1990 Volvo 240 Tires

1990 Volvo 240 Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Volvo 240 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
1990 Volvo 240 Base* Shop 185SR14 S 36 PSI/36 PSI
1990 Volvo 240 Base* Shop 185/70TR14 T 36 PSI/36 PSI
1990 Volvo 240 DL* Shop 185SR14 S 36 PSI/36 PSI
1990 Volvo 240 DL* Shop 185/70TR14 T 36 PSI/36 PSI

1990 Volvo 240 Base*

- Size: Shop 185SR14

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/36 PSI

1990 Volvo 240 Base*

- Size: Shop 185/70TR14

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/36 PSI

1990 Volvo 240 DL*

- Size: Shop 185SR14

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/36 PSI

1990 Volvo 240 DL*

- Size: Shop 185/70TR14

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/36 PSI

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

Buy Tires for 1990 Volvo 240

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  1990 Volvo 240 tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for  Volvo 240 tires for winter, spring, summer, and fall. Whether you want a tire that's built 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 1990 Volvo 240, plus helpful information about Volvo 240 tire pressure, tire size, and speed rating. Take it from one of our tire technicians, Brianna: "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.”

Beyond the correct tire size, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying Volvo 240 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.

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. Drivers in states that fully experience all four seasons often buy two sets of tires: one set for winter, one set for summer. It's one of the best ways to maximize their Volvo 240'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 like taking your Volvo 240 far away from civilization? Going where no vehicle has gone before? 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 tires that can stand up to 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 Volvo 240 tire that offers a smooth, quiet ride might be exactly what you need. Browse Volvo 240 tires online or come to your nearby Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you. You can buy 1990 Volvo 240 tires online now!

Good Tire Brands for Volvo 240s

You have many great options for Volvo 240 tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. Firestone tires for Volvo 240s always deliver! Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a boundary-pusher from the beginning. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto tires, so he started making and testing truck, passenger, and farm tires. Fun fact: in 1908, Firestone's company introduced the first all-rubber, non-skid tire! 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 1990 Volvo 240s.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for Volvo 240 tires, too. 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, [content-1-text-7-4] The company is a global leader in rubber products and tire technology, delivering outstanding tires, service, and more to drivers worldwide. As Shojiro Ishibashi said, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1990 Volvo 240 and drive with peace of mind.

Installing Volvo 240 Tires

Firestone Complete Auto Care installs more tires on more cars than most other companies. We're your one-stop shop for tire installation, rotation, and ongoing maintenance! Buy 1990 Volvo 240 tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 1990 Volvo 240

What tires are best for a 1990 Volvo 240? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Volvo 240.

Primewell PS830/850
PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires

1990 Volvo 240 Tire Questions

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Volvo 240 tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Is Volvo tire inflation important? 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.
  • Why are there numbers on the side of my Volvo 240 tires? 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 Volvo tire numbers.
  • Can I check the tread depth on my Volvo tires at home? Stay on top of your tire tread depth to help avoid a dangerous drive. You can check tread depth with 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 Volvo 240 tires.

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