View Full Version : Disabling TPMS on EX just temporary

03-23-2008, 01:27 AM
Does anyone know if TPMS can be disabled by user?

The question is that I see no need for such system as I check it every 2nd fuel up and don't feel like spend extra $300 on my winter rims just for the sensors. (As 17" winters in Canada is costing a pretty penny already).

03-23-2008, 08:46 AM
No you cannot disable TPMS, especially in Canada where it is mandatory on all new cars.

It's no big deal, a light will come on the dash if it detects that TPMS is not functioning, just ignore the light...

03-23-2008, 02:34 PM
But won't prolong absence of sensor will affect the system where it need recalibration when oem tires goes back on?

03-23-2008, 04:02 PM
Shouldn't, it's just a radio signal that gets transmitted, never had a problem on my G35 coupe, and put non-sensored winters on every year.

I wouldn't worry about it...