If Volkswagen low tire pressure warning light is on, check all Volkswagen tires for low tire pressure and inflate tires to the recommended tire pressure levels. Since I would like to reduce the tire pressure setpoint for the rear tires, is there a way to change the setpoint from 42 to say 33? Pinging is currently not allowed. Hoping I could get some help here. After this, you can reset the system light, which does not turn off all by itself. I can let you know how that goes. End------------------------- Elapsed Time: 01:34 -------------------------- Thank you for a great write-up Welder75. This is where the tire pressure monitoring system comes in.
Ensure your tire pressure sensors are working properly to stay alert and enjoy a safe ride. I tried searching but didn't see it posted anywhere. Click on Coding and enter the long coding helper. What gauge did you use to check the pressure? Gas station pressure gauges are typically very inaccurate Buy a good digital tire pressure gauge and fill them up to 36psi and drive around for a few miles and it should go off. The system needs at least 1 hour of driving including on the highway to adapt. Is there something that I am missing? Tire inflation value listed on tire sidewall is a maximum tire pressure the tire can be inflated to, and not the recommended tire pressure for Volkswagen. The length of the drive may vary depending on the vehicle but 5 to 8 minutes is typically sufficient.
If the tire valve stem is metal and stiff with the lock nut on the base, you have a direct sensor system. Unfortunately I've been using the Tire Pressure Indicator quite a bit lately. Write down your original code before changing anything! If it's the receiver problem, You have to go to the dealer ship to solve the problem. Refer to your Volkswagen manual to find its original equipment tire sizes and their load ratings. Use recommended tire pressure listed on the tire pressure chart found on a sticker on driver's door jam or in Volkswagen manual. Click on Coding and enter the long coding helper.
In fact, you may be wondering if you can put off filling up your tire. There are systems in testing today that have lowered the weight and size of the sensors to 7grams by removing the requirement for a battery. Click on long coding helper. At this point the system is in learn mode and depending on how straight the road is will learn the tyre parameters over the next few hours generally 5-15 minutes before the system will trigger. Under Tire Pressure Monitoring System, simply press the set button. What gauge did you use to check the pressure? How to reset tire pressure warning light for Volkswagen? If you have the indirect system, add air to the recommended tire pressure.
They told me they recoded it to the correct settings so it shouldn't happen again. Lower pressure results in a smaller tyre radius, which increases the speed of that wheel relative to the other wheels. Buy a quality digital gauge and keep it in your glove box. The system needs at least 1 hour of driving including on the highway to adapt. There are no other solutions. The signal confirms the basic setting. Played dumb and told them my warning light has been on for a while and that the pressure is right.
This entry was posted on Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 at 10:28 pm and is filed under ,. Check all the tires with a tire gauge. If this helps the 2011 Golf and New Jetta doesn't use sensors in the tires anymore. How to check my Volkswagen tire pressure? The advantage of the indirect system is that it doesn't require a second set of sensors for winter wheels unless you want to unmount the tires to remove the sensors and because there are no sensors they don't need replacement when their battery dies. If it's the sensor problem.
Any tire with overstretched rubber is weak and prone to rupturing much more easily than a tire in good health. There's 2 items on my invoice: A. Those could be what are mounted on your vehicles. If it's the receiver problem, You have to go to the dealer ship to solve the problem. Or it took two days of driving with the light on before you tried a second time to fix it? This module part number is from a mk5 2010 Jetta. I didn't, I made sure that the tires were at the correct door sticker cold air pressure and then after several days decided it wasn't going to go off by itself.
When the low tire pressure warning light comes on, immediately check the air pressure of all the tires and adjust them to the specified pressure. Hopefully I can actually get some use from it. If you have ever seen a light on your instrument panel that looks like an exclamation mark inside of a flat tire, that is your tire pressure monitoring system sensor letting you know that pressure in one or more tires is low. There is a bad sensor that needs to be replaced. Ensure your tire pressure sensors are working properly to stay alert and enjoy a safe ride. May 8, 2019 Two more Tire Discounters Inc. Check inflation levels in Volkswagen tires with the tire pressure gauge and adjust your Volkswagen tire pressure to its recommended levels be adding or releasing air.
I recommended the digital because every pen gauge I've used has always broken. Sometimes you have to slightly overfill the air and then let the pressure go back down to the correct level. Check all the tires with a tire gauge. I'm pretty sure that if you see a number there it means you have a non-compatible module. Posted on Feb 28, 2009 The low tire pressure warning should go out if you set all of the tire pressures to the correct pressure, then drive the vehicle for about a mile. The next day I dropped my car off at the body shop that was approved by my insurance company, went on vacation and came back a week later and picked up my car. The light should go out within about 5 minutes of driving if you put enough air in.