1987 Jeep Cherokee Tires

Recommended Tires for Your 1987 Jeep Cherokee

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

Destination A/T
Firestone Destination A/T

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
Destination LE2
Firestone Destination LE2

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Light Truck Tires
PS830/850
Primewell PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Winterforce 2
Firestone Winterforce 2

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter
Winterforce 2 UV
Firestone Winterforce 2 UV

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter

1987 Jeep Cherokee Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Jeep Cherokee 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 Jeep Cherokee Limited* Shop P205/75R15 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1987 Jeep Cherokee Limited* Shop P215/75R15 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1987 Jeep Cherokee Limited* Shop P225/75R15 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1987 Jeep Cherokee Laredo Shop P215/75R15 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1987 Jeep Cherokee Base* Shop P215/75R15 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1987 Jeep Cherokee Base* Shop P205/75R15 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1987 Jeep Cherokee Chief Shop P215/75R15 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1987 Jeep Cherokee Pioneer* Shop P205/75R15 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1987 Jeep Cherokee Pioneer* Shop P215/75R15 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1987 Jeep Cherokee Pioneer* Shop P225/75R15 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
RECOMMENDED OILS

1987 Jeep Cherokee Limited

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1987 Jeep Cherokee Limited

- Size: Shop P215/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1987 Jeep Cherokee Limited

- Size: Shop P225/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1987 Jeep Cherokee Laredo

- Size: Shop P215/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1987 Jeep Cherokee Base

- Size: Shop P215/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1987 Jeep Cherokee Base

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1987 Jeep Cherokee Chief

- Size: Shop P215/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1987 Jeep Cherokee Pioneer

- Size: Shop P205/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1987 Jeep Cherokee Pioneer

- Size: Shop P215/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1987 Jeep Cherokee Pioneer

- Size: Shop P225/75R15

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

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

Affordable 1987 Jeep Cherokee Tires

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  1987 Jeep Cherokee tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Jeep Cherokee tire options. Whether you want tire that's made 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 Jeep recommends for 1987 Cherokees, plus helpful information about Jeep Cherokee tire size, tire inflation, and speed rating. Your vehicle can't drive correctly without the correct tires. As one of our tire technicians, Brianna, explains, "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.”

Apart from finding the right tire size, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying Jeep Cherokee tires like which tire brands you like most and where you drive. If you live in Florida, you probably won't want to buy studdable snow tires. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Jeep Cherokee 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 summer and one for winter. It's one of the best ways to maximize their Jeep Cherokee'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!

Your personal driving style is the next factor to consider. Do you like taking your Jeep Cherokee far away from civilization? Adventuring where other vehicles can't? 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 sand, stone, gravel, dirt, and more. 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're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a Jeep Cherokee tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just 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 Jeep Cherokee tires.

Jeep Cherokee Tire Brands

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Jeep Cherokees. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Firestone tires for Jeep Cherokees are always ready to get the job done! Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a passionate inventor from the start. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he started making and testing 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! 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 Jeep Cherokees.

Bridgestone is another smart move for Jeep Cherokee 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 55,000 employees and 50 production facilities throughout the Americas. The company remains an international leader in tire and rubber technology, providing world-class service, tires, and more to communities worldwide. 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 1987 Jeep Cherokee and drive with peace of mind!

Jeep Cherokee Tire Installation & Rotation

Firestone Complete Auto Care has been a leading tire provider for more than a century. We're a tire store that also offers professional tire installation, maintenance, and rotation, along with complete auto care. We make it easy to buy new 1987 Jeep Cherokee tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

1987 Jeep Cherokee Tire Q&A

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

  • Why does Jeep tire inflation matter? 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 Jeep Cherokee? The numbers on your tire sidewall give you information about tire speed rating, traction, treadwear, tire size, and load carrying capacity. Chat with a tire technician to learn how to read the numbers on your Jeep tires!
  • Is there an easy way to check Jeep tire tread depth? 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 Jeep Cherokee tires.

Jeep Cherokee Tires Are Around the Corner

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!