2001 GMC Safari Recommended Tire Pressure

GMC recommended tire pressure charts. Check 2001 GMC Safari tire pressure chart to find recommended tire pressure for 2001 GMC Safari tires for better fuel efficiency, longer tire life and safer driving.

2001 GMC Safari has 3 trims. Select your trim to see its original equipment tire sizes and recommended tire pressure.

2001 GMC Safari SL Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2001 GMC Safari SL tires for 1 original equipment tire size set.

Front and Rear Tire Size P215/75R15
Recommended Front Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Recommended Rear Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Tire Size Type P-Metric
Tire Load Index 100
Tire Load Capacity 1764 lbs (800 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h)
Tire Load Range SL (Standard Load)
Maximum Load Tire Pressure 36 psi @ 1764 lbs

2001 GMC Safari SLE Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2001 GMC Safari SLE tires for 1 original equipment tire size set.

Front and Rear Tire Size P215/75R15
Recommended Front Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Recommended Rear Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Tire Size Type P-Metric
Tire Load Index 100
Tire Load Capacity 1764 lbs (800 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h)
Tire Load Range SL (Standard Load)
Maximum Load Tire Pressure 36 psi @ 1764 lbs

2001 GMC Safari SLT Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2001 GMC Safari SLT tires for 1 original equipment tire size set.

Front and Rear Tire Size P215/75R15
Recommended Front Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Recommended Rear Tire Pressure 35 psi (2.4 bar or 241 kPa)
Tire Size Type P-Metric
Tire Load Index 100
Tire Load Capacity 1764 lbs (800 kg)
Tire Speed Rating S
Maximum Tire Speed 112 mph (180 km/h)
Tire Load Range SL (Standard Load)
Maximum Load Tire Pressure 36 psi @ 1764 lbs

It is important to maintain proper tire pressure for 2001 GMC Safari tires. Low tire pressure will result in tire underinflation, and high tire pressure will result in tire overinflation, which can compromise tire safety, cause tire blowout, decrease fuel efficiency, cause uneven tire wear and reduce tire tread life. Check 2001 GMC Safari tire pressure regularly, and monitor 2001 GMC Safari tire inflation levels to avoid driving with overinflated or underinflated tires.

Tire inflation value listed on tire sidewall is a maximum tire pressure the tire can be inflated to, and not the recommended tire pressure for 2001 GMC Safari. Use recommended tire pressure listed on the tire pressure chart found on a sticker on driver's door jam or in 2001 GMC Safari manual. Recommended tire pressure for your 2001 GMC Safari tires will be listed in one of the following pressure units: psi (pounds per square inch), bar or kPa (kiloPascals). Pay attention as your 2001 GMC Safari may have different recommended tire pressure values for front and rear tires. Keep your 2001 GMC Safari tires inflated at recommended tire pressure levels at all times for your driving comfort and safety.

If you replace 2001 GMC Safari original equipment tires with optional tire sizes or you switch to plus size tires, make sure to follow guidelines for the application of load and inflation tables to find proper tire pressure for new tires on your 2001 GMC Safari. 2001 GMC Safari tires with the same load index, regardless of tire size, may carry the same load, but not always, and they may require substantially different inflation pressures. Tire load index may not be used independently to determine replacement tire acceptability for load capacity. An equal or greater load index does not always correspond to equal or greater load capacity at all inflation pressure settings.

Always refer to the 2001 GMC Safari owner’s manual for any specific safety advice regarding the application of 2001 GMC Safari replacement tires.

2001 GMC Safari replacement tires must have equal or greater speed rating compared to the original equipment tires if your 2001 GMC Safari speed capability is to be maintained. It is recommended that tire installers refer to the 2001 GMC Safari owner’s manual to identify any tire speed rating restriction or recommendation that could affect the operation of the vehicle. If your 2001 GMC Safari replacement tires have a lower speed rating than the original equipment tires, the vehicle’s speed must be restricted to that of the replacement tires.

Original equipment tires that come on your 2001 GMC Safari will have the proper tire load index, so stick to that number or higher when you replace them with new tires. Tire load index tells you how much weight your tire can carry. Putting too much weight on your tires will overload them, and can cause tire damage, premature tire wear or even tire blowout. Refer to your 2001 GMC Safari manual to find its original equipment tire sizes and their load ratings.

2001 GMC Safari tire pressure changes with temperature, so check your 2001 GMC Safari tire pressure when outside temperature goes up or down. During colder months when temperatures drop, 2001 GMC Safari tire pressure will decrease also by approximately 1 psi for each 10 degrees Fahrenheit. Maintain proper 2001 GMC Safari winter tire pressure by adding air to your tires as needed to the recommended tire inflation levels.

2001 GMC Safari tire pressure should be checked when tires are cold, after your vehicle has not been driven for at least three hours. It is best to check your tire inflation pressure in the morning, after the vehicle has been parked overnight, using a reliable tire pressure gauge.

If your 2001 GMC Safari is equipped with tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS), pay attention to low tire pressure warning light being on. Ensure your tire pressure sensors are working properly to stay alert and enjoy a safe ride. If your tire pressure warning light is on, check front and rear tires to make sure they are properly inflated.

What is the recommended tire pressure for 2001 GMC Safari?
Recommended tire pressure for 2001 GMC Safari is determined by the manufacturer based on your vehicle's characteristics and original equipment tire sizes. Find your 2001 GMC Safari trim to get recommended tire inflation for 2001 GMC Safari tires.

How do I find recommended tire pressure setting for 2001 GMC Safari? What is correct 2001 GMC Safari tire pressure?
You can find your 2001 GMC Safari recommended tire pressure in 2001 GMC Safari owner's manual, on sticker attached to the driver's door jam, inside glove box compartment or fuel door. Recommended tire inflation for 2001 GMC Safari will be listed in psi, bar or kPa.

How to check 2001 GMC Safari tire pressure?
Proper 2001 GMC Safari tire inflation is essential to the overall tire performance of your vehicle. To check tire pressure for 2001 GMC Safari you will need to know its recommended tire pressure levels and a standard or digital tire pressure gauge. Check inflation levels in 2001 GMC Safari tires with the tire pressure gauge and adjust your 2001 GMC Safari tire pressure to its recommended levels be adding or releasing air. Check 2001 GMC Safari tire pressure levels in all tires again. Make sure to check tire inflation for your 2001 GMC Safari regularly to ensure safe and comfortable drive.

Why is 2001 GMC Safari tire pressure warning light on?
If your 2001 GMC Safari is equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) it will alert you when tire pressure is too low and your tires could be underinflated, which can lead to uneven tire wear and can cause tire failure. If 2001 GMC Safari low tire pressure warning light is on, check all 2001 GMC Safari tires for low tire pressure and inflate tires to the recommended tire pressure levels. Keep in mind that Tire Pressure Monitoring System does not replace routine tire pressure check and maintenance.

How to reset tire pressure warning light for 2001 GMC Safari?
To reset tire pressure monitoring system for 2001 GMC Safari, make sure front and rear tires are inflated to the recommended levels. Turn the engine on, then press and hold the tire pressure reset button located under the steering wheel on the instrument panel. Hold the button down until the TPMS light blinks three times, then release the button.

What is recommended winter tire pressure for 2001 GMC Safari?
Recommended winter tire pressure for 2001 GMC Safari is the same as all other seasons. You should keep tire inflation at recommended levels in any weather conditions. 2001 GMC Safari tire inflation will decrease with lower outside temperatures, so make sure to check 2001 GMC Safari tire pressure during winter months regularly to keep 2001 GMC Safari tires properly inflated in the winter.