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IMPORTANT – USE OF SPARE TIRE

Make sure the following warnings have been read and fully understood before using a spare tire. Failure to comply with the safety instructions could result in an accident, leading to serious injury or death.

WARNING

Adhere to the instructions on the temporary-use spare wheel warning label, affixed to the wheel. Failure to do so may cause vehicle instability and/or tire failure.

WARNING

Where fitted, the temporary-use spare wheel is for temporary use only.

WARNING

Drive with caution while the temporary-use spare wheel is fitted.

WARNING

Make sure that an original size wheel and tire are fitted as soon as possible.

WARNING

Do not fit more than one temporary-use spare wheel on the vehicle at any one time.

WARNING

Do not exceed 50 mph (80 km/h) while the temporary-use spare wheel is fitted.

WARNING

The temporary-use spare wheel must be inflated to 60 psi (4.2 bar, 420 kPa) and cannot be repaired.

WARNING

Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) must be switched on while the temporary-use spare wheel is in use.

WARNING

TracDSC must be switched off while the temporary-use spare wheel is in use.

WARNING

Traction devices, such as snow chains, cannot be used with a temporary-use spare wheel.

NOTES

Before removing the spare wheel, take note of its storage position. The wheel to be changed must be correctly stored and secured in its place.