Buick LaCrosse: Removing the Spare Tire and 
Tools - Tire Changing - Wheels and Tires - Vehicle Care - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Removing the Spare Tire and Tools

The equipment you need is located in the trunk.

1. Open the trunk.

2. Remove the spare tire cover.

3. Turn the retainer nut

3. Turn the retainer nut counterclockwise and remove the spare tire.

4. Place the spare tire next to the tire being changed.

A. Screwdriver

A. Screwdriver
B. Tow Hook (If Equipped)
C. Jack
D. Wrench (In Bag)
E. Trim Removal (If Equipped)
F. Fastener (If Equipped)

The jack and tools are stored below the spare tire.

Place the tools next to the tire being changed.

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