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Enter ATEQ Social Media Contest For Chance to Win TPMS Tool

To celebrate National Car Care Month, ATEQ TPMS Tools LC is awarding a TPMS tool or accessory each week throughout April 2018. The social media contest runs during April 2018.


TPMS Interference

This may apply to all vehicles equipped with TPMS, but Hyundai reminds us that electromagnetic interference (EMI) can mess with the tire pressure monitoring system. The TPMS malfunction indicator lamp may be illuminated if the vehicle is moving around electric power supply cables or radio transmitters at police stations, government and public offices, broadcasting stations, military installations, airports, transmitting towers, etc.


TPMS Diagnosis and Service Tips from Parts & Equipment Manufacturers

Likely the leading cause of system failures lies with the condition of the sensor batteries. Sensor batteries are expected to last around six to 10 years, with newer sensors lasting longer due to battery improvements.


Continental Conducts TPMS Training Program for Automotive Parts Headquarters

Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket conducted a successful tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) training program for a group of store owners and managers from Automotive Parts Headquarters (APH), a key Continental and TPMS program retail partner.


New Programming Tool From AirTech Is Designed to Lower TPMS Costs

AirTech TPMS Inc.'s new AT200 professional tool with OBDII is designed to offer shop quality form and functions at a fraction of the cost of traditional professional tools.


ATEQ Offers TPMS Help With How-To Video

ATEQ TPMS Tools LC has released a new training video on how to perform a stationary tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) relearn procedure on a 2011 Ford Fusion.  


Bartec Loans TPMS Tools to Hurricane Irma Victims

Bartec USA has expanded its tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) loaner tool program to help those affected by Hurricane Irma in Florida.  


Bartec USA Offers Loaner TPMS Tools

Bartec USA has created a tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) loaner tool program for their customers affected by Hurricane Harvey.


Dealing with TPMS Problems: Tips to Avoid Issues and Diagnose Glitches

Rather than covering programming and relearn procedures, a subject that has been addressed in select previous issues, this article focuses on common (and uncommon) concerns that a technician may encounter, along with tips to avoid mistakes. Here, we’ve enlisted the expert advice from some of the leading tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) sensor and tool makers.


Continental Enforces TPMS Patents

Continental Automotive Systems Inc., Hamaton Automotive Technology Co. Ltd. and JohnDow Industries Inc. have agreed to settle patent infringement claims alleged by Continental on May 6, 2016, in U.S. District Court.

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