1.12.2. Replacement of a wheel

The replacement procedure of a wheel is identical to all cars.


1. At a wheel puncture immediately stop the car, considering traffic conditions.
2. Install the car on a plain firm surface on sufficient removal from a lane.
3. If necessary include a signal of an emergency stop.
4. If there is a sign of an emergency stop, then establish it for the prevention of other drivers.
5. Put the car on the parking brake and turn on the first or reverse gear (situation Park in cars with automatic transmission).
6. Block a wheel diagonalno opposite to replaced.
7. In order to avoid immersion of a jack to the soft soil substitute under it a board.

Wheel replacement procedure

1. Get a jack. The jack is strengthened on the right side of a luggage carrier, under the hatch.
2. The spare wheel and the tool are in a niche in a luggage compartment, under a decorative slip. Turn off the holder, get a spare wheel, hook and take off a decorative cap.
3. Weaken nuts of fastening of the replaced wheel.
4. Establish a jack under the strengthened body threshold section, rotate the jack handle clockwise until the wheel is not raised above the ground. As the handle are used the holder of a wheel and mount for removal of a decorative cap.
5. Turn off nuts and remove a wheel.
6. Establish a spare wheel, turn and tighten fastening nuts. Check an inhaling of nuts after lowering of the car.
7. Establish a decorative cap so that the gate of a wheel was opposite to its cast image on a cap.

After replacement of a wheel

1. Remove from under a block wheel.
2. Put a jack and tools in a luggage carrier, observing correctness of placement.
3. Check pressure in the tire of the established wheel. If pressure low or you have no manometer, then, moving at a small speed, reach the next garage and pump up the tire up to the normal pressure.
4. Immediately take the damaged wheel (or the tire) to repare.