How To Deal With A Flat Tire

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Flat tires tend to happen when they’re least expected. You may find yourself rushing to work only to walk outside and see that your tire is flat. This will leave you frustrated and annoyed. When this happens, you’ll need to get the problem settled as quickly as possible. Below, you’ll find tips for rectifying the problem right away.

Look For A Spare

First and foremost, you should look in your trunk for a spare. Look under the lining and see whether or not your car has a spare. Most vehicles do, but there is a possibility that it has already been used. Usually, you will also be able to find a jack and wrench in the same area. You’ll need these items to jack up the vehicle, remove and replace the tire.

If you have all of the necessary items, you can use the spare, until you’ve gotten the tired replaced.

No Spare

If you do not have a spare tire, you’ll need to find another option. You can call a towing company and allow them to haul your vehicle to the garage. Alternatively, you may want to consider jacking up the vehicle and taking the tire off. Once it has been removed, you’ll be able take it to the shop for a replacement. The garage will replace the tire and you can install it on your vehicle after you’ve returned.