Tire low light was on, aired up all tires including spare. The metal valve cover on the spare was damaged, so I replaced it with a plastic one. Now the tire air light is back on and blinking.

Asked by Jan 14, 2016 at 11:41 AM about the 2006 Toyota Tacoma V6 4dr Double Cab 4WD SB w/automatic

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Tire low light was on, I aired up all tires including the spare.  The metal valve cover on the spare was damaged, so I replaced it with a plastic one.  The light went out, but came back on and was blinking.  Now what could it be?

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The blinking is saying sensor is bad in one of the tires. Tire shops do have a device that can tell which one is bad. Tire has to be removed from rim to replace sensors.

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Have you had the tire pressure sensor looked at?

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