This entry was posted on Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 at 10:28 pm and is filed under ,. Any time a tire has lower pressure, it will roll at a different number of revolutions per mile than tires that have the correct tire pressure. Due to factors beyond the control of RandomFix, no information contained in this video shall create any expressed or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. Tire load index may not be used independently to determine replacement tire acceptability for load capacity. Hold it for few more seconds and it will go off. Are the sensors easily damaged? It is roomier, more powerful and gets better fuel economy than before. Check 2008 Volkswagen Passat tire pressure regularly, and monitor 2008 Volkswagen Passat tire inflation levels to avoid driving with overinflated or underinflated tires.
Tire load index tells you how much weight your tire can carry. Fine directions, found them here before locating in the owner's manual. Well the reset button is located just under the dash to the left of the steering column, hold for a few seconds and the light should go out. She dealt with the servicing of it. Confirm this by taking the vehicle for a short test drive or performing the wake-up procedure and the light should go out. If a leak is found correct it first! We can answer that question for you. It sould also tell you where the reset button is also.
The screen will ask you to confirm that all tires are properly inflated, at which point you can continue because you followed our advice. I've checked the pressure's again and everything's about the same within 2lbs. In past the light would come on when pressure below 36psi, and would turn off when tires inflated. A low-pressure tire can lead to huge problems. In all, your Volkswagen should have three different dashboard warning lights that have symbols in the shape of light bulbs. Make sure to check tire inflation for your 2008 Volkswagen Passat regularly to ensure safe and comfortable drive. Why is my 2008 Volkswagen Passat tire pressure warning light on? Maintain proper 2008 Volkswagen Passat winter tire pressure by adding air to your tires as needed to the recommended tire inflation levels.
Any one with advice pls email. Under the valve cores is a transmitter, which is battery powered. I have a about 3000 miles on the car. I have read on various posts to pump the tires to 37-40psi. Have this problem after a tire change? The screen will ask you to confirm that all tires are properly inflated, at which point you can continue because you followed our advice. Oct 09, 2009 Firestone Hmmmmmm. This light tells you when one of your tires is low on pressure.
Also headlights only on highbeam and no fogs. If you are having difficulty with the early hardware based system, there are a couple of things you can do without a trip to the dealership. However, interior quality and ride comfort have slightly diminished compared to earlier models. If you do decide to do it yourself, keep in mind that you can easily order parts through our website, and we can even help you with the installation if you need it. The wake up procedure or a test drive will need to be repeated after a key cycle. The final result: the fault code was for incorrect base setting. The latter is much more user friendly.
It came equipped with a hitch from the factory. The dealer reset didn't take, may have been due to tire pressure in the 34-36 psi range. Get back to me if this works. I'm coming from a Bimmer where I had to reset the warning and re calibrate the tires after filling it with adequate air. I will never use this vehicle for pulling a trailer.
This will confirm that no reading is shown while driving when centrifugal acceleration and vehicle speed are present. Also headlights only on highbeam and no fogs. How to Replace a Light Bulb On Your Volkswagen? It sould also tell you where the reset button is also. You can certainly try to do it yourself, but the best thing you can do is with a professional team like the one here at Neftin Volkswagen. I know the discount tire in my town does this. What is the recommended tire pressure for my 2008 Volkswagen Passat? You can find your 2008 Volkswagen Passat recommended tire pressure in 2008 Volkswagen Passat owner's manual, on sticker attached to the driver's door jam, inside glove box compartment or fuel door.
Adapting the sensors is pretty straight forward but requires a bit of time. During colder months when temperatures drop, 2008 Volkswagen Passat tire pressure will decrease also by approximately 1 psi for each 10 degrees Fahrenheit. Hopefuly the firestone tech won't tell you your brakes need greasing the next time you go in for service, haha. I checked the tires and they looked ok, and pressure was close to 32 psi which is recommended pressure sticker on the door jamb. Under the valve cores is a transmitter, which is battery powered.
Why is my 2008 Volkswagen Passat tire pressure warning light on? Hope it works for you! I haven't modified a thing on the car. To reset tire pressure monitoring system for 2008 Volkswagen Passat, make sure front and rear tires are inflated to the recommended levels. If it simply comes on solid, there is simply a low tire somewhere. What am I doing wrong for this sensor not to turn off. If it simply comes on solid, there is simply a low tire somewhere. Any tire with overstretched rubber is weak and prone to rupturing much more easily than a tire in good health.