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Old 27.04.2019, 12:54
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Re: TPMS sensors

Hello,

What kind of car and what year is it? Only asking as older cars actually have pressure sensors usually in the valve stems. Newer cars use the wheel speed sensors to calculate the drop in pressure as they turn slightly slower with a little drop in pressure when driving. When we top up the pressure in cars, gotta do a TPMS adaptation reset. This is either a button somewhere on the dashboard/middle console or in the onboard computer.

Anyway, as far as legality, it's really just a convenience feature of the car. Some cars allow to disable the warning altogether if the warning beeping/reminder is nirfig. Too many car variants to know which option are for what car. That's what you cars' manual and google is for, not to mention these forums too.
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