1983 Volkswagen Quantum Tires

1983 Volkswagen Quantum Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Volkswagen Quantum 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
1983 Volkswagen Quantum GL* Shop 195/60HR14 H 27 PSI/27 PSI
1983 Volkswagen Quantum GL* Shop 185/70SR13 S 28 PSI/28 PSI
1983 Volkswagen Quantum GL* Shop 185/70SR13 S 30 PSI/30 PSI
1983 Volkswagen Quantum Base* Shop 185/70SR13 S 30 PSI/30 PSI
1983 Volkswagen Quantum Base* Shop 195/60HR14 H 27 PSI/27 PSI

1983 Volkswagen Quantum GL*

- Size: Shop 195/60HR14

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 27 PSI/27 PSI

1983 Volkswagen Quantum GL*

- Size: Shop 185/70SR13

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 28 PSI/28 PSI

1983 Volkswagen Quantum GL*

- Size: Shop 185/70SR13

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1983 Volkswagen Quantum Base*

- Size: Shop 185/70SR13

- Speed Rating: S

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

1983 Volkswagen Quantum Base*

- Size: Shop 195/60HR14

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 27 PSI/27 PSI

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

Buy Tires for 1983 Volkswagen Quantum

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 head our way when it's time to put new tires on your  1983 Volkswagen Quantum. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Volkswagen Quantum tire options. Whether you want tire that's made to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find the right tires for your vehicle and budget.

View Volkswagen-recommended tires for your 1983 Quantum, plus helpful information about Volkswagen Quantum tire size, speed rating, and tire pressure. Take it from one of our tire technicians, Brianna: "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, you also want to think about a couple of other things when getting new Volkswagen Quantum tires like which tire brands you like most and where you drive. If you live in south Texas, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. Somewhere like Colorado or even Kansas is a different story. You may want to invest in a set of Volkswagen Quantum 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 one of the best ways to maximize their Volkswagen Quantum'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!

Driving style is next on the list to think about when buying tires. Do you enjoy challenging the limits of your Volkswagen Quantum? Going where no vehicle has gone before? 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 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 on bumpy roads. But if you plan on sticking around town, a Volkswagen Quantum tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just 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 click or two away from a new set of 1983 Volkswagen Quantum tires.

Tire Brands for Volkswagen Quantums

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Volkswagen Quantums. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Firestone tires for Volkswagen Quantums always deliver! Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a visionary from the get-go. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he started making and testing farm, truck, and passenger tires. Fun fact: in 1908, Firestone's company introduced the first all-rubber, non-skid tire! Firestone Tires has been passionate about leading the industry since day one, thanks to Harvey Firestone's industrious spirit. Firestone is now one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world with 8,000 different tires for a variety of vehicles — including the 1983 Volkswagen Quantum.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for Volkswagen Quantum tires, too. Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan in 1931. His company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1990. Today, Bridgestone Tires has more than 55,000 employees and 50 production facilities 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 find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1983 Volkswagen Quantum and drive with peace of mind.

Volkswagen Quantum Tire Rotation, Repair & More

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! We make it easy to buy new 1983 Volkswagen Quantum tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 1983 Volkswagen Quantum

What tires are best for a 1983 Volkswagen Quantum? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Volkswagen Quantum.

Questions About 1983 Volkswagen Quantum Tires

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

  • Why does Volkswagen tire inflation matter? 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.
  • Why are there numbers on the side of my Volkswagen Quantum 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.
  • 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 Quantum tires.

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