Access to the spare wheel

The spare wheel is installed in the boot under the floor.

The spare wheel is installed in the boot under the floor.

According to country, the spare wheel may be steel, alloy or of the "space-saver" type. To gain access to it, refer to the paragraph "Access to the tools" on the previous page.

Taking out the wheel

Taking out the wheel

  • Unscrew the yellow central bolt.
  • Raise the spare wheel towards you from the rear.
  • Take the wheel out of the boot.

Putting the wheel back in place

Putting the wheel back in place

  • Put the wheel back in its housing.
  • Unscrew the yellow central bolt by a few turns then put it in place in the centre of the wheel.
  • Tighten fully until the central bolt clicks to retain the wheel correctly.

Put the box back in the centre of the wheel and clip it in place.

Put the box back in the centre of the wheel and clip it in place.

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