GM Truck Club
THE PREMIER CHEVY TRUCK & SUV FORUM
Founded in 2004 ~ We're the #1 Chevy Truck & SUV Forum.
Silverado & Sierra | Tahoe & Yukon | Suburban & Yukon XL | SUV & CROSSOVER
Results 1 to 8 of 8

Threaded View

  1. #1
    Newbie
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Gravenhurst, Ontario, Canada
    Posts
    6

    Default Spare Tire Removal

    Can't get my spare tire to drop down. My truck's a 2004 Sierra HD2500. The cable will lower all the way to the ground but the tire only drops about 3". I've tried cranking it back up until it clicks a couple of times to no avail. I lower it and it sticks about 3" down. Part of the shaft that slides on the wire is stick in the housing. Dealer says to reef on it and it will come down..wrong- pulling down, using 2X4 as a lever wouldn't budge it. It's a good thing its not an emergency. I just want to clean the spare and undercoat under the bed. Whats the secret guys.
    Thanks Gregg.
    Last edited by gregg; 07-15-2009 at 02:35 PM.

Similar Threads

  1. spare tire
    By drwdominance in forum Wheels & Tires
    Replies: 7
    Last: 06-10-2010, 07:28 PM
  2. Spare Tire Question
    By frankiev in forum Wheels & Tires
    Replies: 2
    Last: 03-24-2010, 06:07 PM
  3. 07 NBS spare tire rim
    By tmcroc24 in forum Wheels & Tires
    Replies: 0
    Last: 11-11-2009, 10:23 AM
  4. Spare Tire
    By 04SilverChevy in forum General Chevy & GM Tech Questions
    Replies: 17
    Last: 07-07-2009, 07:24 PM
  5. Access Spare tire?
    By bartmk in forum Chevy Silverado Forum (GMC Sierra)
    Replies: 12
    Last: 06-22-2009, 10:50 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •