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Tire pressure

What do you run your tires at, I would like to run my 20in michelins at 55. I was told it would set the sensors off. I haven't read anything about a shutoff switch. Does ford have a switch like dodge that allows you to run lower tire pressure without setting of the tpms? If not what is the lowest pressure I can run, my door panel states 65psi.

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Your TPMS should trip around 62-64 psi. and no their is no shut off switch.

I run my michelins at 65 when I'm empty and at 80 when I'm towing

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The tpms set off at 62 or at least that what the pressure was when mine went off with a large bolt stuck in it! I run 70 in the front and 72 in the rear, pressure up to 78/80 when towing heavy.


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I got a bolt in one of my tires in May and had to buy a replacement, upset me because now I have 3 worn out tires and 1 half worn out tire.

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On my 20's I run 55 front and 65 rear. Even tire wear so far.
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58 front and rear with no warning light.

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