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Old 09-23-2013, 08:01 AM   #1
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Default TPMS problem

I have winter tires mounted on Ford Mustang 18" 5-spoke wheels. Before I removed them last spring, the TPMS light came on. All pressures were OK. When I mounted my summer wheels, the light went out.

As it is almost time to put the winters back on, I have been thinking about how to locate the wheel giving out the signal. If I just roll each wheel out one by one and lay them next to the car as its running, will the tell tale sensor show up?

I know I can just mount them and go to the shop, but I am curious.

Thanks for any suggestions.
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Old 09-23-2013, 08:45 AM   #2
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I'm assuming that both your summer and winter wheels have the sensors in them. Personally, I don't give a ratz azz about the TPMS system and I'd ignore it. But you should be able to have the offending sensor identified with the sensor training tool.
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Hi,

Every time you change your wheels you need to sync your TPMS.
You will need that tool, They also have a video how to do it:

http://www.americanmuscle.com/tpms-tool.html

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