2022 Chevrolet Spark — Owner's Manual – Page #209

Posted on 11 Aug, 2021
Model: 2022 Chevrolet Spark
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Chevrolet Spark Owner Manual (GMNA-Localizing-U.S./Canada-15540556) -
2022 - CRC - 4/9/21
208 Vehicle Care
Warning (Continued)
cause a crash. When changing a
wheel, remove any rust or dirt from
places where the wheel attaches to
the vehicle. In an emergency, a cloth
or a paper towel can be used;
however, use a scraper or wire brush
later to remove all rust or dirt.
10. Remove any rust or dirt from the wheel
bolts, mounting surfaces, and spare
11. Place the spare tire on the
wheel-mounting surface.
Never use oil or grease on bolts or nuts
because the nuts might come loose. The
vehicle's wheel could fall off, causing a
12. Reinstall the wheel nuts. Turn each nut
clockwise, by hand, until the wheel is
held against the hub.
13. Lower the vehicle by turning the wheel
wrench counterclockwise. Lower the jack
Wheel nuts that are improperly or
incorrectly tightened can cause the
wheels to become loose or come off. The
wheel nuts should be tightened with a
torque wrench to the proper torque
specification after replacing. Follow the
torque specification supplied by the
aftermarket manufacturer when using
accessory locking wheel nuts. See
Capacities and Specifications 0 238 for
original equipment wheel nut torque
Improperly tightened wheel nuts can lead
to brake pulsation and rotor damage. To
avoid expensive brake repairs, evenly
tighten the wheel nuts in the proper
sequence and to the proper torque
specification. See Capacities and
Specifications 0 238 for the wheel nut
torque specification.
14. Tighten the wheel nuts firmly with the
wheel wrench in a crisscross sequence, as

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