2012 Volkswagen Jetta Tires

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2012 Volkswagen Jetta Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Volkswagen Jetta 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
2012 Volkswagen Jetta SE* 205/55R16 H 35 PSI/35 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta SE* 205/55R16 H 33 PSI/33 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta SE* 225/45R17 H 34 PSI/34 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI* 225/40R18 H 39 PSI/39 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI* 225/45R17 H 38 PSI/38 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI* 225/40ZR18 Y 39 PSI/39 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta S* 205/55R16 H 35 PSI/35 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta S* 195/65R15 H 32 PSI/32 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta S* 205/55R16 H 35 PSI/35 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI* 225/45R17 H 34 PSI/34 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI* 205/55R16 H 35 PSI/35 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI* 205/55R16 H 33 PSI/33 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Premium 205/55R16 H 33 PSI/33 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE
2012 Volkswagen Jetta SEL 225/45R17 H 33 PSI/33 PSI SHOP THIS TIRE

2012 Volkswagen Jetta SE*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta SE*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 33 PSI/33 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta SE*

- Size: Shop 225/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 34 PSI/34 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI*

- Size: Shop 225/40R18

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 39 PSI/39 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI*

- Size: Shop 225/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 38 PSI/38 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI*

- Size: Shop 225/40ZR18

- Speed Rating: Y

- Inflation F/R: 39 PSI/39 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta S*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta S*

- Size: Shop 195/65R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta S*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI*

- Size: Shop 225/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 34 PSI/34 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 33 PSI/33 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Premium

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 33 PSI/33 PSI

2012 Volkswagen Jetta SEL

- Size: Shop 225/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 33 PSI/33 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 2012 Volkswagen Jetta

What tires are best for a 2012 Volkswagen Jetta? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Volkswagen Jetta.

Bridgestone Potenza RE050A RFT
Potenza RE050A RFT

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza RE980AS+
Potenza RE980AS+

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza RE71RS
Potenza RE71RS

  • No warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza S001 RFT
Potenza S001 RFT

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza Sport
Potenza Sport

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza Sport AS
Potenza Sport AS

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Turanza T005
Turanza T005

  • No warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Blizzak WS90

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Bridgestone Turanza QUIETTRACK
Turanza QUIETTRACK

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone DriveGuard Plus
DriveGuard Plus

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Ecopia EP422 Plus
Ecopia EP422 Plus

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone WEATHERPEAK
WEATHERPEAK

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Bridgestone Turanza EL42 RFT
Turanza EL42 RFT

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza RE050A I RFT
Potenza RE050A I RFT

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza RACE
Potenza RACE

  • No warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza S001
Potenza S001

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza RE97AS
Potenza RE97AS

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone Firehawk AS V2
Firehawk AS V2

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
Firehawk Indy 500

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Firestone WEATHERGRIP
WEATHERGRIP

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Firestone FT140
FT140

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Firestone Winterforce 2
Winterforce 2

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Firestone ALL SEASON
ALL SEASON

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
SUREDRIVE Sport
Sport

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
SUREDRIVE Touring A/S
Touring A/S

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
SUREDRIVE ALL-Season
ALL-Season

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Toyo Extensa A/S II
Extensa A/S II

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Toyo PROXES R1R
PROXES R1R

  • No warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Toyo PROXES Sport
PROXES Sport

  • No warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Toyo PROXES Sport A/S
PROXES Sport A/S

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance

Buy Tires for 2012 Volkswagen Jetta

Buying new tires can be easy and quick, especially when you're equipped with quality information from the tire experts that know! That's why you should come to see us when it's time to buy new tires for your 2012 Volkswagen Jetta. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for Volkswagen tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you want tire that's made to improve fuel economy, take tight corners, or handle off-road terrain, you'll find the right tires for your vehicle and budget.

View Volkswagen-recommended tires for your 2012 Jetta, plus helpful information about Volkswagen Jetta 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.”

Other than getting the proper tire size, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying Volkswagen Jetta tires like which tire brands you like most and where you drive. If you live in Louisiana, you probably won't need heavy-duty winter tires. Somewhere like Colorado or even Kansas is a different story. You may want to invest in a set of Volkswagen Jetta 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 summer and one for winter. It's a smart way to capitalize on Volkswagen Jetta's performance and safety throughout the year. 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 enjoy pushing your Volkswagen Jetta 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 strong tires that can take on dirt, gravel, stone, sand, and more. You might even want a bigger tire with stiffer sidewalls and a wide tread pattern to help prevent punctures and maintain stability in uneven road conditions. But if you're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a Volkswagen Jetta tire that offers a smooth, quiet ride might be exactly what you need. Talk to a tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care for help choosing the best tire for you, or start shopping for Volkswagen Jetta tires online. You can buy 2012 Volkswagen Jetta tires online now!

Good Tire Brands for Volkswagen Jettas

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Volkswagen Jettas. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Firestone tires for Volkswagen Jettas always deliver! The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a boundary-pusher from the beginning. Firestone recognized the overwhelming potential for automobile tires, so he began testing and producing farm, truck, and passenger 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 2012 Volkswagen Jettas.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for Volkswagen Jetta tires, too. In 1931, Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan. In 1990, the company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company. Bridgestone Tires now has more than 50 production facilities and 55,000 employees throughout the Americas! The company is a global leader in rubber products and tire 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 buy superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 2012 Volkswagen Jetta and drive with peace of mind!

Volkswagen Jetta Tire Rotation, Repair & More

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 2012 Volkswagen Jetta tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

2012 Volkswagen Jetta Tire Questions

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

  • Is Volkswagen 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.
  • What do the tire sidewall numbers mean for my Volkswagen Jetta? The numbers on your tire sidewall give you information about tire speed rating, traction, treadwear, tire size, and load carrying capacity. Chat with a tire technician to learn how to read the numbers on your Volkswagen tires!
  • How do I check the tread depth on my Volkswagen tires? All you need is 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 Jetta tires.