Not sure about your Mercedes-Benz 560SL 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|
|1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SL Base||Shop 205/65VR15||V||30 PSI/35 PSI|
1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SL Base
- Size: Shop 205/65VR15
- Speed Rating: V
- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/35 PSI
* Note: these models have different tire sizes depending on vehicle options.
Shopping for tires can be overwhelming, but not when you're equipped with the right information. That's why you should come to see us when it's time to buy new tires for your 1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SL. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Mercedes-Benz 560SL tire options. Whether you want tire that's made to improve fuel economy, take tight corners, or handle off-road terrain, you'll find good tires that match your budget.
View the recommended tires for your 1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SL, plus helpful information about Mercedes-Benz 560SL tire size, speed rating, and tire pressure. 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, you also want to think about a couple of other things when getting new Mercedes-Benz 560SL tires like which tire brands you like most and where you drive. If you live in Florida, you probably won't need heavy-duty winter tires. Somewhere like Colorado or even Kansas is a different story. You may want to invest in a set of Mercedes-Benz 560SL snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.
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. It's not uncommon for drivers in states that experience all four seasons to buy more than one set of tires. one for winter and one for summer. It's a smart way to capitalize on Mercedes-Benz 560SL's performance and safety throughout the year. 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!
Driving style is next on the list to think about when buying tires. Do you enjoy challenging the limits of your Mercedes-Benz 560SL? 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 tires that can stand up to sand, stone, gravel, dirt, and more. You might even want a bigger tire with stiffer sidewalls and a wide tread pattern to help prevent punctures and maintain stability in uneven road conditions. But if you mostly drive around the city, a Mercedes-Benz 560SL tire that offers a smooth, quiet ride might be exactly 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 Mercedes-Benz 560SL tires online. You can buy 1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SL tires online now!
You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Mercedes-Benz 560SLs. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Firestone tires for Mercedes-Benz 560SLs always deliver! Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a passionate inventor from the get-go. Firestone recognized the overwhelming potential for 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! Firestone Tires has been dedicated to staying one step ahead of the competition since day one, all thanks to Harvey Firestone. Firestone now makes about 8,000 different tires for all kinds of vehicles — including tires for 1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SLs.
Bridgestone is another smart move for Mercedes-Benz 560SL tires. In 1931, Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan. In 1990, the company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company. Today, Bridgestone Tires 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 said, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." What are you waiting for? If you want to drive with peace of mind, buy Bridgestone tires for a 1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SL today!
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