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Removal
1- Park the vehicle on stable, firm
ground. Apply the handbrake.
Switch
off
the
ignition
engage first gear or reverse
gear, depending on any slope
(for
vehicles
with
automatic
gearbox, select position P).
2- Detach the embellisher using
the wheelbrace 1 by pulling
close to the valve.
For vehicles
with aluminium
wheel rims, slide the removal
tool 6 into the slot in the central
embellisher
and
apply
leverage to detach.
3- Slacken the wheel bolts.
For vehicles
with aluminium
wheels, slacken the anti-theft
nut using the tool provided.
P R A C T I C A L A D V I C E
4- Position the jack under the
bodyshell, exactly as in the
illustration, at the mark A (in
and
the recess in the sill member)
closest to the wheel that is to be
replaced.
5- Deploy the jack4 until its base is
in contact with the ground. Make
sure that the base of the jack is
vertically below the jacking point
used.
6- Raise the vehicle.
7- Remove the bolts and disengage
firm
the wheel.
Makeabsolutelysurethatthe
occupantshaveleftthevehicle
andareinanareathatensures
theirsafety.
Refitting
1- Position the wheel with the aid of
the centring guide.
2- Do up the 3 bolts by hand and
remove
the
centring
Position the 4th bolt.
3- Do pre-tightening with the wheel-
brace1.
4- Retract the jack4 and disengage
it.
5- Tighten the wheel bolts using the
wheelbrace1.
6- Reposition
the
embellisher,
commencing by placing the slot
at the valve, pressing it home
with the palm of your hand. For
vehicles with aluminium wheels,
refit the bolt protector.
7- Stow the tools and the wheel in
the boot.
8- Check the tyre pressure and also
have its balancing checked.
guide.
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