what type of performance problems would result from having one tire 205/60r16 91t and three tires 205/55r16 91h

Asked by Sep 06, 2016 at 09:36 PM about the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta

Question type: General

4 Answers

251,475

It's more a safety issue than performance. You will have uneven tire wear, braking issues and the speedometer will be incorrect. Place it on the rear for now, But I would purchase a new tire to match the other 3. Or get a new set of 2 to match the others.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

You will use more gas possibly mess up your alignment.

98,565

Tom's right only run the odd tire on the rear, if it is on the front you could mess up your spider gears in the front ring and pinion, then it will really cost you some bucks to fix it. Try to match up the tires as soon as possible just too be safe.

17,905

I do not think it will hurt its not taller or shorter its just a little skinnier, Put in the rear. Be aware of it and drive responsible, get the feel of it.

Your Answer

Jetta

Looking for a Used Jetta in your area?

CarGurus has 41,477 nationwide Jetta listings starting at $700.

ZIP:

Volkswagen Jetta Experts

  • #1
    Goodwrench707
    Reputation
    2,410
  • #2
    Deathjam4
    Reputation
    1,860
  • #3
    Scott Sr.
    Reputation
    1,460
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen Passat
364 Great Deals out of 23,111 listings starting at $999
Used Honda Civic
797 Great Deals out of 76,594 listings starting at $888
Used Volkswagen GTI
105 Great Deals out of 8,601 listings starting at $2,000
Used Honda Accord
1,035 Great Deals out of 61,333 listings starting at $999
Used Volkswagen Golf
74 Great Deals out of 5,230 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Corolla
898 Great Deals out of 65,121 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Camry
1,062 Great Deals out of 70,872 listings starting at $750
Used BMW 3 Series
1,021 Great Deals out of 31,251 listings starting at $1,000
Used Audi A4
296 Great Deals out of 10,634 listings starting at $1,049
Used Nissan Altima
1,089 Great Deals out of 73,785 listings starting at $875
Used Mazda MAZDA3
329 Great Deals out of 26,763 listings starting at $950
Used Chevrolet Cruze
959 Great Deals out of 63,483 listings starting at $3,499
Used Volkswagen CC
79 Great Deals out of 3,027 listings starting at $3,995
Used Ford Focus
745 Great Deals out of 53,734 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford Fusion
1,059 Great Deals out of 76,233 listings starting at $895

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
15 Great Deals out of 25,390 listings starting at $9,470
2016 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
52 Great Deals out of 1,908 listings starting at $8,800
2015 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
105 Great Deals out of 2,895 listings starting at $6,999
2014 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
165 Great Deals out of 4,470 listings starting at $5,999
2013 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
61 Great Deals out of 1,467 listings starting at $4,999

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.