Stowing the damaged tire and the tools

1. Securely store the damaged tire, jack and tools in the storage area.

2. Replace the luggage floor box.

3. Replace the lids on the luggage side boxes.

4. Close the luggage floor board.

5. Replace the cargo cover (if so equipped).

6. Close the lift gate.

- Always make sure that the spare tire

- Always make sure that the spare tire and jacking equipment are properly secured after use. Such items can become dangerous projectiles in an accident or sudden stop.

- The T-type spare tire and small size spare tire are designed for emergency use. See specific instructions under the heading “Wheels and tires” in the “8. Maintenance and do-it-yourself” section.

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