Kia Sephia/Shuma/Spectra

since 1995 of release

Repair and car operation

KIA of Sefia / Noise/range
+ 2. Engine
+ 3. Greasing system
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Power supply system and release
+ 6. Fuel system
+ 7. Ignition system
+ 8. Coupling
+ 9. Mechanical transmission
+ 10. Automatic transmission
+ 11. Axes and power shafts
+ 12. Steering
- 13. Wheels and tires
   13.1. Specifications
   13.2. Recommendations about replacement of tires
   13.3. Check of pressure of air and condition of tires
   13.4. Palpation of wheels
   13.5. Shift of wheels
   13.6. Balancing of wheels
+ 14. Brake system
+ 15. Suspension bracket
+ 16. Body
+ 17. Central air
+ 18. Electric equipment


13. Wheels and tires


Wheels and tires support car weight, will amortize insignificant blows from a carriageway and transfer the efforts arising at accelerations, braking and movement on turns.

Traffic safety is provided with reliable landing of the tire to a rim and good coupling of the tire with a paving.
Optimum performance data of tires are reached only in case of installation on all wheels of the car of tires of one design.

Do not use a wheel or the tire except the recommended types.

Aluminum rims are easily scratched, therefore at their sink it is necessary to use only a soft fabric, but by no means – rigid brushes. Do not allow boiling water to contact to wheels.

If on aluminum rims alkaline solutions (road salt) got, it is necessary to wash out as soon as possible them pure water that will exclude their damage.

Whenever possible it is necessary to avoid contact of tires to oils, greasings and fuel.

Before removal of wheels it is necessary to make the corresponding marks on them at return installation it was possible to keep the former direction of rotation of tires.