How quickly could you change a tire?
Changing a tire can be tricky if you don't know what you're doing. Get your tire iron and jack and see if you’re ready for roadside change-ups.
True or False? A basic tire changing kit includes a jack, a lug wrench and a spare tire.
True or False? There are two main varieties of car jacks.
True or False? A bottle jack is the most common type of car jack.
Which of the following statements is true?
- A scissor jack is the most common type and uses a mechanical scissor mechanism to lift the car.
- A bottle jack is more powerful but less compact and uses hydraulic fluid to lift the car.
- both of the above
True or False? A lug wrench is essentially a large hammer.
True or False? A full-size spare tire is safer to use than a temporary spare tire.
True or False? Wheel bolts are much easier to deal with than wheel studs.
True or False? Most American cars use wheel bolts rather than wheel studs.
True or False? Knowing how to change a tire can save you time and money.
True or False? When driving on a donut spare tire, driving speed is typically limited to less than 40 miles per hour.