Tire Pressure Warning Light (TPMS)


A tire-pressure monitoring system (TPMS) is an electronic system designed to monitor the air pressure inside the pneumatic tires on various types of vehicles. TPMS report real-time tire-pressure information to the driver of the vehicle, either via a gauge, a pictogram display, or a simple low-pressure warning light.

Possible causes

The most common problem that may trigger the "Tire Pressure Warning Light" is incorrect tire pressure. Locate your vehicles "Tire Placard" (Usually attached to the driver front door) and set the tires to the vehicles specifications. After the tire pressure is set, you need to drive your vehicle for about 5-10 minutes and over 20 mph.
Vehicle Tire Placard
If the problem persist. the Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) needs to be inspected with an special scanner to read the codes. The code will obtained with the scanner will help you diagnose TPMS problem.

Related Information

Common Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) and Anti-Lock/Anti-Skid Brake System (ABS) Codes

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    Right Front Wheel Speed Sensor
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  • C1143 NISSAN 43,587 Views
    Steering Angle Sensor Circuit
  • C0210 TOYOTA 42,192 Views
    Right Rear Wheel Speed Sensor Signal Malfunction
  • C0200 TOYOTA 42,105 Views
    Right Front Wheel Speed Sensor Signal Malfunction
  • C0045 CHEVROLET 41,391 Views
    Left Rear Wheel Speed Sensor
  • C0215 TOYOTA 40,132 Views
    Left Rear Wheel Speed Sensor Signal Malfunction
  • C1233 FORD 38,008 Views
    Left Front Wheel Speed Sensor Input Signal Missing
  • C0205 TOYOTA 37,712 Views
    Left Front Wheel Speed Sensor Signal Malfunction
  • C0278 TOYOTA 37,171 Views
    Open or Short Circuit in ABS Solenoid Relay Circuit
  • C0050 CHEVROLET 36,371 Views
    Right Rear Wheel Speed Sensor
  • C0055 CHEVROLET 35,524 Views
    Rear Wheel Speed Sensor Circuit
  • C1201 34,451 Views
    Engine Control System Malfunction
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    PRNDL Switch Circuit Failure
  • C1249 TOYOTA 33,124 Views
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  • C0237 CHEVROLET 30,817 Views
    Erratic Rear Speed Signal
  • C1234 30,522 Views
    Right Front Wheel Speed Sensor Input Signal Missing
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