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04-07 Audi Tire pressure sensor reset A6, A8

To do a tire pressure sensor reset on Audi 04-07 A6, A8 follow these instructions

If the tire pressure sensor light comes on, simply refill the tire with the correct pressure. Tire pressure sensor reset procedure is done automatically. However, if you change a wheel, you must manually reset the system.

To initialize a wheel:

TPMS, tire pressure sensor, tire pressure sensor reset

Typical tire pressure sensor

1) Press function key “CAR”.
2) Select systems.
3) Select tire pressure monitoring .
5) Select “initialize wheels”.

The procedure can take up to 20-mins. to register the wheel. The tire pressure will not be displayed during this process.

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