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Tire pressure light remains on.

Tire pressures all ok. 1 week ago changed to winter tires with rims.

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The problem here was most likely the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) was not equipped on your winter tires' rims. The TPMS module is strapped to the rim of each tire and when the pressure gets down too low (flat, slow leak, etc) it goes off. Usually costs about $35 to get reset if you ever get a flat and need to replace a tire. Dealership would probably do it for free.

So, to correct the issue, the dealership swapped the modules onto the winter rims and reset them. bingo bango, problem solved. Don't forget to tell them to move the modules back over when you put your summer rims back on!

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We took it back to the dealer. They made the necessary adjustments needed after the winter tires +rims were put on.

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