Compare 1988 Pontiac Sunbird Tires

1988 Pontiac Sunbird Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Pontiac Sunbird 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 Pontiac Sunbird Base* Shop P185/80R13 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1988 Pontiac Sunbird Base* Shop P195/70R14 None 35 PSI/35 PSI
1988 Pontiac Sunbird GT Shop P215/60R14 None 30 PSI/30 PSI
1988 Pontiac Sunbird SE Shop P185/80R13 None 35 PSI/35 PSI

1988 Pontiac Sunbird Base*

- Size: Shop P185/80R13

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1988 Pontiac Sunbird Base*

- Size: Shop P195/70R14

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1988 Pontiac Sunbird GT

- Size: Shop P215/60R14

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1988 Pontiac Sunbird SE

- Size: Shop P185/80R13

- Speed Rating: None

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

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

Get the Right Tires for 1988 Pontiac Sunbird

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  1988 Pontiac Sunbird tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Pontiac Sunbird 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 Pontiac Sunbird, plus useful info about Pontiac Sunbird 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 Pontiac Sunbird tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in Louisiana, you probably won't want to buy studdable snow tires. Somewhere like Colorado or even Kansas is a different story. You may want to invest in a set of Pontiac Sunbird snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.

When thinking about your driving conditions, consider where you live (mountains vs. city vs. countryside) and the kind of weather can catch you off-guard. (Watch out Tornado Alley!) Many drivers who live in states that experience all four seasons choose to purchase two sets of tires: one for summer and one for winter. That way, they can maximize their Pontiac Sunbird'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 enjoy challenging the limits of your Pontiac Sunbird? 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 dirt, gravel, stone, sand, 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 irregular road conditions. But if you're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a Pontiac Sunbird tire that offers low rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency might be exactly what you want. Talk to a tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care for help choosing the best tire for you, or start shopping for Pontiac Sunbird tires online. You're only a few clicks away from finding the right 1988 Pontiac Sunbird tire for your needs.

Pontiac Sunbird Tire Brands

Firestone Complete Auto Care has plenty of good Pontiac Sunbird tire brands for you to choose from. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Pontiac Sunbird 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 start. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he started making and testing farm, truck, and passenger tires. The company can be credited for introducing the first all-rubber, non-skid tire in 1908! 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 1988 Pontiac Sunbirds.

Bridgestone is another smart move for Pontiac Sunbird 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 55,000 employees and 50 production facilities 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 put it, 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 Pontiac Sunbird today!

Pontiac Sunbird Tire Installation & Rotation

Firestone Complete Auto Care installs more tires on more cars than most other companies. We're your tire shop and a complete service center for tire installation, maintenance, repair, rotation, and alignment! Buy 1988 Pontiac Sunbird tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

Recommended Tires for Your 1988 Pontiac Sunbird

What tires are best for a 1988 Pontiac Sunbird? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Pontiac Sunbird.

Firestone ALL SEASON
ALL SEASON

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Primewell PS830/850
PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires

Questions About 1988 Pontiac Sunbird Tires

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

  • Why check Pontiac tire inflation? Even a tiny decrease in tire pressure could impact your safety and fuel economy. Maintaining proper tire pressure can help increase fuel economy, improve braking time, and boost tire lifespan.
  • What do the numbers on my Pontiac Sunbird tires mean? 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!
  • Can I check the tread depth on my Pontiac tires at home? 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 Sunbird tires.

Pontiac Sunbird 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!