Compare 1997 Subaru Legacy Tires

1997 Subaru Legacy Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Subaru Legacy 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
1997 Subaru Legacy L Shop P185/70R14 S 32 PSI/30 PSI
1997 Subaru Legacy GT Shop P205/55R16 H 32 PSI/30 PSI
1997 Subaru Legacy Outback Shop P205/70R15 S 29 PSI/28 PSI
1997 Subaru Legacy Outback Limited Shop P205/70R15 S 29 PSI/28 PSI
1997 Subaru Legacy Postal Shop 185/70R14 S 32 PSI/30 PSI
1997 Subaru Legacy Brighton Shop P185/70R14 S 32 PSI/30 PSI
1997 Subaru Legacy LSi Shop P195/60R15 H 32 PSI/30 PSI

1997 Subaru Legacy L

- Size: Shop P185/70R14

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/30 PSI

1997 Subaru Legacy GT

- Size: Shop P205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/30 PSI

1997 Subaru Legacy Outback

- Size: Shop P205/70R15

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/28 PSI

1997 Subaru Legacy Outback Limited

- Size: Shop P205/70R15

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/28 PSI

1997 Subaru Legacy Postal

- Size: Shop 185/70R14

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/30 PSI

1997 Subaru Legacy Brighton

- Size: Shop P185/70R14

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/30 PSI

1997 Subaru Legacy LSi

- Size: Shop P195/60R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/30 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 1997 Subaru Legacy

What tires are best for a 1997 Subaru Legacy? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Subaru Legacy.

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 FT140
FT140

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

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Primewell Valera Sport AS
Valera Sport AS

  • 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 1997 Subaru Legacy

Shopping for tires can be overwhelming, but not when you're equipped with the right information. That's one reason it's a good idea to visit us when you're ready to buy new  1997 Subaru Legacy tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for Subaru tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you want a tire that's built to take tight corners, handle diverse terrain, or improve fuel-efficiency, you'll find affordable tires that get the job done.

View the recommended tires for your 1997 Subaru Legacy, plus helpful information about Subaru Legacy tire size, tire inflation, 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.”

Beyond the correct tire size, you also want to consider a handful of other factors when buying new Subaru Legacy tires like how and where you drive, and how much you want to spend. If you live in Florida, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. Somewhere like Colorado or even Kansas is a different story. You may want to invest in a set of Subaru Legacy snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.

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. It's one of the best ways to maximize their Subaru Legacy's safety and performance from January to December. 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 pushing your Subaru Legacy to the limits? 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 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're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a Subaru Legacy 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 Subaru Legacy tires online. You're only a few clicks away from finding the right 1997 Subaru Legacy tire for your needs.

Tire Brands for Subaru Legacys

You have many great options for Subaru Legacy tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Subaru Legacy Firestone tires are tires you can count on. Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a visionary from the start. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto tires, so he began testing and producing passenger, truck, 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. Today, Firestone is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They make 8,000 different tires for all sorts of vehicles — including 1997 Subaru Legacys.

Bridgestone is another top choice for Subaru Legacy tires. Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan in 1931. His company 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! It remains a global leader in tire technology and rubber products, 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 buy superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1997 Subaru Legacy and drive with peace of mind!

Installing Subaru Legacy Tires

Firestone Complete Auto Care has been a leading tire provider for more than a century. We're your tire shop and a complete service center for tire installation, maintenance, repair, rotation, and alignment! We make it easy to buy new 1997 Subaru Legacy tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

1997 Subaru Legacy Tire Q&A

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

  • Why check Subaru tire inflation? 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.
  • Why are there numbers on the side of my Subaru Legacy tires? 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 Subaru tires!
  • How do I check the tread depth on my Subaru 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 Subaru Legacy tires.

Subaru Legacy 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!