Toyota Prius Owners Manual
To equalize tire wear and help extendtire life, Toyota recommendsthat you rotate your tires accordingto the maintenance schedule.(For scheduled maintenance information,please refer to the “ScheduledMaintenance Guide” or “Owner’sManual Supplement”.)However, the most appropriate timingfor tire rotation may vary accordingto your driving habits androad surface conditions.
The wheel assemblies must be rotatedas illustrated above.
When rotating tires, check for unevenwear and damage. Abnormal wear isusually caused by incorrect tire inflationpressure, improper wheel alignment,out−of−balance wheels, or severebraking.
Do not include a compact sparetire when rotating the tires. It isdesigned for temporary use only.