Fitting a direct Tyre Pressure Management System (TPMS)

There are two types of TPMS being used, direct TPMS which uses a sensor mounted in the wheel and which transmits data to the receivor or indirect TPMS which makes use of the ABS sensors in each wheel. Both have pros and cons and these are discussed in – Volkswagen Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS). […]

Volkswagen Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)

Differences between Direct and Indirect Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS)

The Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) fitted to most Volkswagen vehicles with the exception of those in the US relies on inputs from the ABS wheel speed sensors to detect pressure loss, this is know as Indirect TPMS.

Differences in cost between Indirect TPMS and […]