Getting Ready to Temporarily Repair the Flat Tire

The kit should not be used in the following situations.

The kit should not be used in the following situations.

Instead, contact a dealer or a roadside assistant to have the vehicle towed.

• The tire sealant has expired.
• More than two tires are punctured.
• The puncture or cut is larger than 3/16 inch (4mm).
• The tire side wall is damaged or the puncture is outside the contact area.

• Damage has been caused by driving with the tire

• Damage has been caused by driving with the tire extremely under inflated.
• The tire bead is no longer seated.
• The rim is damaged.

Do not remove a nail or screw that punctured the tire. If you remove it from the tire, you may not be able to repair the puncture using the kit.

NOTICE

Do not use a puncture-repairing agent other than the one provided in the kit that came with your vehicle. If a different agent is used, you may permanently damage the tire pressure sensor.

1. Pull the handle on the trunk floor lid and

1. Pull the handle on the trunk floor lid and open the lid.
2. Hook the handle to the edge of the trunk opening.

3. Take the kit out of the case.

3. Take the kit out of the case.
4. Place the kit face up, on flat ground near the flat tire, and away from traffic. Do not place the kit on its side.

When making a temporary repair, carefully read the instruction manual provided with the kit.

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