Originally Posted by padgett
Could someone please tell me what the size and load rating is of the temporary spare in a WK2 ? Mine has the full sized spare and there is no listing for the spacesaver/temporary.
If the same diameter and load rating is 102 or above, I would like to acquire one to replace a 20 year old spare in another vehicle.
Interesting thing is that even though the wheels are 17x8s, the "full sized spare" is an 18. Guess one size fits all.
wouldnt it be easier,cheaper,and safer to just use a full size tire, wheel as a replacement