Find 2005 Volkswagen Golf Tires

2005 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
2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS Shop 195/65R15 H 30 PSI/41 PSI
2005 Volkswagen Golf GL* Shop 195/65R15 H 26 PSI/26 PSI
2005 Volkswagen Golf GL* Shop 195/65R15 H 30 PSI/41 PSI
2005 Volkswagen Golf GTI VR6 Shop 225/45R17 H 28 PSI/26 PSI
2005 Volkswagen Golf TDI Shop 195/65R15 H 30 PSI/41 PSI
2005 Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8T* Shop 205/55R16 H 28 PSI/26 PSI
2005 Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8T* Shop 225/45R17 H 28 PSI/26 PSI

2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS

- Size: Shop 195/65R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/41 PSI

2005 Volkswagen Golf GL*

- Size: Shop 195/65R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 26 PSI/26 PSI

2005 Volkswagen Golf GL*

- Size: Shop 195/65R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/41 PSI

2005 Volkswagen Golf GTI VR6

- Size: Shop 225/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 28 PSI/26 PSI

2005 Volkswagen Golf TDI

- Size: Shop 195/65R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/41 PSI

2005 Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8T*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 28 PSI/26 PSI

2005 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.

Affordable 2005 Volkswagen Golf Tires

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 2005 Volkswagen Golf. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for  Volkswagen Golf tires for winter, spring, summer, and fall. Whether you need a tire that's designed 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 2005 Volkswagen Golf, plus helpful information about Volkswagen Golf tire size, speed rating, and tire pressure. 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 Golf tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in Florida, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Volkswagen Golf snow tires for a good portion of the year, and maybe even all-season tires for year-round comfort and versatility.

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. It's one of the best ways to maximize their Volkswagen Golf's safety and performance from January to December. Other drivers buy one set of all-season tires instead. That way they don't have to return to the tire shop and their vehicle is always ready for sun, rain, and light snow!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you like taking your Volkswagen Golf far away from civilization? Hitting the road less traveled? 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 a tire that can handle sand, stone, gravel, dirt, 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 uneven road conditions. But if you mostly drive around the city, a Volkswagen Golf tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just what you need. Browse Volkswagen Golf tires online or come to your nearby Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you. You can buy 2005 Volkswagen Golf tires online now!

Volkswagen Golf Tire Brands

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Volkswagen Golfs. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. Volkswagen Golf 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 get-go. Firestone recognized the overwhelming potential for automobile tires, so he started producing and testing truck, passenger, 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 dedicated to staying one step ahead of the competition since day one, all thanks to Harvey Firestone. Firestone now makes about 8,000 different tires for all kinds of vehicles — including tires for 2005 Volkswagen Golfs.

Bridgestone is another top choice for Volkswagen Golf 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, 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 find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 2005 Volkswagen Golf and drive with peace of mind.

Volkswagen Golf Tire Rotation, Repair & More

We sell tires, but we also service them and care for all the around-the-wheel components. 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 2005 Volkswagen Golf tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are on weekends and into the evening to fit your schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 2005 Volkswagen Golf

What tires are best for a 2005 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 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

2005 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? 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 Volkswagen Golf 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 Volkswagen tire numbers.
  • How do I check the tread depth on my Volkswagen tires? 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 Volkswagen Golf tires.

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