TPMS

In order to properly service a tire pressure monitoring system, you must first understand the functionality of the system’s wireless signal. Unfortunately, there is...Read More

The first step in any TPMS diagnostic strategy is to figure out whether or not your customer’s vehicle actually has a TPMS problem. Why?...Read More
TPMS-Transmitter

As TPMS is becoming more common on vehicles, more misinformation is starting to develop as consumers and shops try to understand the systems. One...Read More
Bluetooth-TPMS

Seven years into the great experiment that is mandated TPMS, the data on underinflated tires is pretty clear. An estimated 414 fatalities, 10,275 non-fatal injuries,...Read More

Custom wheels can deliver some profitable business, but how can you best deal with TPMS sensors and legal requirements? According to NHTSA, it is...Read More
TPMS-Dash-Slider

Indirect Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS) are the systems that do not have air pressure sensors inside the tires. Rather, they detect a low...Read More

With profit margins on retail tires continuing to fall, many dealers have been casting about for ways to make up that loss. Last month,...Read More

Let's all face it, nobody gets into the tire business for the cheering crowds or the recognition and deep respect of our fellow man....Read More

Most vehicles require some type of "stationary" relearn procedure to reset the TPMS system. This requires a TPMS tool to activate each of the...Read More

49 USC 30122(b). That's the “Make Inoperative” provision of the Motor Vehicle Safety Act. It states that, "A manufacturer, distributor, dealer, or motor vehicle...Read More