Join Date: Oct 2006
Nominated 0 Times in 1 Post
TOTW/F/M Award(s): 0
Thanked 28 Times in 27 Posts
Leaking Tyre Pressure Monitoring Valves
My four Tyre Pressure Monitoring Valves have worked perfectly for the last seven years. I'm on to my third set of tyres with the same valves now.
Problem is that one of the valves has started to give a slow leak. This seemed to happen in the cold weather recently so I'm wondering if there is some moisture in there that has frozen.
Has anyone had similar problems? I'm thinking that a little WD40 or light
might help to give a better seal. (or it might stuff it
At the moment I have pushed the pressure up to 35psi and is seems to be holding but this may just have clear the valve of dust or moisture.
Currently in Eeeps's garage:
2011 Clio III dCi 88 Dynamique and 2016 CitroŽn Grand C4 Picasso Exclusive+ EAT6 2.0 BlueHDi