Opel Corsa Manuals

Opel Corsa: Wheels and tyres / Wheel changing

Make the following preparations and observe the following information:

  • Park the vehicle on a level, firm and non-skid surface. The front wheels must be in the straightahead position.
  • If necessary, place a chock under the wheel diagonally opposite the wheel to be changed.
  • Apply the parking brake and engage first gear, reverse gear or P.
  • If the ground on which the vehicle is standing is soft, a solid board (max. 1 cm thick) should be placed under the jack.
  • Take heavy objects out of the vehicle before jacking up.
  • No people or animals may be in the vehicle when it is jacked-up.
  • Never crawl under a jacked-up vehicle.
  • Do not start the vehicle when it is raised on the jack.
  • Before screwing in the wheel bolts, clean them.

Warning

Do not grease wheel bolts.

Tyre repair kit

Minor damage to the tyre tread can be repaired with the tyre repair kit. Do not remove foreign bodies from the tyres. Tyre damage exceeding 4 mm or that is at tyre's sidewall cannot be repaired with the tyre repair kit...

Tightening torques

Caution If the vehicle is equipped with alloy wheels, tighten the wheel bolts manually at least for the first five turns. There are two different types of wheels with two different bolts and tightening torques...

Other information:

Opel Corsa 2020-2023 Owners Manual: Operation conditions


The following conditions must be fulfilled for proper operation: all vehicles are moving in the same direction and in adjacent lanes depending on the configuration of the vehicle, the speed of your vehicle is between 12 or 33 and 140 km/h passing a vehicle with a speed difference of less than 10 km/h another vehicle is passing with a speed difference of less than 25 km/h the..

Opel Corsa 2020-2023 Owners Manual: Tread depth


Check tread depth at regular intervals. Tyres should be replaced for safety reasons at a tread depth of 2-3 mm (4 mm for winter tyres). For safety reasons, it is recommended that the tread depth of the tyres on one axle should not vary by more than 2 mm. The legally permissible minimum tread depth (1.6 mm) has been reached when the tread has worn down as far as one of the tread wear indi..

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