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      03-29-2008, 09:00 PM   #1
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TPMS sensors, can they be removed?

if so, is this difficult? would i just take them out and put them into the new wheels/tires?
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your valve stems are bolted onto the sensors through the hole in the rim, if you unbolt them the sensor should come off.
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well maybe thats bc their owners are putting upgraded wheels and other mods on their cars, rather then leaving them stock..or perhaps....adding mudflaps and such???.... :finger:




you dont have to participate in the thread if you dont want to....I didnt ask if BMW's have electrical problems, asked specifically about the sensors.... so once again... :finger:
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its not that hard to disassemble and reinstall them in the wheels.

Just have to make sure whoever is doing the mounting will do it properly and not damage them when putting the new tires on.

It wont cause any electrical problems.
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