TPMS Reset Procedure
Make:Kia Model:Sorento Sub-Model:EX Year:2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Before performing the re-learn procedure below, please review all data in your owner’s manual pertaining to your TPMS system.

 

A properly formatted scan tool is required to learn new sensor ID’s when replacing sensors.

 

1.     Properly install tire pressure sensors.

 

This step should be performed only by a tire technician who has been properly trained in the operation and installation of TPMS systems.

 

2.     Confirm all tires are inflated to the pressure indicated on tire placard. (located in the door jam of your vehicle)

This is a sample tire pressure placard.

Not for this specific vehicle.

 

 

3.     Following the instructions supplied by the manufacturer of your properly formatted scan tool. Read the sensor ID's into your scan tool starting with the left front tire, contact tire sidewall near air valve and press the switch to learn the sensor id.

 

4.     Repeat step 3 on the remaining tires, in the following order

    right front

right rear

left rear

5.     Plug the OBD adapter into the OBD plug under your dash. Turn ignition to ON position (engine off).  Following the instructions supplied by the manufacturer of your properly formatted scan tool. Read the sensor ID’s into the electronic control unit (ECU) of your vehicle.

6.     The TPMS warning light should go out within 3 minutes of starting and driving the vehicle.

 

Example of TPMS warning light

 

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