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How much does Spare Tire Installation cost?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to. Our mechanics are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2006 Ferrari F430 $70 $0.00 $70.00 34% $107.50
2010 Nissan Sentra $70 $0.00 $70.00 34% $107.50
2007 Chevrolet Uplander $70 $0.00 $70.00 34% $107.50
2014 Land Rover Range Rover Sport $70 $0.00 $70.00 34% $107.50
2010 Cadillac SRX $70 $0.00 $70.00 34% $107.50
2006 Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG $70 $0.00 $70.00 34% $107.50
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Spare Tire Installation Service

What is installing a spare tire all about?

A customer surprised by a flat tire may want a mechanic to come out and replace the damaged tire with the spare tire.

Keep in mind:

Spare tires in many vehicles are intended only to be used as a temporary solution until a new tire (or set of tires) can be purchased.

How it's done:

  • Remove the tire and install spare tire.
  • Check and adjust the air pressure in all tires and adjust as needed.

Our recommendation:

Spare tires are a great solution when you find yourself with a flat tire, so you should always keep a spare tire in your vehicle. If you don’t feel comfortable putting the spare tire on, you should call a mechanic to do it for you.

What are the common symptoms indicating you need to install a spare tire?

  • Tire is flat
  • Wheel or tire has damage

How important is this service?

Cars need four tires to operate. Most vehicles come equipped with a spare tire in the trunk, just in case one of your regular tires blows or goes flat. In the event that a tire loses its pressure, you can use the spare tire as an interim tire until you get it replaced. Spare tires may be compact or donut spare tires which are smaller than regular tires, and for safety concerns shouldn’t be driven for long periods of time, but they allow you to get your car mobile again after a flat tire. A full-size spare can also be installed which can be used indefinitely until you can have your flat tire repaired or replaced, as long as the spare tire has tread remaining. Spare tires are not meant for use above 55 mph, so you should not drive your vehicle at highway speeds while it’s equipped with a spare tire, either compact or full-size.

If your vehicle is equipped with wheel locks, a mechanic will need the wheel lock key to remove the flat tire and install your spare tire. Keep your wheel lock key readily accessible in your vehicle in the event of a flat tire.

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YourMechanic Spare Tire Installation Service

Average Rating

4.6/5

Number of Reviews

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Rodrigo

10 years of experience
66 reviews
Rodrigo
10 years of experience
Rodrigo went out of his way to make sure my job was done right and I could make my doctor's appointment on time.
1998 CADILLAC DEVILLE - SPARE TIRE INSTALLATION - HENDERSON, NEVADA

Patrick

12 years of experience
251 reviews
Patrick
12 years of experience
Nicest guy ever. He was professional, courteous, and quick. I intend to use this service in the future and request Patrick.
1997 DODGE DAKOTA - SPARE TIRE INSTALLATION - RICHMOND, VIRGINIA

Brian

15 years of experience
63 reviews
Brian
15 years of experience
Very professional and explained everything in detail including showing me how to make a follow up appointment with the app.
2004 ISUZU ASCENDER - SPARE TIRE INSTALLATION - LOGANVILLE, GEORGIA

Justin

17 years of experience
41 reviews
Justin
17 years of experience
I would trust Justin with any car I have. I have never experienced mechanic service like this in my life do not pass it up
2008 CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2500 HD - SPARE TIRE INSTALLATION - GILBERT, ARIZONA

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