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Old 08-30-2011, 09:21 PM   #121
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I hear ya. My wallet is still aching from buying four new valve stem sensors for my wheels.
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Old 08-30-2011, 09:22 PM   #122
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Eh I am going to find out. If not I will get 17 inch bands and new sensors for my new wheels.
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You could use these if you have no intention of going back to your stock wheels. For $30 you get 2 bands and and 2 brackets, so all you have to do is swap the sensors over.

http://www.americanmuscle.com/universal-tpms-bands.html
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Old 08-30-2011, 10:13 PM   #124
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EH I need new sensors, my threw them away when I got pissed and took them off.
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Old 08-30-2011, 10:13 PM   #125
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That sucks, I had my valvestem sensors moved to my new wheels for free. They had to install new valve stems anyway and did it for free. You could always look on eBay for new bands? I also don't see why the valve stem sensors would not work if they run the same frequency, you would just have to reset the system anyway.
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Old 08-30-2011, 10:16 PM   #126
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Eh well I have to get EVERYTHING including the sensors. But because I am getting like 3K in Oct I might get them then to put on the new wheels.
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When I posted on the tech forums (and when I called Ford), I was told the 2011 computer isn't compatible with the band sensors. However, their reasoning was that they run at a different frequency. I still have three of the four band sensors from when they took them off my wheels (they broke the fourth while trying to take it off). If you can wait until the weekend, I'll try to see if my car will recognize the band sensors now that I own a reset tool.

If they work, I'll sell you these three for real cheap, Hutch! (bands and brackets not included, since they had to break them to get them off)

It's definitely worth a try, right?
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Old 08-30-2011, 10:23 PM   #128
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Yea it is. I can get the bands and mounts from American Muscle for cheap. Then I only need one sensor.
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Had to have it shipped from irvine to sac. Soo worth it!
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I'm trying to sell my valve sensors.. PM me
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