1989 GMC R2500 Tires

1989 GMC R2500 Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your GMC R2500 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
1989 GMC R2500 High Sierra Shop LT235/85R16/E None 45 PSI/80 PSI
1989 GMC R2500 Sierra Classic Shop LT235/85R16/E None 45 PSI/80 PSI
1989 GMC R2500 Base Shop LT235/85R16/E None 45 PSI/80 PSI

1989 GMC R2500 High Sierra

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 45 PSI/80 PSI

1989 GMC R2500 Sierra Classic

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 45 PSI/80 PSI

1989 GMC R2500 Base

- Size: Shop LT235/85R16/E

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 45 PSI/80 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 1989 GMC R2500

What tires are best for a 1989 GMC R2500? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your GMC R2500.

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

Buy Tires for 1989 GMC R2500

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  1989 GMC R2500 tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for GMC R2500 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 the right tires for your vehicle and budget.

View the recommended tires for your 1989 GMC R2500, plus helpful information about GMC R2500 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, you also want to consider a handful of other factors when buying new GMC R2500 tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in south Texas, you probably won't want to buy studdable snow tires. Somewhere like Colorado or even Kansas is a different story. You may want to invest in a set of GMC R2500 snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.

When thinking about your driving conditions, consider where you live (mountains vs. city vs. countryside) and the kind of weather can catch you off-guard. (Watch out Tornado Alley!) It's not uncommon for drivers in states that experience all four seasons to buy more than one set of tires. one set for winter, one set for summer. It's a smart way to capitalize on GMC R2500'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!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you enjoy pushing your GMC R2500 to the limits? Going where no vehicle has gone before? 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 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 tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just what you need. Browse GMC R2500 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 few clicks away from finding the right 1989 GMC R2500 tire for your needs.

Tire Brands for GMC R2500s

Firestone Complete Auto Care has plenty of good GMC R2500 tire brands for you to choose from. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. Firestone tires for GMC R2500s always deliver! Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a boundary-pusher from the beginning. Firestone recognized the overwhelming potential for automobile tires, so he began testing and producing 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 is now one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world with 8,000 different tires for a variety of vehicles — including the 1989 GMC R2500.

Bridgestone is another top choice for GMC R2500 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, delivering outstanding tires, service, and more to drivers 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 1989 GMC R2500 and drive with peace of mind.

GMC R2500 Tire Installation & Rotation

We sell tires, but we also service them and care for all the around-the-wheel components. We're your tire shop and a complete service center for tire installation, maintenance, repair, rotation, and alignment! Buy 1989 GMC R2500 tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are on weekends and into the evening to fit your schedule.

1989 GMC R2500 Tire Q&A

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

  • Why check GMC tire inflation? 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 R2500 tires mean? 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 tires.

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