Compare 1987 GMC Safari Tires

1987 GMC Safari Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your GMC Safari 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
1987 GMC Safari SL* Shop P195/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari SL* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari SL* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari SLX* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari SLX* Shop P195/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari SLX* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari Base* Shop P195/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari Base* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari Base* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari SLT* Shop P195/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari SLT* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari SLT* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari SLE* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari SLE* Shop P205/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1987 GMC Safari SLE* Shop P195/75R15 None 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SL*

- Size: Shop P195/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SL*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SL*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SLX*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SLX*

- Size: Shop P195/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SLX*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari Base*

- Size: Shop P195/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari Base*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari Base*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SLT*

- Size: Shop P195/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SLT*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SLT*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SLE*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SLE*

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1987 GMC Safari SLE*

- Size: Shop P195/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 1987 GMC Safari

What tires are best for a 1987 GMC Safari? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your GMC Safari.

Primewell PS830/850
PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires

Buy Tires for 1987 GMC Safari

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  1987 GMC Safari tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for GMC tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you want a tire that's built to take tight corners, handle diverse terrain, or improve fuel-efficiency, you'll find the right tires for your vehicle and budget.

View the tires GMC recommends for 1987 Safaris, plus important information about GMC Safari 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, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying GMC Safari tires like which tire brands you like most and where you drive. If you live in south Texas, you probably won't want to buy studdable snow tires. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want GMC Safari 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. Drivers in states that fully experience all four seasons often buy two sets of tires: one for winter and one for summer. It's one of the best ways to maximize their GMC Safari's safety and performance from January to December. 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!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you like taking your GMC Safari far away from civilization? Hitting the road less traveled? If you're a big off-roading fan you forges paths where others can't, you have very different needs than a long-distance commuter who sticks to the highway. 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 on bumpy roads. But if you mostly drive around the city, a GMC Safari 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 click or two away from a new set of 1987 GMC Safari tires.

GMC Safari Tire Brands

You have many great options for GMC Safari tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. GMC Safari Firestone tires are tires you can count on. Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a visionary from the get-go. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he started producing and testing truck, passenger, and farm tires. Fun fact: in 1908, Firestone's company introduced the first all-rubber, non-skid tire! Thanks to Harvey Firestone, Firestone Tires has been committed to staying ahead of the curve since day one. Today, Firestone is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They make 8,000 different tires for all sorts of vehicles — including 1987 GMC Safaris.

Bridgestone is another smart move for GMC Safari tires. Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. was founded by Shojiro Ishibashi in Japan in 1931 and merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1990. 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 buy superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1987 GMC Safari and drive with peace of mind!

Installing GMC Safari 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! Shop 1987 GMC Safari tires online and schedule an installation appointment. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

1987 GMC Safari Tire Questions

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common GMC Safari 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 numbers on my GMC Safari tires mean? 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.
  • Can I check the tread depth on my GMC tires at home? 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 Safari tires.

Buy New GMC Safari 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!