Volkswagen Phaeton Tire Pressure

Volkswagen Phaeton models from 2005 to 2006 have recommended tire pressure of 39 psi to 45 psi based on model year, trim and original equipment tire size.

Volkswagen Phaeton is a passenger car offered in 2 trims and equipped with 2 original equipment tire size sets. You can find recommended tire pressure for Volkswagen Phaeton by model year, model trim or its original equipment tire size. Keep Volkswagen Phaeton tires properly inflated at all times to enjoy a safe and comfortable drive.

Select Volkswagen Phaeton year to see its original equipment tire sizes and corresponding tire inflation pressures.

2006 Volkswagen Phaeton Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2006 Volkswagen Phaeton is 39 psi for front tires and 45 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
235/55R17 103H XL 39 psi 45 psi
255/45R18 103H XL 39 psi 45 psi

2005 Volkswagen Phaeton Tire Pressure

Recommended tire pressure for 2005 Volkswagen Phaeton is 39 psi for front tires and 45 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
235/55R17 103H XL 39 psi 45 psi
255/45R18 103H XL 39 psi 45 psi

Select Volkswagen Phaeton trim to see its original equipment tire sizes and corresponding tire inflation pressures.

Tire Pressure for Volkswagen Phaeton V8

Recommended tire inflation for Volkswagen Phaeton V8 is 39 psi for front tires and 45 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
235/55R17 103H XL 39 psi 45 psi
255/45R18 103H XL 39 psi 45 psi

Tire Pressure for Volkswagen Phaeton W12

Recommended tire inflation for Volkswagen Phaeton W12 is 39 psi for front tires and 45 psi for rear tires.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
235/55R17 103H XL 39 psi 45 psi
255/45R18 103H XL 39 psi 45 psi

Recommended tire inflation for Volkswagen Phaeton original equipment tire sizes with matching trims and model years.

Tire Size Front Tire Pressure Rear Tire Pressure
235/55R17 103H XL 39 psi 45 psi
Years: 2005 - 2006
Trims: V8 W12
255/45R18 103H XL 39 psi 45 psi
Years: 2005 - 2006
Trims: V8 W12

What is the correct tire pressure for Volkswagen Phaeton?

Recommended tire pressure for Volkswagen Phaeton tires is 39 psi to 45 psi, set by Volkswagen manufacturer and based on model's original equipment tire size to optimize vehicle performance, fuel efficiency and safety.

Where do I find the recommended tire pressure for Volkswagen Phaeton?

Volkswagen Phaeton recommended tire pressure can be found in owner's manual, on a tire placard on the side of driver's door or door jam, on the trunk lid, in the console or on the fuel door. Tire inflation will be listed in psi (pounds per square inch), bar or kPa (kilopascals).

How to check Volkswagen Phaeton tire pressure?

To check Volkswagen Phaeton tire pressure you will first need to determine its recommended tire pressure for the front and rear tires. Take off tire valve caps and use a tire pressure gauge to check tire inflation in every tire. Adjust Volkswagen Phaeton tire pressure to its recommended levels. If overinflated, let some air out by pressing down the center plunger in the valve stem. If underinflated, add air with tire inflator. Recheck tire pressure to make sure all tires are properly inflated. Replace the valve stem caps. Make sure to check tire pressure when tires are "cold" and have not been driven for at least 3 hours. Remember that the front and rear tire pressures may differ.

What is proper tire pressure for Volkswagen Phaeton replacement tires?

If you replace Volkswagen Phaeton original equipment tires with non-stock tires that have different size or load capacity, new tires may require substantially different inflation pressures. Use our Replacement Tire Pressure Calculator to find proper tire inflation when switching to a different tire size.

What is optimal winter tire pressure for Volkswagen Phaeton?

Tire pressure fluctuates with ambient temperatures. When temperatures drop, Volkswagen Phaeton tires may lose approximately 1 psi of air pressure for every 10 degree Fahrenheit decrease. During winter Volkswagen Phaeton tires can be inflated 3 to 5 psi above the recommended tire pressure settings to compensate for lower temperatures. Do not overinflate above the maximum tire inflation pressure value indicated on tire sidewall. Make sure to check tire pressure regularly in the winter to keep tires properly inflated for a safe ride on snow and icy roads.

Is my Volkswagen Phaeton equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)?

If your Volkswagen Phaeton is built after 2007, it is most likely equipped with a Tire Pressure Monitoring System. Check owner's manual to see if your model has TPMS.

Why is my Volkswagen Phaeton TPMS warning light on?

If Volkswagen Phaeton TPMS warning light comes on and stays on, it means at least one of the tires is underinflated. If TPMS warning light goes on and off, fluctuating ambient temperatures may be the reason. If Volkswagen Phaeton TPMS warning light flashes for 90 seconds when you start the vehicle and then remains illuminated, the TPMS is not functioning properly and you should have it serviced.

How to reset Volkswagen Phaeton Tire Pressure Monitoring System?

To reset TPMS on Volkswagen Phaeton, follow the instructions in owner's manual. If TPMS will not reset, there may be a problem with tire pressure sensors.

All listed data and/or calculations are for informational purposes only. TirePressure.com does not warrant or make any representations regarding the accuracy of or the results of the use of this information. Always refer to vehicle owner's manual for recommended tire pressure settings. Never overinflate or overload a tire beyond its maximum capabilities listed on sidewall.