How to Change a Flat Tire
Getting a flat tire is a common occurrence which happens to nearly every driver at least once. It is a major inconvenience, especially if you are out on the road far away from home. At Custom Complete Automotive, our tire shop professionals can give you the information you need to change your own tire and assist you if you have any problems at any of our locations in Columbia, Jefferson City, and St. Louis, Missouri.
What Supplies Do I Need?
The best thing you can do to prepare yourself for a flat tire is to purchase the proper supplies for changing a tire. Although you may have AAA services or a nearby tire shop, being able to change a tire on your own is advisable.
The supplies you will need include:
Your Vehicle’s Owner’s Manual
An Inflated Spare Tire
A Lug Wrench
Chocking Material, Such as a Small Piece of Wood or a Brick