View of the punctured wheel, jack and lug wrench lying near a flat tire

Change the tires in your Toyota

How to change the tires in your Toyota?

Learn how to change the tires in your Toyota. Toyota of Ridgecrest in Ridgecrest, CA, bring to you a DIY on how to change your tire in 9-easy steps. Read on to know more.

Steps to change the tire in your Toyota

Step 1: Park the car away from incoming traffic.

Step 2: Locate the jack kit from under the trunk lining and check whether all parts of the kit are present.

Step 3: Locate and remove the spare tire by removing the wing nut and roll it towards the tire that needs to be changed.

Step 4: Ensure the car is parked on a flat surface and engage the parking brake.


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Step 5: Position and engage the jack by connecting the handle to the jack.

Step 6: Hand start the jack and raise the vehicle. Remove the Hubcap using the lug wrench. Slowly remove the wheel and roll it away safely.

Step 7: Position the spare tire and tighten the lug nuts.

Step 8: Replace the hubcap and lower the jack.

Step 9: Replace the jack kit and the old tire in the trunk compartment.

Have your wheels checked by an expert at the earliest service center just to ensure you are set for the rest of your ride.  


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