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      03-17-2008, 07:58 AM   #1
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TPS ERROR from 16's to 18's

Why is it when I replaced my "stock" 325i wheels with TPS's with "stock" 18" 162's with TPS's that I get an flat tire error code???
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i have an 06 325i also and went from 17s to 18s w/o a TPS error code...

anyway, there are instructions on how to reset it in the owner's manual.
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+1

I see you have an 06' E90 that means you do not have a TPMS so a lack of TPMS sensors is not the problem. The other solution would have to be resetting the FTM, preferably after you've made final adjustments to your air pressures.
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      03-17-2008, 09:08 AM   #4
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i have an 06 325i also and went from 17s to 18s w/o a TPS error code...

anyway, there are instructions on how to reset it in the owner's manual.
+1, just reset it and you should be fine.
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Why is it when I replaced my "stock" 325i wheels with TPS's with "stock" 18" 162's with TPS's that I get an flat tire error code???
whenever you change your wheels/tires, you have to reset the system.
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Maybe your not using the new cover sheet on your TPS reports!
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reset your system and you'll be fine ... you can do it from idrive or from the trip computer.
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