2017 Hyundai Elantra Owners Manual

Tire pressure monitoring sys-
As  an   added  safety  feature,   your     Your vehicle has also been equipped
vehicle has been equipped with a tire    with a TPMS malfunction indicator to
pressure monitoring  system (TPMS)     indicate   when  the   system   is  not
that  illuminates  a low  tire  pressure     operating  properly. The  TPMS  mal-
telltale  when  one  or  more  of  your     function  indicator  is  combined  with
tires  is   significantly  under-inflated.     the  low  tire  pressure  telltale. When
Accordingly, when  the low  tire pres-     the  system   detects  a  malfunction,
sure  telltale illuminates,  you  should     the telltale will flash for approximate-
stop and check your tires as soon as     ly  one minute and  then remain con-
possible,  and   inflate   them  to   the     tinuously illuminated. This sequence
proper pressure. Driving on a signifi-      will continue upon  subsequent vehi-
cantly under-inflated  tire causes  the     cle start-ups as long as the malfunc-
tire to  overheat and  can lead to  tire     tion exists.
Over-inflation or under-inflation
can  reduce  tire  life,  adversely
affect   vehicle    handling,   and
lead  to sudden  tire failure  that
may cause  loss of vehicle  con-
trol resulting in an accident.
Each tire, including the spare  (if pro-
vided),  should  be checked  monthly
when cold and inflated to the inflation
pressure recommended by  the vehi-
cle manufacturer on the vehicle plac-
ard or tire inflation pressure label.  (If
When the malfunction indicator is illu-
Under-inflation also reduces fuel effi-     minated, the system may not be able
ciency  and  tire tread  life,  and  may     to detect  or  signal low  tire pressure
affect   the  vehicle’s   handling   and     as intended.TPMS  malfunctions may
stopping ability.
occur for a variety of reasons, includ-
ing the installation  of replacement or
alternate tires or wheels  on the vehi-
cle that prevent the TPMS from func-
tioning properly.
your  vehicle has  tires  of a  different     Please note  that the  TPMS is not  a
size  than the  size  indicated  on the     substitute   for   proper   tire   mainte-
vehicle placard  or tire inflation  pres-     nance, and it is the driver’s responsi-
sure label, you should determine the      bility  to  maintain  correct  tire  pres-
proper   tire   inflation   pressure   for     sure,  even if  under-inflation  has not     Always check  the TPMS malfunction
those tires.)
reached the  level to trigger  illumina-     telltale  after replacing  one  or  more
tion  of the  TPMS  low tire  pressure     tires  or   wheels  on  your  vehicle  to
ensure that the replacement  or alter-
nate tires and wheels allow the TPMS
to continue to function properly.
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