Compare 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Tires

1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Mercedes-Benz 380SL 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
1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Base Shop 205/70HR14 H 32 PSI/36 PSI

1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Base

- Size: Shop 205/70HR14

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/36 PSI

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

Buy Tires for 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL

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 head our way when it's time to put new tires on your  1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for  Mercedes-Benz 380SL tires for winter, spring, summer, and fall. Whether you want tire that's made to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find good tires that match your budget.

View Mercedes-Benz-recommended tires for your 1983 380SL, plus helpful information about Mercedes-Benz 380SL 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.”

Other than getting the proper tire size, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying Mercedes-Benz 380SL tires like which tire brands you like most and where you drive. If you live in Florida, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. Washington state or Montana is a different story, though. If you live in a state with some extreme seasonal shifts, you might want to switch between winter tires and all-season tires for the best performance.

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. Many drivers who live in states that experience all four seasons choose to purchase two sets of tires: one for winter and one for summer. It's a smart way to capitalize on Mercedes-Benz 380SL's performance and safety throughout the year. 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!

Your personal driving style is the next factor to consider. Do you enjoy challenging the limits of your Mercedes-Benz 380SL? Going where no vehicle has gone before? 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 strong tires that can take on 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 Mercedes-Benz 380SL tire that offers low rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency might be exactly what you want. Browse Mercedes-Benz 380SL 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 click or two away from a new set of 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL tires.

Good Tire Brands for Mercedes-Benz 380SLs

You have many great options for Mercedes-Benz 380SL tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Firestone tires for Mercedes-Benz 380SLs are always ready to get the job done! Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a boundary-pusher from the beginning. 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. Firestone is now one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world with 8,000 different tires for a variety of vehicles — including the 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for Mercedes-Benz 380SL tires, too. 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. 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 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL and drive with peace of mind.

Installing Mercedes-Benz 380SL Tires

Firestone Complete Auto Care installs more tires on more cars than most other companies. We're a tire store that also offers professional tire installation, maintenance, and rotation, along with complete auto care. Shop 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL tires online and schedule an installation appointment. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL

What tires are best for a 1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Mercedes-Benz 380SL.

Primewell PS830/850
PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires

1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SL Tire Q&A

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Mercedes-Benz 380SL tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why check Mercedes-Benz 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 Mercedes-Benz 380SL? 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 Mercedes-Benz tires!
  • Can I check the tread depth on my Mercedes-Benz 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 Mercedes-Benz 380SL tires.

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