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TPMS services....why didn't I think of this sooner

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Hello all,

 

After two years, Our shop would like to start servicing TPMS services lights preset on most vehicles we encounter at our facility. I can't even imagine how much income we lost from not thinking about this earlier.

 

 

What scanners do you use to scan\flash TPMS sensors and how much do you charge?

 

 

Thanks in advance for your thoughts and opinions.

 

Nick

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