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Chrysler was one of the first manufacturers to use a TPMS relearn procedure that does not require a tool or special process. Easy? Well, the longer you work on cars, you know it’s usually more complicated than what the manufacturer says.
While the ad slogan for the 2011 Chrysler 200 was “Imported from Detroit” most technicians knew when they looked up at the undercarriage it was the old JS platform that Chrysler shared with Mitsubishi.
There are standard relearn procedures for TPMS systems but they can vary by make and manufacturer. To help, here’s a roundup of TPMS advice and procedures for domestic vehicles – specifically Chrysler, GM and Ford passenger vehicles.
Bridgestone Americas, has created a new concept tire, which debuted on the new Chrysler Portal concept.
Bridgestone Corp. received a Qualitas Foundational Principles Award from FCA US (Fiat Chrysler). The award is given by FCA to suppliers that display a commitment to Chrysler’s foundational principles on integrity, proactive collaboration and continuous improvement, the automaker said. The FCA US Qualitas award recipients were determined using an evaluation of each company’s performance in
Kumho Tire Co. will supply original equipment tires for the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica, available now in the U.S. and Canada. The minivan will be fitted with the Kumho Solus TA31, an all-season premium touring tire. The tire features a tread block and pattern that reduces road noise and the reinforced block also offers great handling
Bridgestone Americas’ Turanza tires will shoe select models of the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica. The Bridgestone Turanza EL440 is designed for minivan drivers who want a smooth, sedan-like driving experience, the tiremaker said. The tire will come standard on the Limited model and optional on the Touring-L Plus model of the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica in size
Pirelli Tire North America has been selected as an original equipment supplier for two new Fiat Chrysler Automobile vehicles. The tiremaker was selected to shoe the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango. “Pirelli developed these new fitments locally and we think they are the perfect fit for an iconic American make like the Jeep Grand Cherokee,” said
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations has opened a new Tire Wholesale Warehouse (TWW) location in Twinsburg, Ohio. The tiremaker told Tire Review the location opened August 2015 at the Cornerstone Business Park. The park was the former site of the Chrysler Stamping Plant and is currently being renovated into a 165-acre industrial park. TWW is leasing
Chrysler Group is recalling certain model year 2014 Chrysler Town and Country and Dodge Grand Caravan vehicles manufactured March 20, 2014, to April 22, 2014, and 2014 Jeep Wrangler vehicles manufactured March 21, 2014, to April 22, 2014. The 10,390 potentially affected vehicles have faulty TPMS that, due to a software error, may fail to