DS TT Rear wheel exchange

DS TT Rear wheel exchange


How to change a rear wheel of a DS An instruction film of DS-TT The tools to be used Start the car and put it into the highest position Apply the parking brake Remove the 19 mm bolt with the crank Open the rear door Put a cloth on the bumper Lift the back or the rear wing Pull it from its supports Take care: Is the body of the car in good condition? If you are not sure you better use a garage jack Put the jack support on its position start with an angle of 45 degrees with this oddly shaped instrument you can easily take off the hub cap insert the hook into the hole and use it as a lever against the rim and insert the pin in the corresponding hole now we are going to loose the nuts but leave them position and now put the lever of the height correction in the lowest position The car will go down now and miraculously lift the wheels at the high side now remove the nuts and take of the wheel do not forget to put one bolt in the top position Insert the pipe into the central hole of the wheel and insert the pipe in the centre of the wheel hub with one hole in top position transfer the wheel into its position put the nuts on by hand wait to tighten the nuts until the car rests on it again start the engine, put the lever in its top position and wait until the car is in its highest position again take of the jack and now tighten the nuts, stepping one over one applying equal force to all nuts put the cap into position and give some firm blows by hand to fix it Check the rubber parts to be evenly compressed between rim and cap Now take the cloth again and gently put the wing back into position, starting with the rear end up put the bolt in by hand and fix it with the crank Job done! Your DS can hit the road safely again

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