Estimated Release Date: Closed Proposed Resolution: MOTOR stated: After review of MOTOR data, the estimated work time of 0.3 hours applied to the “Wheel” with a footnote that states; “LABOR: Add for balance and weights.” is appropriate. Please note: According to the “Guide To Estimating: ROAD WHEEL – R&R”, the Included and Not Included procedures are as follows. • INCLUDED: o Raise & support vehicle o Remove & reinstall wheel/tire assembly o Transfer tire o Lower vehicle o TPMS sensor, if attached to valve stem o Valve stem • DOES NOT INCLUDE: o Balancing o Cost of valve stems or weights o Lock type lug nuts o Lock type wheel covers o Scan tool clear/reset o Tire disposal fee Please Note: • The estimated work time applied to the Wheel includes replacing the “TPMS sensor, if attached to valve stem”. <span style="background-color: #FFFF00">• The estimated work time applied to the Wheel does not include “TPMS sensor component rebuild”.</span>
Inquiry Type: All Other
Issue Summary: This pertains to every vehicle/ model with TPMS. When replacing a wheel, the P pages state the TPMS Sensor is included.
Individual Procedure Steps:
Actual Time To Complete: hours minutes
Suggested Action: Please clarify if the TPMS Sensor included operation includes the labor to REBUILD the sensor with a repair kit as required by the OEM or if this would require an on the spot evaluation