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2004 Mini Cooper Question: why has my run flat light come on

 

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plumms, Tacoma, WA, September 11, 2013, 06:11
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I bought some new wheels for the car changing them from 15" to 17" and now the run flat light has come on and the tyres have the correct pressure in 30psi front 30psi back.Can I turn it off or is there a problem somewhere.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13991 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper September 11, 2013, 06:39
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    under youe e brk handle ther is a reset button. air pressures should be at least 34lbs. did they reinstall tire pressure monitors in new wheels?

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    plumms, September 11, 2013, 07:13
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    Pressed the resest button then the indicator turned from red to orange don't know about the pressure monitors as I bought them from the internet they are 17" john cooper works wheels is it worth trying to put 34psi in them.

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    Miles Auto Services (884 Answers) , Richmond, VA - (804) 885-4176
    milesauto September 11, 2013, 11:54
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    Check with dealer that installed tires and wheels...ask if they install tire pressure sensors in new wheels and if the releard system to new sensors.

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