Seat Leon >> Wheel covers*

The wheel covers must be removed for access to the wheel bolts

Removing
– Remove the wheel cover using the wire hook.
– Hook this into one of the cut-outs of the wheel cover.

Fitting
– Fit the wheel cover onto the wheel rim by pressing it firmly. Put pressure initially on the point of the cut out for the valve. Then press the wheel cover onto the steel rim so that it engages all round.

    Wheel trims
    The wheel trims must be removed to gain access to the wheel bolts. Fig. 154 Changing a wheel: Removing the wheel trim Removing – Insert the extraction hook from the tools into the designated ...

    Loosening the wheel bolts
    The wheel bolts must be loosened before raising the vehicle. Fig. 155 Changing the wheel: Loosening the wheel bolts Loosening – Fit the box spanner as far as it will go over the wheel bolt. ...

    See also:

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