Close Up of a Car with a Flat Tire

Step-By-Step Instructions for Changing a Tire on Your Toyota

How To Change a Tire on Your Toyota  

Have you ever had a flat tire on your 2021 Toyota Camry? Are you a new driver interested in how to change a flat tire? We are here to help at Downeast Toyota. Learn how to change a tire on your Toyota with this quick step-by-step guide and video. Contact the Downeast Toyota Service Department with any questions and concerns. We are here to help! 


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How-To Guide to Changing a Flat Tire 

  1. Pull Over and Park in a Safe Location 
  2. Turn on Your Hazard Lights 
  3. Apply the Parking Brake/Wheel Wedges 
  4. Remove the Hubcap/Wheel Cover 
  5. Loosen the Lug Nuts 
  6. Raise Your Toyota with the Jack 
  7. Unscrew the Lug Nuts 
  8. Remove the Flat Tire 
  9. Mount the Spare Tire and Tighten the Lug Nuts By Hand 
  10. Lower Your Toyota to the Ground 
  11. Tighten the Lug Nuts with the Wrench in a Star Pattern 
  12. Replace the Hubcap/Wheel Cover