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threethirtyi 02-19-2007 11:48 AM

flat tire sensor came on this morning on m3
got into my e46 m3 and noticed that this strange light was on turns out it means i got a flat tire, but i didnt i even inflated the tires some more and the light still never came off...? WHATS THE DEAL HERE?

PS. my car is in a heated i dont know if the weather plays a factor...

Ron 02-19-2007 07:29 PM

Not necessarilly a flat tire but a tire that's under inflated. Take out your tire gauge & start checking.
Yes, I think the weather is a factor in this case since I also have to do this to my tires when I drive it for the 1st time after storage.

kidneykill 02-19-2007 11:18 PM

yah no worries, just check your tire pressures... my sensor usually comes on when suddenly it gets extremely cold out... remember, extreme cold temps affect tire pressures.. its a great warning system as we should be checking our tire pressures regularly anyway.

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