1988 Volkswagen Fox Tires

Buy New Volkswagen Fox Tires

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1988 Volkswagen Fox Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Volkswagen Fox 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 Volkswagen Fox GL* 175/70SR13 S 24 PSI/28 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
1988 Volkswagen Fox GL* 175/70SR13 S 24 PSI/26 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
1988 Volkswagen Fox Base 155SR13 S 24 PSI/26 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE

1988 Volkswagen Fox GL*

- Size: Shop 175/70SR13

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 24 PSI/28 PSI

1988 Volkswagen Fox GL*

- Size: Shop 175/70SR13

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 24 PSI/26 PSI

1988 Volkswagen Fox Base

- Size: Shop 155SR13

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 24 PSI/26 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 1988 Volkswagen Fox

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

SUREDRIVE ALL-Season
ALL-Season

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  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires

Get the Right Tires for 1988 Volkswagen Fox

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 why you should come to see us when it's time to buy new tires for your 1988 Volkswagen Fox. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Volkswagen Fox tire options. Whether you want tire that's made to take tight corners, handle diverse terrain, or improve fuel-efficiency, you'll find affordable tires that get the job done.

View Volkswagen-recommended tires for your 1988 Fox, plus useful info about Volkswagen Fox tire size, tire inflation, and speed rating. 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.”

Beyond the correct tire size, you also want to consider a handful of other factors when buying new Volkswagen Fox tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in south Texas, you probably won't need heavy-duty winter tires. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Volkswagen Fox snow tires for a good portion of the year, and maybe even all-season tires for year-round comfort and versatility.

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. 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. It's one of the best ways to maximize their Volkswagen Fox'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!

Your personal driving style is the next factor to consider. Do you enjoy pushing your Volkswagen Fox to the limits? 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 dirt, gravel, stone, sand, 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 irregular road conditions. But if you mostly drive around the city, a Volkswagen Fox tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just what you need. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you, or get started by browsing tires that fit your vehicle. You're only a few clicks away from finding the right 1988 Volkswagen Fox tire for your needs.

Good Tire Brands for Volkswagen Foxs

You have many great options for Volkswagen Fox tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Volkswagen Fox Firestone tires are tires you can count on. Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a visionary from the start. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto tires, so he started producing and testing passenger, truck, 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 1988 Volkswagen Foxs.

Bridgestone is another smart move for Volkswagen Fox 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, providing world-class service, tires, and more to communities 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 1988 Volkswagen Fox and drive with peace of mind!

Installing Volkswagen Fox Tires

Firestone Complete Auto Care has been a leading tire provider for more than a century. We're a tire store that also offers professional tire installation, maintenance, and rotation, along with complete auto care. Shop 1988 Volkswagen Fox tires online and schedule an installation appointment. Many stores are on weekends and into the evening to fit your schedule.

1988 Volkswagen Fox Tire Questions

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

  • Is Volkswagen tire inflation important? The right tire inflation helps increase fuel economy, improve braking time, and boost tire lifespan! The right tire pressure can make all the difference. Even a small change in tire pressure can impact your driving.
  • What do the tire sidewall numbers mean for my Volkswagen Fox? Your tire sidewall gives you information about load carrying capacity, speed rating, treadwear, traction, and tire size. Talk to one of our tire technicians to learn how to read the numbers on your tire!
  • Can I check the tread depth on my Volkswagen tires at home? 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 Volkswagen Fox tires.