2003 Volkswagen Passat Tires

2003 Volkswagen Passat Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Volkswagen Passat 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 Passat GL* Shop 195/65R15 H 28 PSI/28 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Passat GL* Shop 195/65R15 H 29 PSI/28 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Passat GLX* Shop 205/55R16 H 29 PSI/28 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Passat GLX* Shop 205/55R16 H 28 PSI/28 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Passat GLS* Shop 195/65R15 H 29 PSI/28 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Passat GLS* Shop 195/65R15 H 28 PSI/28 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Passat W8* Shop 215/55R16 H 32 PSI/29 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Passat W8* Shop 225/45R17 H 35 PSI/32 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Passat GLX 4 Motion* Shop 205/55R16 H 28 PSI/28 PSI
2003 Volkswagen Passat GLX 4 Motion* Shop 205/55R16 H 29 PSI/28 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Passat GL*

- Size: Shop 195/65R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 28 PSI/28 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Passat GL*

- Size: Shop 195/65R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/28 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Passat GLX*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/28 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Passat GLX*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 28 PSI/28 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Passat GLS*

- Size: Shop 195/65R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/28 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Passat GLS*

- Size: Shop 195/65R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 28 PSI/28 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Passat W8*

- Size: Shop 215/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/29 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Passat W8*

- Size: Shop 225/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/32 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Passat GLX 4 Motion*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 28 PSI/28 PSI

2003 Volkswagen Passat GLX 4 Motion*

- Size: Shop 205/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/28 PSI

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

Get the Right Tires for 2003 Volkswagen Passat

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 2003 Volkswagen Passat. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Volkswagen Passat 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 the recommended tires for your 2003 Volkswagen Passat, plus useful info about Volkswagen Passat tire size, speed rating, and tire pressure. 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.”

Other than getting the proper tire size, you also want to consider a handful of other factors when buying new Volkswagen Passat tires like how and where you drive, and how much you want to spend. If you live in south Texas, 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 Passat snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.

When evaluating your driving conditions, think about where you live (countryside vs. city vs. mountains) and the kind of unexpected weather you're likely to experience. Drivers in states that fully experience all four seasons often buy two sets of tires: one set for winter, one set for summer. It's a smart way to capitalize on Volkswagen Passat's performance and safety throughout the year. Other drivers prefer to purchase one all-season set to limit trips to the tire shop and make sure their vehicle is prepared in the rain, sleet, snow, or sun!

Your personal driving style is the next factor to consider. Do you enjoy pushing your Volkswagen Passat to the limits? Adventuring where other vehicles can't? 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 tires that can stand up to gravel, sand, stone, and dirt. 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're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a Volkswagen Passat tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just 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 Passat tires online. You're only a few clicks away from finding the right 2003 Volkswagen Passat tire for your needs.

Good Tire Brands for Volkswagen Passats

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Volkswagen Passats. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Firestone tires for Volkswagen Passats always deliver! Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a visionary from the start. Firestone saw a future in 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! Thanks to Harvey Firestone, Firestone Tires has been committed to staying ahead of the curve since day one. Firestone is now one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world with 8,000 different tires for a variety of vehicles — including the 2003 Volkswagen Passat.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for Volkswagen Passat 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. Today, Bridgestone Tires has more than 55,000 employees and 50 production facilities 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, delivering outstanding tires, service, and more to drivers worldwide. As Shojiro Ishibashi put it, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 2003 Volkswagen Passat and drive with peace of mind.

Volkswagen Passat Tire Rotation, Repair & More

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! We make it easy to buy new 2003 Volkswagen Passat 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 2003 Volkswagen Passat

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

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

2003 Volkswagen Passat Tire Questions

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Volkswagen Passat 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 Passat tires mean? 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? 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 Passat tires.

Get Tires for Your Volkswagen Passat

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!