Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Car: 2004 Outback Wagon, 2.5, 4EAT, All weather package.
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Depends on the scanner, depends on the vehicle. Some vehicles have very complex TPMS systems that monitor not just air pressure, but temperature and battery life as well (Porsche for example). Some are very basic and are unable to even tell you which tire is low, just that one of them is lower than the others. But if you buy a scanner or have your local tire shop scan the sensors, if one of them isn't reading because of a dead battery it will be come evident. The scanner will "fail to communicate" to that sensor.
2014 Ford Explorer Sport - 29,000 miles, 3.5 EcoBoost V6, K&N Intake, vent-to-air mod, DD
2004 Subaru Outback Wagon - 146,000 miles, 2.5 H4 EJ251, 4EAT, sold to my brother
1999 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP - 197,000 miles, Toy/money pit
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