The precautions of changing tires

Tire removal precautions.

 

When removing tires first slightly loosen the set screws and then jack the vehicle partially up. Removal of the tire screw force direction: counterclockwise for loose; clockwise for tight. When using the jack to place the jack in the slot on both sides of the bottom of the car. Then install the spare tire.

After the tire is removed, all you have to do is to install the spare tire. Before installing the spare tire, we need to make sure that the tire pressure is normal, and if the spare tire has been used before, do a simple inspection of the spare tire tread to see if there are scratches and stones caught in the cracks.

The next thing to do is to install the spare tire. Before installing the spare tire, it is best to place the removed tire under the car to avoid accidents where the jack is misaligned and the vehicle lands on three wheels. After this, you can replace the spare tire, in this process the most difficult is to align the spare tire with the wheel fixing screws, the car is too high, we have to lift the spare tire very high.

The author suggests that it is best to find someone to help when changing the tire, if a person is operating it is recommended to use a leg or foot to hold the spare tire to prevent displacement. When screwing the screws, remember not to follow the clockwise or counterclockwise screws in turn, but to follow the diagonal order to screw the screws, and in screwing the screws, it is best to keep the same number of turns per screw, in order to ensure that the screws are evenly stressed.

 

After the screws are screwed on, we can remove the jack (while removing the tires under the car), so that the vehicle back to the ground, after this in accordance with the removal of tires, relying on body strength to tighten each screw, also in accordance with the diagonal way.

 

Precautions when installing the spare tire.

 

Before installing the spare tire, do a simple inspection of the spare tire and place the removed tire under the car to avoid accidents. Tire fixing screws are all screwed on before removing the jack. Screw the screws in a diagonal order, not in a clockwise or counterclockwise direction.

 

When replacing car tires, the main thing is the order of operation and screwing order, remember to follow the diagonal order to loosen and tighten the screws. In addition, be sure to check the condition of the spare tire tread and spare tire pressure every time the vehicle is serviced.

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