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When changing a tyre

Putting the gear lever into “park” won’t stop the vehicle from moving and falling off the jack, once lifted. If you have passengers on board, have them get out, and apply the handbrake as tight as it will go. Switch the engine off.

Open the boot and ensure that the spare wheel is at hand before undoing the wheel. The biscuit wheel is an emergency wheel and cannot be used indefinitely. Have the flat repaired immediately.

Here’s how to change a flat if you’re not completely sure. (Read More)