New tire pressure monitoring system offered

New tire pressure monitoring system offered

Fleet Specialties Co. announces a new Tire Sentry model of wireless tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS), for three- and four-axle trucks and trailers using wide-base super-single tires.

Fleet Specialties Co. announces a new Tire Sentry model of wireless tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS), for three- and four-axle trucks and trailers using wide-base super-single tires.

This wireless monitoring system uses advanced RF technology to continuously monitor for low tire pressure while on the road or while parked, the company said.

It is designed to help fleets maintain both vehicles optimum tire pressure, and will warn the driver or operator when a tire’s air pressure is below its normal pressure level, the company said.

The system consists of a set of pressure sensors (or electronic valve caps) that attach to the valve-stems, and a 2-in. round instrument that displays any tire that is under-inflated or losing air pressure.

The Tire Sentry is designed to be easy to install and to operate since it does not require dismounting the wheels or tires, or confusing programming procedures, the company said.

For more information, visit www.tiresentry.com.

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