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Any tricks to identifying Gen1 or Gen2 TPMS

Discussion in 'Model S: Interior & Exterior' started by David.85D, Mar 2, 2018.

  1. David.85D

    David.85D Member

    Oct 29, 2016
    Anyone know a trick to identify the Gen1 vs gen2 tpms inside a wheel?

    I know I can mount them up and see if they register - looking for some way faster/easier than that...
  2. Akikiki

    Akikiki A'-Lo-HA ! y'all

    Nov 26, 2012
    If you decide to mount one to see, you can mount it in a small wheel and tire, like a trailer tire. Old trick before Tesla's were around.
    A friend could not get the TPMS to clear on his truck. So he mounted it in a trailer tire and put it behind the rear seat. Fooled the truck.

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