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Do You Need TPMS Sensors?

Do You Need TPMS Sensors?


…equipped with a Tire Pressure Monitoring System. A majority of the vehicles come with a battery powered sensor attached to the wheel on the opposite side of the valve stem. Now that the law has been in effect for five years, we're starting to see some of the systems in need of replacement. Most customers…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems Servicing


…identify which rubber tire valve stem shown below is attached to the tire pressure monitoring sensor? (Roll your mouse across the pictures to find out if you were right.) Only the rubber TPMS valve's resistance to gentle bending confirms its design. The presence of aluminum valve stems (shown below left…

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Tire Tech Information - Match Mounting to Enhance Tire & Wheel Uniformity


…mounting the tire so the colored dot is at the valve stem is no longer required practice. We have found that the only way to accurately match mount replacement tires on used original or new aftermarket wheels is to use Hunter tire balancers which have the ability to measure wheel runout and tire force variations…

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Frequently Asked Questions About Tire Pressure Sensors

Frequently Asked Questions About Tire Pressure Sensors


…system (or indirect system) to keep watch for a deflating tire, most use a battery powered sensor (based in the base of the valve stem assembly) to give the most accurate read of your tire pressure. When replacing tires or wheels and tires as a complete package, the presence of these remote sensors…

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Tire Tech Information - Tips on Mounting Run-Flat Tires


…standard brass valve core used in an aluminum tire pressure sensor valve stem will experience galvanic corrosion and the brass valve core will eventually seize in the valve's aluminum barrel. Only special nickel-plated valve cores should be used in aluminum tire pressure sensor valve stems. More

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Tire Tech Information - Plus Size Wheels and Tires


…Servicing Tire Registration Tire Replacement Tire Rolling Resistance Part 1: Understanding Corporate Average Fuel Economy Tire Rolling Resistance Part 2: Defining Rolling Resistance Tire Rolling Resistance Part 3: Changes to Expect When Switching from Worn-Out to New Tires Tire Rotation Instructions Tire Safety…

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Tire Tech Information - Care and Feeding of the Pirelli P Zero Corsa


…use metal rather than rubber valve stems in the wheel, these being more resistant to high temperature. More Tire Tech Information Related Links: Air Pressure for Competition Tires Competition Tire Heat Cycling Service Getting More Out of Competition Tires Shaving Tires for Autocross / Track Use / Competition…

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Wheel Tech - Wheel Cover Installation Instructions


…our customer service department toll free at 888-981-3953. We will replace it free of charge. 2. The ring indent must be lined up with the valve stem stamp diagram that is located on the backside of the wheel cover. The valve stem on your wheel will fit inside this indent. See Figure 1. 3. Check each…

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15" Tires for Your MINI Cooper Hardtop with 175/65-15 Original Equipment

15" Tires for Your MINI Cooper Hardtop with 175/65-15 Original Equipment


…normal maintenance including replacing your worn O.E. 175/65-15 tires. So if it's time to replace the tires on your MINI Cooper Hardtop consider the following options. Every driver has specific traits he or she wants to focus on, but most Cooper Hardtop drivers want a tire that maintains the peppiness…

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