Fitting a wheel

Fitting the "space-saver" spare wheel

Fitting the "space-saver" spare wheel

If your vehicle is fitted with alloy wheels, when tightening the bolts on fitting, it is normal to notice that the washers do not come into contact with the "space-saver" spare wheel. The wheel is secured by the conical surface of each bolt.

After changing a wheel

To store the punctured wheel in the boot correctly, first remove the central cover. When using the "space-saver" type spare wheel, do not exceed 50 mph (80 km/h).

Have the tightening of the bolts and the pressure of the spare wheel checked by a PEUGEOT dealer or a qualified workshop without delay.

Have the punctured wheel repaired and refitted to the vehicle as soon as possible.

List of operations

List of operations

  • Put the wheel in place on the hub.
  • Screw in the bolts fully by hand.
  • Pre-tighten the security bolt using the wheelbrace 1 fitted with the security socket 4 (if your vehicle has them).
  • Pre-tighten the other bolts using the wheelbrace 1 only.

  • Lower the vehicle fully.
  • Fold the jack 2 and detach it.

  • Tighten the security bolt using the wheelbrace 1 fitted with the security socket 4 (if your vehicle has them).
  • Tighten the other bolts using the wheelbrace 1 only.
  • Refit the bolt covers on each of the bolts (according to equipment).
  • Store the tools in the box.
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