Kia Optima: Removing the Spare Tire - If You Have a Flat Tire - In Case Of An Emergency - Kia Optima MS/Magentis 2000-2005 Owners ManualKia Optima: Removing the Spare Tire

Turn the tire hold-down wing bolt counterclockwise. Store the tire in the reverse

Turn the tire hold-down wing bolt counterclockwise. Store the tire in the reverse order of removal.

To prevent the jack, jack handle, and tool bag from rattling while the vehicle is in motion, store them properly.

Important Use of Compact Spare Tire

Your vehicle is equipped with a compact spare tire. This compact spare tire takes up less space than a regular-size tire. This tire is smaller than a conventional tire and is designed for temporary use only.

CAUTION CAUTION

CAUTION CAUTION

This spare tire should be used only for VERY short distances. Compact spares should NEVER be used for long drives or extended distances.

The compact spare (if equipped) should be inflated to 60 psi (415 kPa).

✻ NOTICE

Check the inflation pressure after installing the spare tire. Adjust it to the specified pressure, as necessary.

When using a compact spare tire, observe the following precautions:

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