TPMS Light on - Hyundai Forum - Hyundai Enthusiast Forums

Go Back   Hyundai Forum - Hyundai Enthusiast Forums > Vehicle Line Up > Hyundai Accent

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-11-2010, 10:10 AM
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 1
Default TPMS Light on

Is there a way to reset the TPMS light on an 08 accent? I had two new tires put on and a few days after this the TPMS light came on and has stayed on. The pressure in all tires is good.
Reply With Quote
Old 11-11-2010, 10:58 AM
NovaResource's Avatar
Super Moderator
2008 Kia Rondo
My Garage
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Cyberspace
Posts: 5,092

What light? There are 2. One looks like this: (!) and one like this: TPMS

(!) means one or more tires is low on pressure
TPMS means the system has a problem

If you have (!) and you are 100% sure that all 4 tires are at the correct pressure then one of the sensors was damaged when the tires were replaced.

There is no need to "reset" the TPMS system because it resets itself when it receives full pressure signals from all 4 sensors. I know this for a fact because my winter tires are on a second set of wheels without TPMS sensors. I drive all winter with the TPMS light on. In the spring when I put the summer tires and wheels that contain the sensors back on the car the light goes out within a mile of driving the car.
Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
TPMS Light jsu3903g Hyundai Sonata 2 09-16-2012 03:32 PM
TPMS light on 2010 accent racdbo1 Hyundai Accent 1 08-14-2012 09:35 AM
TPMS light blondietink Hyundai Entourage 3 07-08-2011 11:18 AM
TPMS Light Stays ON coleyct Hyundai Sonata 1 07-02-2009 07:07 AM
tpms light rrk1368 General Tech Help 1 12-02-2008 09:56 AM

2010, accent, ctpms, hyundai, light, means, pressure, reset, resets, sensor, tire, tires, tpms, tuscan, veracruz, winter

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:38 AM.