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Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Orange County, CA
Vehicle: 2008 SLK 55
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Last time I had my tires changed at Discount Tire, technician states it is routine to change the O-rings of the TPMS (valve stem mounted), otherwise they will not guarantee against air leaks from the tire installation. IIRC the valve-steim mounted TPMS became standard on model year 2008 US vehicles.
Earlier models uses software as TPMS, based on rotational forces of the wheels (tire+rim).
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