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Low tire pressure warning light

Can the system be readjusted to allow lower pressures without warning lights coming on?

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  • Laddie1813 Jun 10, 2008

    Can you tell me what fuse, as the manual does not specify which one? The sensor you refer to, are you talking about the ones that are attached to each rim or under the hood and where would it be located? I need to disconnect this system as the roads we drive on here in Central America are a bit rough, to put it mildly. If you inflate tires to recommended psi you shake the truck apart.

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You do this by removing the low pressures fuse from the main fuse box or you need to disconnect the sensor ......to bypass the computer.............

Posted on Jun 10, 2008

  • Anand Kumar
    Anand Kumar Jun 11, 2008

    you need to contact the dealer and ask them to do this for you ............

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