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 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.
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 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 USA has expanded its tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) loaner tool program to help those affected by Hurricane Irma in Florida.
Bartec USA has created a tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) loaner tool program for their customers affected by Hurricane Harvey.
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 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.
Standard Motor Products Inc. (SMP) has added of 242 new part numbers to its Standard and Intermotor lines. The release spans 51 product categories and expands coverage through the 2016 model year by more than 123 million additional vehicles in operation.
This bulletin applies to a loss of TPMS tire registration with the ECU on 2007-2009 Toyota Tundra SR5 vehicles (as well as Avalon, Camry, RAV4, Sienna).