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The Pros and Cons of Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems

With Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS) here to stay, it makes sense to investigate some of the advantages and disadvantages of today’s TPMS hardware. Knowing some of the disadvantages especially can help both professionals and car owners maintain a strategic distance from some pitfalls of this expensive technology.


Advantages:  There is quite one real advantage to TPMS hardware.


It can save your life and your tires. TPMS is designed to caution you are employing a dashboard light when any of your tires has fallen underneath 25% of the carmaker’s rated pressure. It will tell …

Get The Most Of Your Tire Pressure Sensors

If you think there is no reason enough to get a tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS), you can do the following: calculate the costs of frequent tire pressure checkups. You will realize straightaway how cost-effective TPMS are. Multiplying 15 minutes per tractor-trailer by the fleet size, and the number will make it clear that owning a TPMS pays off. In addition, it will help you save time and money by preventing roadside tire failures. However, in order to realize the numbers, it is necessary for you to ensure the TPMS is installed in the …