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Swap your own winter & summer tires like a pro | Save $ | Not just for Tesla Model Y

Updated: Nov 17, 2023

Are you a Tesla owner looking to swap winter tires for summer ones? Our Tesla enthusiast has a great DIY guide for you. Not just for Teslas, this method applies to many vehicle makes and models.

Key Points:

  • Safety First: If unsure, professional help is advised to prevent damage.

  • Tools You'll Need: Includes a floor jack, drill with adapters, special pucks for lifting the Tesla, and more.

  • Step-by-Step Guide:

    • Step 1: Loosen lug nuts and prepare the car with special pucks and wheel chocks.

    • Step 2: Lift the car using a floor jack at correct points.

    • Step 3: Remove winter tire, replace with summer tire with care.

    • Step 4: Tighten lug nuts using a strategic pattern, then lower the car and use a torque wrench.

    • Step 5: Update Tesla settings for the new tires and take a short drive.

With this guide, swapping tires is straightforward. Remember to check tire pressure and stay organized. For a more detailed walkthrough, don't forget to watch our corresponding YouTube video. Like, subscribe, and stay tuned for more tips!



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