Thanksgiving is a special time of year, during which some friends and extended families gather to share a meal as well as each others’ company. I’m fortunate to have seen some friends who live a state away, as well as family who live in town but I don’t get to see very often. Being known as a “car guy”, friends and family often ask me car-related questions when we happen to see each other. This holiday weekend, I had that experience again.
While I was able to happily answer relatives’ questions about many different automotive topics (the Chevy Volt and its promotional $199/month lease was a favorite for conversation this year), I got two questions from late model hatchback owners about the same topic: the “tire warning light”, or TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitoring System) indicator lamp. Continue Reading →