Position the tire on the rim so that the air valve [A] is at
the tire balance mark [B] (the chalk mark made during
removal, or the paint mark on a new tire).
Insert the valve stem into the rim, and screw the nut on
Fit the rim protectors and use suitable tire irons to install
the tire bead.
To prevent rim damage, be sure to place the rim protec-
tors at any place the tire irons are applied.
Replace the tire back on the rim from the opposite side of
Insert the tire irons so deeply that the tube is not dam-
Similarly, slip the tire bead back over the rim on the other
Check that the tube is not pinched between the tire and
Tighten the valve stem nut [A], and put on the valve cap
Check and adjust the air pressure after installing.
Air Pressure Inspection/Adjustment
Refer to the Air Pressure Inspection in the Periodic Main-