Step 1. Get to a Safe Location.
Step 2. Preparation
>Open the hood - leave your hazard lights on. An open hood on the side of the road indicates hazard and makes your car more visible.
Step 3.Always bring a Roadside Kit.
>Screwdriver and plastic lug wrench.
>A jack (to lift the vehicle above the ground.
Step 4. Remove the Spare Tire from your trunk.
>Lift the trunk floor.
>Remove Road Side Kit.
>Unscrew Spare Tire Tie Down (this keeps the tire from rattling).
>Remove Spare Tire.
Step 5. For Flat Ground, engage the parking brake.
>Rear Wheel Replacement: put your car in first gear or Leave Parking Brake Off.
Step 6. Free Wheel from Bolts/Lugs & Wheel Caps.
>Using your lug wrench, loosen each lug to break it free. Please do not fully remove at his point.
Steps 7. Set and Place Jack and Raise Vehicle Slowly.
>Raise your vehicle so that there is a little space under your wheel.
Step 8. Fully Remove Lugs, Bolts, and Wheel.
Step 9. Attach Spare.
>Screw back on your bolts and lugs and wheel caps.
Step 10: a Partially lower vehicle with Jack.
>Tighten bolts and lugs while still partially lifted.
Step 11. Finish Tightening & Cleanup.