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Old 01-20-2011, 12:34 PM   #1
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Need info on how to remove TPMS band

I'm trying to take my TPMS sensors off a set of wheels I'm selling to put on my new wheels but I can't figure out what to do with the original band.

I don't want to mess up the wheel in the process of removing the band or the sensor.

How do I do this?


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Old 01-20-2011, 01:51 PM   #2
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buy new bands, cheapest I found for my 08 ranger was at discount tire I think they were about 20 each
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Get the right bands. my 08 had one replaced sometime in it's life and they used a big zip-tie. Didn't work to well. It got weak and pretty much exploded so no TPMS system for me. I ended up having all of the sensors removed from my wheels.
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Old 01-20-2011, 03:44 PM   #4
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No I have a band to replace I just needed to get the old one off to get my sensor back.
I ended up finding some metal snips and snipped at it for a while to get it to cut
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