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Old 12-27-2012, 08:43 AM
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So I'm about to pull the trigger on a wheel/tire package at rimzoneonline and there is a blurb saying some 2006 but all 2007 vehicles need TPMS valves but they install them for free or whatever. I've never seen them before and I've removed my wheels plenty of times and have never had to disconnect anything. Does my truck have them? it's a 2007.
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Do you have rigid metal valve stems or rubber ones? If you have metal, you have the sensors and if you have rubber, you most likely don't (no guarantee thought because newer sensors use rubber stems). If you're still unsure, deflate a tire to around 25 p.s.i. and look for a low tire indication in your instrument cluster.
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I'm pretty sure they are rubber. But I would have to disconnect something when I removed the tires right?
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No, the sensors send their signal via radio frequency.
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Of for real? haha okay. Well I'll deflate and see if the light comes on. They are $62 from that site. I'm sure it'd be more to have to have someone put them in after the fact.

edit: $62 each, screw that. I'd rather look at the light on my dash.
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so apparently my wheels didn't have the sensor because I don't have a light on my dash. and it has the rubber valve.
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I have no such sensor on my 2007. It's a bunch of Hokus pokus. Those sensors go off even when the tire pressure is fine, or the sensor goes bad or what ever. Glad I don't have them wish the rest of my vehicles did not have them. Over priced garbage.
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What package are you looking at on rimzoneonline?
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What package are you looking at on rimzoneonline?
I already got them... I'm pretty sure u commented on the pics. I started this thread before I bought them
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