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TPMS working with bigger tires.

Hey everyone, its been ahwile - Anyways, I had some 255/70/17s put on and the mechanic told me the TPMS wont work properly. I dont understand that since the air pressure should be the same if its 35 psi no matter how big the tire.

Can someone fill me in if this isn't right?

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I've got 255/70/17s and have no problem with the TPMS. They work just fine. You'll be fine.

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Be sure the tires are supposed to be 35PSI most larger tires require higher PSI. my 265/70R17's are at 44PSI. At first the higher psi cause the tire light to come on, after a week or so the light went off and seems to work normally now (on with PSI drop).

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My tires are 44psi also. I did not know too high of tire pressure will set it off.

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