Find 2006 Volkswagen Passat Tires

2006 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
2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T* Shop 215/55R16 H 33 PSI/33 PSI
2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T* Shop 235/45R17 H 34 PSI/34 PSI
2006 Volkswagen Passat Value Edition Shop 215/55R16 H 33 PSI/33 PSI
2006 Volkswagen Passat 3.6* Shop 235/40R18 Y 34 PSI/34 PSI
2006 Volkswagen Passat 3.6* Shop 235/45R17 H 34 PSI/34 PSI

2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T*

- Size: Shop 215/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 33 PSI/33 PSI

2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T*

- Size: Shop 235/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 34 PSI/34 PSI

2006 Volkswagen Passat Value Edition

- Size: Shop 215/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 33 PSI/33 PSI

2006 Volkswagen Passat 3.6*

- Size: Shop 235/40R18

- Speed Rating: Y

- Inflation F/R: 34 PSI/34 PSI

2006 Volkswagen Passat 3.6*

- Size: Shop 235/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 34 PSI/34 PSI

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

Get the Right Tires for 2006 Volkswagen Passat

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 head our way when it's time to put new tires on your  2006 Volkswagen Passat. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for Volkswagen tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you want a tire that's built to improve fuel economy, take tight corners, or handle off-road terrain, you'll find good tires that match your budget.

View the recommended tires for your 2006 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.”

Beyond the correct tire size, you also want to think about a couple of other things when getting new Volkswagen Passat tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in Louisiana, you probably won't want to buy studdable snow tires. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Volkswagen Passat snow tires for a good portion of the year, and maybe even all-season tires for year-round comfort and versatility.

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. That way, they can maximize their Volkswagen Passat's performance during both seasons. 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!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you enjoy pushing your Volkswagen Passat to the limits? Adventuring where other vehicles can't? 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 irregular road conditions. But if you're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a Volkswagen Passat tire that offers low rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency might be exactly what you want. 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 click or two away from a new set of 2006 Volkswagen Passat tires.

Good Tire Brands for Volkswagen Passats

You have many great options for Volkswagen Passat tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Firestone tires for Volkswagen Passats are always ready to get the job done! The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a visionary from the start. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto tires, so he started making and testing truck, passenger, 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. Firestone is now one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world with 8,000 different tires for a variety of vehicles — including the 2006 Volkswagen Passat.

Bridgestone is another top choice for Volkswagen Passat 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! 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. 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 2006 Volkswagen Passat and drive with peace of mind.

Volkswagen Passat Tire Rotation, Repair & More

We sell tires, but we also service them and care for all the around-the-wheel components. We're your one-stop shop for tire installation, rotation, and ongoing maintenance! Shop 2006 Volkswagen Passat tires online and schedule an installation appointment. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 2006 Volkswagen Passat

What tires are best for a 2006 Volkswagen Passat? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Volkswagen Passat.

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
Firestone Firehawk AS
Firehawk AS

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • 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
Primewell Valera Sport AS
Valera Sport AS

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Performance

Questions About 2006 Volkswagen Passat Tires

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 does Volkswagen tire inflation matter? 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.
  • 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!
  • 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 Passat tires.

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