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Author Topic: tyre pressure sensors  (Read 2293 times)

Offline galaxypilot

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tyre pressure sensors
« on: October 04, 2014, 06:25:53 PM »
I Have one wheel on the 2006 Galaxy that does not have a sensor on it, in the past an owner had changed the tyre and replaced it with a normal valve.
I Have an error now that states there is a malfunction, I guess its because of the missing sensor.

What I wanted to know is what is involved in buying a new sensor ? will the system recognise the new sensor or will this be a reprogramming job?

Thanks for anyone whoknows?

Offline Mirez

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Re: tyre pressure sensors
« Reply #1 on: October 04, 2014, 07:26:44 PM »
Replacement will be relatively easy - the learning procedure is most likely in the handbook and probably do-able by the user.

Ensure you match the sensor part number correctly as there are a few alternatives out there :)
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Re: tyre pressure sensors
« Reply #2 on: October 06, 2014, 07:06:25 PM »
Rung Ford service to ask them what a new sensor would cost and they told me it would be 130 !!! just for one ?


 

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