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wdblue
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Drives: Polo Match S-A 1.4 Auto petrol
Location: Liverpool

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Post by wdblue » Tue May 15, 2018 11:21 pm

Whenever I go on a long drive, after about half hour or so, my tire pressure light and the one which indicates a slippery surface, both come on. My tire pressure is fine. Ant idea what's causing this? I can reset them once I've stopped.

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iichel
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Drives: 6R becoming 6C. slowly.
Location: Zurich, Switzerland

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Post by iichel » Wed May 16, 2018 9:35 am

Hard to say with such vague symptoms. Could be a problem with the ABS system somewhere. It's difficult to be more specific, sorry

Ricmondo
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Drives: Polo Blue GT
Location: Teddington

Re: Warning notifications

Post by Ricmondo » Wed May 16, 2018 8:43 pm

Thinking about how the tyre monitor and the ABS are in bed together that sounds like a very likely explanation.

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RUM4MO
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Re: Warning notifications

Post by RUM4MO » Thu May 17, 2018 9:16 am

Scanning that car with a VAG compliant diagnostic tool might reveal some relevant logged faults, ie a duff wheel sensor.

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