Because of a puncture or to fit winter tires, it is essential to know how to change a car wheel. Indeed, this avoids a lot of hassle and a waste of time waiting for help on the side of the road. Here's how to change a car wheel the right way.
The replacement of a wheel car requires the use of certain tools. Here are the materials required for this operation:
An appropriate key.
A spare wheel.
An anti-theft nut socket. The rims of modern vehicles are generally attached to the hub using specific nuts to prevent theft. In this case, it will then be necessary to have the adapter which allows the use of an ordinary wrench on the wheel nuts.
A yellow safety vest.
A warning triangle.
How to change a car wheel?
Before starting to change a car wheel, it is recommended to turn on the hazard warning lights. Then, you will have to place the warning triangle about 30 meters upstream and do not forget to put on a reflective safety vest.