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1996 Pontiac Firebird Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Pontiac Firebird 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 Pontiac Firebird Base* Shop P235/55R16 T 30 PSI/30 PSI
1996 Pontiac Firebird Base* Shop P215/60R16 S 30 PSI/30 PSI
1996 Pontiac Firebird Formula* Shop P235/55R16 T 30 PSI/30 PSI
1996 Pontiac Firebird Formula* Shop P275/40ZR17 Z 30 PSI/30 PSI
1996 Pontiac Firebird Formula* Shop P245/50ZR16 Z 30 PSI/30 PSI
1996 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am* Shop P245/50ZR16 Z 30 PSI/30 PSI
1996 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am* Shop P275/40ZR17 Z 30 PSI/30 PSI
1996 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am* Shop P235/55R16 T 30 PSI/30 PSI

1996 Pontiac Firebird Base*

- Size: Shop P235/55R16

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1996 Pontiac Firebird Base*

- Size: Shop P215/60R16

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1996 Pontiac Firebird Formula*

- Size: Shop P235/55R16

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1996 Pontiac Firebird Formula*

- Size: Shop P275/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1996 Pontiac Firebird Formula*

- Size: Shop P245/50ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1996 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am*

- Size: Shop P245/50ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1996 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am*

- Size: Shop P275/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1996 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am*

- Size: Shop P235/55R16

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 1996 Pontiac Firebird

What tires are best for a 1996 Pontiac Firebird? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Pontiac Firebird.

Firestone ALL SEASON
ALL SEASON

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Primewell All Season
All Season

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Blizzak WS90

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Firestone Champion Fuel Fighter
Champion Fuel Fighter

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Ecopia EP422 Plus
Ecopia EP422 Plus

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone Firehawk AS
Firehawk AS

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
Firehawk Indy 500

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Primewell PS830/850
PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Primewell PS890 Touring
PS890 Touring

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Bridgestone Turanza QUIETTRACK
Turanza QUIETTRACK

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone WEATHERGRIP
WEATHERGRIP

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Firestone Winterforce 2
Winterforce 2

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter

Buy Tires for 1996 Pontiac Firebird

Buying new tires can be easy and quick, especially when you're equipped with quality information from the tire experts that know! That's one reason it's a good idea to visit us when you're ready to buy new  1996 Pontiac Firebird tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for Pontiac tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you want a tire that's built to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find the right tires for your vehicle and budget.

View the tires Pontiac recommends for 1996 Firebirds, plus helpful information about Pontiac Firebird tire size, speed rating, and tire pressure. 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, you also want to think about a couple of other things when getting new Pontiac Firebird tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in Florida, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Pontiac Firebird 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. 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 Pontiac Firebird'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!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you enjoy pushing your Pontiac Firebird to the limits? Hitting the road less traveled? 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 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 in uneven road conditions. But if you're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a Pontiac Firebird 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 Pontiac Firebird tires online. You're only a click or two away from a new set of 1996 Pontiac Firebird tires.

Tire Brands for Pontiac Firebirds

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Pontiac Firebirds. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Firestone tires for Pontiac Firebirds are always ready to get the job done! The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a visionary from the beginning. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto tires, so he started making and testing passenger, truck, 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. Today, Firestone is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They make 8,000 different tires for all sorts of vehicles — including 1996 Pontiac Firebirds.

Bridgestone is another top choice for Pontiac Firebird tires. Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. was founded by Shojiro Ishibashi in Japan in 1931 and merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1990. 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. As Shojiro Ishibashi put it, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can buy superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1996 Pontiac Firebird and drive with peace of mind!

Pontiac Firebird 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! We make it easy to buy new 1996 Pontiac Firebird tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are on weekends and into the evening to fit your schedule.

1996 Pontiac Firebird Tire Q&A

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

  • Is Pontiac tire inflation important? 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 tire sidewall numbers mean for my Pontiac Firebird? 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 Pontiac tires!
  • How do I check the tread depth on my Pontiac tires? All you need is 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 Pontiac Firebird tires.

Pontiac Firebird Tires Are Around the Corner

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