Compare 2005 GMC Safari Tires

2005 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
2005 GMC Safari Base* Shop P215/70R16 S 38 PSI/38 PSI
2005 GMC Safari Base* Shop P215/70R16 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
2005 GMC Safari SLE Shop P215/70R16 S 35 PSI/35 PSI
2005 GMC Safari SLT Shop P215/70R16 S 35 PSI/35 PSI

2005 GMC Safari Base*

- Size: Shop P215/70R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 38 PSI/38 PSI

2005 GMC Safari Base*

- Size: Shop P215/70R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

2005 GMC Safari SLE

- Size: Shop P215/70R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

2005 GMC Safari SLT

- Size: Shop P215/70R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 2005 GMC Safari

What tires are best for a 2005 GMC Safari? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your GMC Safari.

Firestone ALL SEASON
ALL SEASON

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V2
Blizzak DM-V2

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Firestone Destination LE3
Destination LE3

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Bridgestone Ecopia H/L 422 Plus
Ecopia H/L 422 Plus

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Primewell Valera H/T
Valera H/T

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Firestone WEATHERGRIP
WEATHERGRIP

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires

Buy Tires for 2005 GMC Safari

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 why you should come to see us when it's time to buy new tires for your 2005 GMC Safari. 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 take tight corners, handle diverse terrain, or improve fuel-efficiency, you'll find affordable tires that get the job done.

View the recommended tires for your 2005 GMC Safari, plus helpful information about GMC Safari 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.”

Apart from finding the right tire size, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying GMC Safari 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 Safari snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.

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. 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. That way, they can maximize their GMC Safari's performance during both seasons. 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 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 tires that can stand up to sand, stone, gravel, dirt, and more. A larger tire with stiff sidewalls and a wide tread pattern can help prevent punctures and encourage stability in uneven road conditions. But if you plan on sticking around town, a GMC Safari tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just what you need. Talk to a tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care for help choosing the best tire for you, or start shopping for GMC Safari tires online. You're only a click or two away from a new set of 2005 GMC Safari tires.

Good Tire Brands for GMC Safaris

Firestone Complete Auto Care has plenty of good GMC Safari tire brands for you to choose from. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. Firestone tires for GMC Safaris are always ready to get the job done! Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a visionary from the beginning. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he started making and testing farm, truck, and passenger tires. Fun fact: in 1908, Firestone's company introduced the first all-rubber, non-skid tire! Firestone Tires has been passionate about leading the industry since day one, thanks to Harvey Firestone's industrious spirit. Firestone now makes about 8,000 different tires for all kinds of vehicles — including tires for 2005 GMC Safaris.

Bridgestone is another top choice for GMC Safari tires. Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan in 1931. His company 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! The company is a global leader in rubber products and tire technology, 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 find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 2005 GMC Safari and drive with peace of mind.

GMC Safari Tire Rotation, Repair & More

Firestone Complete Auto Care has been a leading tire provider for more than a century. We're your one-stop shop for tire installation, rotation, and ongoing maintenance! Buy 2005 GMC Safari 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.

2005 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 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!
  • 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 Safari tires.

Get Tires for Your GMC Safari

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