Best Dodge Journey Tires
The Dodge Journey might not be the fanciest crossover on the market, but it’s been a steady offering in the market for many years, delivering space and utility at an attractive price.
If your vehicle’s tires are wearing down, we’ve put together a list of the best Dodge Journey tires based on a long list of factors, including performance, tread life, all-season capability and price.
Dodge Journey Tire Sizes
Below are the trim levels the Dodge Journey is offered in as well as the tire sizes associated with each.
- Crossroad 225/55/19
- SE 225/65/17
Best Tires for Dodge Journey
Below we’ve listed five of our top options for the Dodge Journey. All of them are priced on the high side. Topping our list is the Michelin Defender T+H with its balanced performance, all-season grip and an impressive 80,000 mile warranty. Offering similar long life but at a cheaper price and slightly less engaging handling dynamics is the Continental Control Contact Tour AS Plus. In fact, the Continental Cross Contact LX 25 is closer in keeping with the Michelin’s driving performance but comes with a lower 70,000 mile warranty and the most attractive pricing yet.
The Yokohamas below are actually a nice blend of both Contis, delivering an engaging drive, excellent ride quality and a fair price.
And finally there’s the Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady. This unique tire costs significantly more but there’s a reason for it, namely, that it offers full four-season grip and comes rated for true winter capability with the three peak mountain snowflake logo on its sidewall.
Longest Lasting Tires for Dodge Journey
Of the two options below the Hankook does offer 5,000 more miles of tread life with a 90,000 mile guarantee and costs significantly less. The Goodyears, however, are superior performers in all areas.
Best Budget Tire for Dodge Journey
Budget doesn’t have to mean bad. The Kumhos below are actually impressive well-rounded tires with solid performance, ride quality and all-weather capability with a decent warranty too. Slightly less impressive is the Falken option with a refined highway ride though slightly less performance capability and a lower 60,000 mile warranty. Finally there’s the Arizonian option which is noticeably cheaper and performs well in the dry, but offers less all-season capability.
Cheapest Tires for Dodge Journey
Both choices below come in at under $100 per tire with the Sentury Crossover being the cheapest but also having the lowest tread life warranty.
Best Winter Tire for Dodge Journey
Of the options below the Bridgestones are undeniably the top performer and you’ll pay a premium for them. The other three are a step down in both pricing and performance but are all extremely solid options for winter grip and safety.
Cheapest Winter Tires for Dodge Journey
Tire Buying FAQ
Where can I find the best price on tires?
There is no one answer to this question unfortunately. Sites like Tire Rack and Discount tire offer deals all the time on specific brands. You can also find deals on Amazon though they are much harder to find and often only apply to a specific size or group of sizes. Visit our Tire Deals page for more info.
When is the best time to buy tires?
It’s common that many shoppers buy tires once its already too late. At that point you don’t have a lot of choice and can often over-pay. If you’re planning ahead, generally, retailers offer significant tire deals around major holiday weekends (especially in the summer), as well as Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
How much is Shipping?
Shipping is often included when you purchase tires online. Many retailers offer free shipping if you get your tires shipped to an installer that they recommend. Even if you ship to your home, Tire Rack offers free shipping on purchases over $50. And if you’re buying new tires, that won’t be hard.
How long does shipping take?
Shipping can take just a few days, or over a week in the worst cases. Often it depends on where you live. anyone in a larger urban center or living closer to a tire distribution center can get them quite quickly.
Does anyone offer mobile tire installation?
Depending on where you live, there may be numerous local mobile tire installers available. If you don’t want to deal with the hassle of tracking one down, TireRack offers its own service. You don’t even have to purchase tires from TireRack to use it.
While it’s more expensive than bringing your tires to the shop, it’s also a lot more convenient. Prices start at $25 per tire.
How much does it cost to install a tire?
Generally you’ll pay between $25 and $50 per tire for installation services. This includes mounting and balancing, while using the latest tools so your rims don’t get scuffed or scraped.
Do I need to replace the tire pressure monitoring system when I change tires?
It’s not necessary to replace TMPS sensors when you change tires, but you may want to consider it. The units can fail over time due to damage or corrosion. Also, most units contain a battery and as a sealed unit, they must be replaced when the battery wears down. While most tire installers will handle sourcing these parts for you, you can also buy your own here.
Do online tire retailers offer rebates?
Absolutely! In fact, rebates are offered by most brands (even premium ones). Often these incentives are offered with other deals including up-front discounts and credit card offers.