Compare 1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG Tires

1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG 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
1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG Base* Shop 245/40ZR17 Z PSI/36 PSI
1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG Base* Shop 225/45ZR17 Z 32 PSI/ PSI

1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG Base*

- Size: Shop 245/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/36 PSI

1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG Base*

- Size: Shop 225/45ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/ PSI

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

Buy Tires for 1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG

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 1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for  Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG tires for winter, spring, summer, and fall. Whether you need a tire that's designed to improve fuel economy, take tight corners, or handle off-road terrain, you'll find the right tires for your vehicle and budget.

View the recommended tires for your 1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG, plus important information about Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG 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 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG tires like which tire brands you like most and where you drive. If you live in south Texas, 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.

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 set for winter, one set for summer. That way, they can maximize their Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG'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!

Driving style is next on the list to think about when buying tires. Do you like taking your Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG far away from civilization? Adventuring where other vehicles can't? If you're an avid off-roader who yearns to pioneer new paths, you have very different tire needs than a highway commuter who doesn't hit the hills very often. You'll want a tire that can handle gravel, sand, stone, and dirt. A larger tire with stiff sidewalls and a wide tread pattern can help prevent punctures and encourage stability in irregular road conditions. But if you mostly drive around the city, a Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG 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 C36 AMG tires online. You can buy 1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG tires online now!

Tire Brands for Mercedes-Benz C36 AMGs

Firestone Complete Auto Care has plenty of good Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG tire brands for you to choose from. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG Firestone tires are tires you can count on. Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a boundary-pusher from the get-go. Firestone recognized the overwhelming potential for automobile tires, so he started producing and testing truck, passenger, and farm tires. One of the company's pioneering efforts was the introduction in 1908 of 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 is now one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world with 8,000 different tires for a variety of vehicles — including the 1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG.

Bridgestone is another top choice for Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG tires. Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. was founded by Shojiro Ishibashi in Japan in 1931 and 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 remains an international leader in tire and rubber technology, providing exceptional service, tires, and more to drivers around the world. As Shojiro Ishibashi said, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can buy superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG and drive with peace of mind!

Installing Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG 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. We make it easy to buy new 1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are on weekends and into the evening to fit your schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG

What tires are best for a 1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG.

Bridgestone Blizzak WS80
Blizzak WS80

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Blizzak WS90

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter
Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
Firehawk Indy 500

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza RE71R
Potenza RE71R

  • None
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza RE980AS
Potenza RE980AS

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza S-04 PP
Potenza S-04 PP

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Primewell Valera Sport AS
Valera Sport AS

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone Winterforce 2
Winterforce 2

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter

1996 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG Tire Questions

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why does Mercedes-Benz 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 Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG? 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 Mercedes-Benz tire numbers.
  • How do I check the tread depth on my Mercedes-Benz tires? 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 C36 AMG tires.

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