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Old 03-16-2013, 12:23 PM
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Does anyone know if the TPMS can be adjusted? I would like to run 65 front and rear when I am not towing, but the warning comes on if I go less than 80 in the rear on my F350. Thanks.
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Old 03-16-2013, 07:56 PM
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I THINK you can buy different sensors that use the same frequency but signal at a lower pressure. Buy another front set, maybe?
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Old 03-17-2013, 06:41 AM
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I retrained my tires to think the front tires are in the rear....and vice versa. Here is the tread that explains everything: Tire pressure 2011 F-350 KR - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum

I now run 68 psi in the front and 56 psi in the rear. No warning light on in the dash and get a lot smoother ride. Mine is a 2012 short bed CC F-350. Try it...you'll like it.
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Old 03-20-2013, 03:11 PM
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You can also go to your Ford dealer and see if they will adjust the trucks computor to not turn on the TPMS light when you run a lower tire pressure setting. It can be done, The local Ford dealer did it for me. I had them set mine at 40 psi. Now I can adjust the tire pressure lower for none trailer pulling and higher pressures for trailer towing, then back lower when no trailer towing. I have no TPMS light come on. Some dealers will tell you it can't be done, but it can. They do not want to accept the liability.
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