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How do you perform the TPMS relearn procedure for Honda?

My daughter has a 2009 Honda Fit Sport with a TPMS system. The TPMS light is lit on her dash. What I want to know is: How do you perform the relearn procedure? Will a TPMS fault show up through OBDII ...
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TPMS Replacement

I am replacing rim and tires (26,000 miles on tires) on my 2016 Ford F150. About 3 months ago my right rear was showing 22 lbs and I reset the TPMS and it was showing 35 but when hot it is showing 39 ...
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Tire sensor dangling from rear of car

We have a 2014 Mini Cooper Countryman S All4 and I noticed some kind of sensor dangling down near the rear of the car: Sensor is blue-circled part Something that looks like a "holder clip" is orange-...
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Is TPMS replacement required when flat is repaired?

went in for flat repair, they replaced TPMS valve, told me required by law, I'm calling BS whats the real deal? thanks
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Nissan Altima 2011 TPMS light on

I have one Altima 2011 S Sedan with 48000 miles. Yesterday, I went to one Mavis tire shop to replace 4 new tires. After I drove back home, I found that the valve cap of the left front tire (driver's ...
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How often do TPMS sensors report?

How often do Tire Pressure Managemnt System (TPMS) sensors report? Is it a standard value? If not, what's the general range? Also, each sensor has its own ID, correct? Not one ID per vehicle?
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tires with TPMS. Why do they behave like this?

Upon mounting snow wheels (meaning tires + rims + aftermarket TPMS valves) to my 2015 Suzuki Vitara, I have had to drive at above city speed levels for some 10-15 minutes in order for the TPM ECU to ...
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Radio static with wheels at certain position

I have a 2002 TJ wrangler and the FM radio has a severe static problem. When the vehicle is in motion, there is a pulsing static that increases in frequency the faster I'm going, as if it is the ...
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Did Mechanics break my TPMS?

Preface, I have a 2009 Honda Fit Sport, bought used last year from a reputable dealer. I'm clueless about car things, and had the same mechanic for 15 years. But he recently disappeared, so i had to ...
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Reset TPM system on 2005 Toyota Corolla

Recently, my daughter told me the tire pressure monitor (TPM) light had come on in our 2005 Toyota Corolla (USA model). We checked the tires and found that one was indeed a bit low, and we brought it ...
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TPMS sensor on tires for 2010 Nissan Altima

I've got a 2010 Nissan Altima and I'm trying to figure out if the TPMS gasket is part of the tire itself or not. Story: got front tires replaced at Midas. The one that needed replacing was leaking ...
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Is it normal both TPMS sensors fail just after changing tires?

I had the rear pair of tires of my 2006 Toyota Prius changed recently. Both were already bald and one was also leaky. The Tire Pressure Measure Sensors were pointing correctly that the leaky tire ...
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Tyre Pressure monitoring system

How does TPMS work in real time, both the direct and indirect versions. A diagram of the device should help.
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TPMS Rebuild Kit - Do I need it for a normal tire change if I don't have TPMS problems?

I'm shopping around for new tires, and at least one vendor is adding a "TPMS Rebuild Kit" to the cart by default. For a set of 4 tires, this adds $30 to the out-the-door cost. However, the item can be ...
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Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) valve broken

The tire inflating valve was broken in the middle, Do I have to replace the whole TPMS part or just have to replace the valve, since I do not think my tire pressure sensor has problem. My car is a ...
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Intermittent TPMS Light

My TPMS light (not the tire icon, the textual light) has come on as of late, then turned off for a couple of days, then on, and now off again. The tire pressure in all four tires is OK. As I ...
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What components make the Honda tire pressure system work?

I had to have a tire repaired today on a new 2013 Honda Accord. When the tire was repaired for a puncture, I saw nothing that looked to me like a tire pressure monitoring system inside the wheel or on ...
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Tire pressure warning when pressure is ok

The low tire pressure warning light has recently come (and stayed) on in my 2009 Jeep Wrangler. The pressure in all 5 tires (spare also) is at the proper level. Any suggestions as to what the problem ...