Compare 2003 Volkswagen Golf Tires

2003 Volkswagen Golf Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Volkswagen Golf 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
2003 Volkswagen Golf GL Shop 195/65R15 H 26 PSI/26 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Golf GLS Shop 195/65R15 H 26 PSI/26 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI VR6 Shop 225/45R17 H 28 PSI/26 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI 20th Anniversary Shop 225/40ZR18 Z 30 PSI/28 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8T* Shop 205/55R16 H 28 PSI/26 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8T* Shop 225/45R17 H 28 PSI/26 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Golf GL

- Size: Shop 195/65R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 26 PSI/26 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Golf GLS

- Size: Shop 195/65R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 26 PSI/26 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI VR6

- Size: Shop 225/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 28 PSI/26 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI 20th Anniversary

- Size: Shop 225/40ZR18

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/28 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8T*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 28 PSI/26 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8T*

- Size: Shop 225/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 28 PSI/26 PSI

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

Buy Tires for 2003 Volkswagen Golf

Shopping for tires can be overwhelming, but not when you're equipped with the right information. That's why you should come to see us when it's time to buy new tires for your 2003 Volkswagen Golf. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Volkswagen Golf tire options. Whether you need a tire that's designed to improve fuel economy, take tight corners, or handle off-road terrain, you'll find affordable tires that get the job done.

View Volkswagen-recommended tires for your 2003 Golf, plus helpful information about Volkswagen Golf tire pressure, tire size, 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 Volkswagen Golf tires like which tire brands you like most and where you drive. If you live in Louisiana, 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 Volkswagen Golf 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 winter and one for summer. That way, they can maximize their Volkswagen Golf'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!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you enjoy pushing your Volkswagen Golf to the limits? Going where no vehicle has gone before? If you're a big off-roading fan you forges paths where others can't, you have very different needs than a long-distance commuter who sticks to the highway. You'll want strong tires that can take on gravel, sand, stone, and dirt. A larger tire with stiff sidewalls and a wide tread pattern can help prevent punctures and encourage stability in uneven road conditions. But if you're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a Volkswagen Golf tire that offers low rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency might be exactly what you want. 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 can buy 2003 Volkswagen Golf tires online now!

Volkswagen Golf Tire Brands

Firestone Complete Auto Care has plenty of good Volkswagen Golf tire brands for you to choose from. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. Firestone tires for Volkswagen Golfs are always ready to get the job done! Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a boundary-pusher from the get-go. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he started producing and testing truck, passenger, and farm tires. The company can be credited for introducing the first all-rubber, non-skid tire in 1908! Firestone Tires has been dedicated to staying one step ahead of the competition since day one, all thanks to Harvey Firestone. Today, Firestone is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They make 8,000 different tires for all sorts of vehicles — including 2003 Volkswagen Golfs.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for Volkswagen Golf tires, too. 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 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, providing exceptional service, tires, and more to drivers around the world. 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 2003 Volkswagen Golf and drive with peace of mind.

Volkswagen Golf Tire Installation & Rotation

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! Buy 2003 Volkswagen Golf tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are on weekends and into the evening to fit your schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 2003 Volkswagen Golf

What tires are best for a 2003 Volkswagen Golf? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Volkswagen Golf.

Firestone ALL SEASON
ALL SEASON

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Primewell All Season
All Season

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Bridgestone Blizzak LM-60 RFT
Blizzak LM-60 RFT

  • Limited Warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Bridgestone Blizzak WS80
Blizzak WS80

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Blizzak WS90

  • None
  • 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 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

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Bridgestone Potenza RE71R
Potenza RE71R

  • None
  • Summer
  • Performance
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

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Primewell Valera Sport AS
Valera Sport AS

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone WEATHERGRIP
WEATHERGRIP

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Firestone Winterforce 2
Winterforce 2

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter

2003 Volkswagen Golf Tire Questions

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

  • Why check Volkswagen 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 Volkswagen Golf tires mean? 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 Volkswagen tire numbers.
  • Is there an easy way to check Volkswagen tire tread depth? 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 Golf tires.

Get Tires for Your Volkswagen Golf

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!