Find 2008 Volkswagen Passat Tires

2008 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
2008 Volkswagen Passat Turbo* Shop 215/55R16 H 33 PSI/33 PSI
2008 Volkswagen Passat Turbo* Shop 215/55R16 H 35 PSI/35 PSI
2008 Volkswagen Passat VR6* Shop 235/40R18 W 37 PSI/37 PSI
2008 Volkswagen Passat VR6* Shop 235/40R18 H 37 PSI/37 PSI
2008 Volkswagen Passat Komfort* Shop 235/45R17 H 33 PSI/33 PSI
2008 Volkswagen Passat Komfort* Shop 235/45R17 H 35 PSI/35 PSI
2008 Volkswagen Passat Lux* Shop 235/45R17 H 33 PSI/33 PSI
2008 Volkswagen Passat Lux* Shop 235/45R17 H 35 PSI/35 PSI

2008 Volkswagen Passat Turbo*

- Size: Shop 215/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 33 PSI/33 PSI

2008 Volkswagen Passat Turbo*

- Size: Shop 215/55R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

2008 Volkswagen Passat VR6*

- Size: Shop 235/40R18

- Speed Rating: W

- Inflation F/R: 37 PSI/37 PSI

2008 Volkswagen Passat VR6*

- Size: Shop 235/40R18

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 37 PSI/37 PSI

2008 Volkswagen Passat Komfort*

- Size: Shop 235/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 33 PSI/33 PSI

2008 Volkswagen Passat Komfort*

- Size: Shop 235/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

2008 Volkswagen Passat Lux*

- Size: Shop 235/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 33 PSI/33 PSI

2008 Volkswagen Passat Lux*

- Size: Shop 235/45R17

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

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

Buy Tires for 2008 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 one reason it's a good idea to visit us when you're ready to buy new  2008 Volkswagen Passat tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for Volkswagen tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you need a tire that's designed to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find the right tires for your vehicle and budget.

View the tires Volkswagen recommends for 2008 Passats, plus important information about Volkswagen Passat 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.”

Beyond the correct tire size, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying Volkswagen Passat 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. 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 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!) It's not uncommon for drivers in states that experience all four seasons to buy more than one set of tires. one for summer and one for winter. That way, they can maximize their Volkswagen Passat's performance during both seasons. 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!

Driving style is next on the list to think about when buying tires. Do you like taking your Volkswagen Passat far away from civilization? Hitting the road less traveled? If you're a diehard off-roader, you have very different tire needs than a highway commuter who doesn't leave the paved path. You'll want tires that can stand up to 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 irregular road conditions. But if you plan on sticking around town, a Volkswagen Passat tire that offers a smooth, quiet ride might be exactly what you need. 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're only a few clicks away from finding the right 2008 Volkswagen Passat tire for your needs.

Good Tire Brands for Volkswagen Passats

You have many great options for Volkswagen Passat tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. Firestone tires for Volkswagen Passats always deliver! The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a boundary-pusher from the start. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto tires, so he started making and testing passenger, truck, and farm tires. The company can be credited for introducing the first all-rubber, non-skid tire in 1908! Firestone Tires has been passionate about leading the industry since day one, thanks to Harvey Firestone's industrious spirit. Today, Firestone is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They make 8,000 different tires for all sorts of vehicles — including 2008 Volkswagen Passats.

Bridgestone is another smart move 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! The company remains an international leader in tire and rubber technology, providing world-class service, tires, and more to communities worldwide. As Shojiro Ishibashi put it, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can buy superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 2008 Volkswagen Passat and drive with peace of mind!

Volkswagen Passat Tire Installation & Rotation

Firestone Complete Auto Care has been a leading tire provider for more than a century. We're your one-stop shop for tire installation, rotation, and ongoing maintenance! Buy 2008 Volkswagen Passat tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 2008 Volkswagen Passat

What tires are best for a 2008 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
Bridgestone DriveGuard
DriveGuard

  • 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
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

2008 Volkswagen Passat Tire Q&A

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? Your tire sidewall gives you information about load carrying capacity, speed rating, treadwear, traction, and tire size. Talk to one of our tire technicians to learn how to read the numbers on your tire!
  • Can I check the tread depth on my Volkswagen tires at home? 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 Passat tires.

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