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

274,355

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.

109,425

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.

21,955

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 33,325 nationwide Jetta listings starting at $800.

ZIP:

Volkswagen Jetta Experts

  • #1
    Goodwrench707
    Reputation
    2,580
  • #2
    Deathjam4
    Reputation
    2,080
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,590
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen Passat
391 Great Deals out of 27,126 listings starting at $850
Used Honda Civic
641 Great Deals out of 54,519 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Accord
858 Great Deals out of 88,771 listings starting at $1,444
Used Volkswagen GTI
115 Great Deals out of 7,689 listings starting at $1,400
Used Volkswagen Golf
101 Great Deals out of 3,676 listings starting at $695
Used Toyota Camry
1,111 Great Deals out of 78,194 listings starting at $1,100
Used Toyota Corolla
926 Great Deals out of 70,852 listings starting at $1,479
Used BMW 3 Series
1,154 Great Deals out of 34,385 listings starting at $1,000
Used Audi A4
242 Great Deals out of 12,249 listings starting at $1,450
Used Nissan Altima
1,151 Great Deals out of 76,224 listings starting at $900
Used Chevrolet Cruze
824 Great Deals out of 62,887 listings starting at $2,900
Used Volkswagen CC
81 Great Deals out of 2,484 listings starting at $4,350
Used Ford Focus
652 Great Deals out of 69,842 listings starting at $1,750
Used Mazda MAZDA3
292 Great Deals out of 27,668 listings starting at $1,950
Used Ford Fusion
953 Great Deals out of 64,036 listings starting at $888

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
64 Great Deals out of 3,567 listings starting at $10,665
2016 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
50 Great Deals out of 1,765 listings starting at $7,250
2015 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
164 Great Deals out of 3,729 listings starting at $5,999
2014 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
139 Great Deals out of 2,899 listings starting at $4,200
2013 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
53 Great Deals out of 1,257 listings starting at $4,495

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.