How to Change Your Car's Tire(s)

Ever gotten stuck on the road with a flat tire, wishing you had the knowledge to put on your spare? In this tutorial, you will be able to follow a step-by-step tutorial on how to do exactly that!

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How to Change Your Car's Tire(s)
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Hi, my name is Alec. In this tutorial, I will be showing you how to change your vehicle's tire.

Hi, my name is Alec. In this tutorial, I will be showing you how to change your vehicle's tire.

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Move your car to a flat, leveled surface. The ideal location would be a driveway or garage, where you do not have to worry about traffic. If not in a garage or driveway, turn on your hazard lights.

Move your car to a flat, leveled surface. The ideal location would be a driveway or garage, where you do not have to worry about traffic. If not in a garage or driveway, turn on your hazard lights.

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Set your breaks!

Set your breaks!

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Place pieces of wood/large blocks up tight against the front and the back of the tire that is diagonally across from the one being changed. This will eliminate any possible chances of the car rolling.

Place pieces of wood/large blocks up tight against the front and the back of the tire that is diagonally across from the one being changed. This will eliminate any possible chances of the car rolling.

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In this step, you will be fitting the car jack to your vehicle.

In this step, you will be fitting the car jack to your vehicle.

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Time to begin lifting your vehicle!

Time to begin lifting your vehicle!

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Using your lug-nut wrench, you will want to loosen all of the nuts located on the wheel. Do not remove the nuts the entire way.

Using your lug-nut wrench, you will want to loosen all of the nuts located on the wheel. Do not remove the nuts the entire way.

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Continue to raise your vehicle.

Continue to raise your vehicle.

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Remove the lug-nuts, as well as the hub cap.

Remove the lug-nuts, as well as the hub cap.

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Remove the tire!

Remove the tire!

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Put your new tire on your vehicle, as well as the hub cap.

Put your new tire on your vehicle, as well as the hub cap.

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Time to lower the car and tighten the lug-nuts!

Time to lower the car and tighten the lug-nuts!

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Lower your vehicle back to the ground.

Lower your vehicle back to the ground.

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Your new tire is now on and you are ready to drive again!

Your new tire is now on and you are ready to drive again!

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Take your old tire to a mechanic.

Take your old tire to a mechanic.

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