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Q: What does the low tire pressure warning light mean?

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What does the low tire pressure warning light mean?

There are several lights on the dash of your vehicle that indicate when problems arise. The Low Tire Pressure Warning Light will tell you when your tire pressure is low. To understand the Low Tire Pressure Warning Light.

  1. The Low Tire Pressure Warning Light will turn on briefly when the vehicle is turned on.

  2. If it comes on when you are driving, you will need to add air to your tires.

  3. If it does not come on at all, you should have your vehicle serviced.

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