LT235/85R16/D None 44 PSI/ PSI
1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Base* Shop LT235/85R16/D None 44 PSI/ PSI
1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Base* Shop LT235/85R16/E None 44 PSI/80 PSI
1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Base* Shop LT235/85R16/E None PSI/80 PSI

1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Sierra Classic*

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: PSI/80 PSI

1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Sierra Classic*

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 44 PSI/80 PSI

1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Sierra Classic*

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 44 PSI/ PSI

1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Base*

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/D

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 44 PSI/ PSI

1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Base*

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 44 PSI/80 PSI

1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Base*

- 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 1988 GMC R2500 Suburban

What tires are best for a 1988 GMC R2500 Suburban? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your GMC R2500 Suburban.

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
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

Affordable 1988 GMC R2500 Suburban 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  1988 GMC R2500 Suburban tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for  GMC R2500 Suburban tires for winter, spring, summer, and fall. Whether you want a tire that's built to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find affordable tires that get the job done.

View the recommended tires for your 1988 GMC R2500 Suburban, plus useful info about GMC R2500 Suburban 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.”

Beyond the correct tire size, you also want to consider a handful of other factors when buying new GMC R2500 Suburban tires like how and where you drive, and how much you want to spend. If you live in south Texas, you probably won't need heavy-duty winter tires. Somewhere like Colorado or even Kansas is a different story. You may want to invest in a set of GMC R2500 Suburban snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.

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. Drivers in states that fully experience all four seasons often buy two sets of tires: one set for winter, one set for summer. That way, they can maximize their GMC R2500 Suburban's performance during both seasons. 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!

Driving style is next on the list to think about when buying tires. Do you enjoy pushing your GMC R2500 Suburban 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 tires that can stand up to 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 mostly drive around the city, a GMC R2500 Suburban tire that offers low rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency might be exactly what you want. 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 click or two away from a new set of 1988 GMC R2500 Suburban tires.

Good Tire Brands for GMC R2500 Suburbans

You have many great options for GMC R2500 Suburban tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Firestone tires for GMC R2500 Suburbans always deliver! The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a passionate inventor from the beginning. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he began testing and producing farm, truck, and passenger tires. One of the company's pioneering efforts was the introduction in 1908 of 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 1988 GMC R2500 Suburbans.

Bridgestone is another smart move for GMC R2500 Suburban tires. In 1931, Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan. In 1990, the company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company. 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 exceptional service, tires, and more to drivers around the world. In the words of founder Shojiro Ishibashi, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can buy superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1988 GMC R2500 Suburban and drive with peace of mind!

GMC R2500 Suburban Tire Installation & Rotation

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 1988 GMC R2500 Suburban tires online and schedule an installation appointment. Many stores are on weekends and into the evening to fit your schedule.

1988 GMC R2500 Suburban Tire Questions

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common GMC R2500 Suburban tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why check GMC tire inflation? The right tire inflation helps increase fuel economy, improve braking time, and boost tire lifespan! The right tire pressure can make all the difference. Even a small change in tire pressure can impact your driving.
  • What do the tire sidewall numbers mean for my GMC R2500 Suburban? 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!
  • Can I check the tread depth on my GMC tires at home? 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 R2500 Suburban tires.

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