TPMS Reset: Chevrolet Malibu 2016 Tire Pressure Sensor

TPMS Reset-Chevrolet Malibu 2016 Tire Pressure Sensor

Chevrolet Malibu 2016 (Turbo or Hybrid) Tire Pressure Monitoring System TPMS Reset

 

Simple to follow procedure on how to reset/relearn the TPMS service maintenance indicator warning light on Chevrolet Malibu for the year 2016.

A TPMS Tool, or another properly formatted TPMS scan tool, is required to perform this procedure.

Procedure using a TPMS Tool

Sensor Relearn Procedure with Steering Wheel Buttons:

1. Ensure all tires are inflated to the pressures listed on the tire placard.
2. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position (engine off) and lower the driver side window.
3. Scroll to the Tire Pressure screen using the steering wheel buttons then hold down the checkmark button until the horn sounds.
4. Select the vehicle make, model and model year in your TPMS Tool.
5. Starting with the LF tire, use your TPMS Tool to scan each sensor in the following, order: LF, RF, RR and LR. The horn will chirp, after the vehicle has received a signal from each sensor. After activating the LR tire, the horn will chirp twice signifying the relearn is complete.
6. Turn ignition to the OFF position.

Sensor Relearn Procedure not equipped with Steering Wheel Buttons:

1. Ensure all tires are inflated to the pressures listed on the tire placard.
2. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position (engine off) and lower the driver side window.
3. Press and release the trip odometer button to scroll to the Tire Pressure display.
4. Hold down the trip odometer button for five seconds then press the button again to confirm.
5. Select the vehicle make, model and model year in your TPMS Tool.
6. Starting with the LF tire, use your TPMS Tool to scan each sensor in the following order: LF, RF, RR and LR. The horn will chirp, after the vehicle has received a signal from each sensor. After activating the LR tire, the horn will chirp twice signifying the relearn is complete.
7. Turn ignition to the OFF position.

Procedure using another Properly Formatted TPMS Scan Tool

Sensor Relearn Procedure with Steering Wheel Buttons:

1. Ensure all tires are inflated to the pressures listed on the tire placard.
2. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position (engine off) and lower the driver side window.
3. Scroll to the Tire Pressure screen using the steering wheel buttons then hold down the checkmark button until the horn sounds.
4. Starting with the LF tire, use a properly formatted TPMS scan tool to scan each sensor in the following order: LF, RF, RR and LR. The horn will chirp, after the vehicle has received a signal from each sensor. After activating the LR tire, the horn will chirp twice signifying the relearn is complete.
5. Turn ignition to the OFF position.

Sensor Relearn Procedure not equipped with Steering Wheel Buttons:

1. Ensure all tires are inflated to the pressures listed on the tire placard.
2. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position (engine off) and lower the driver side window.
3. Press and release the trip odometer button to scroll to the Tire Pressure display.
4. Hold down the trip odometer button for five seconds then press the button again to confirm.
5. Starting with the LF tire, use a properly formatted TPMS scan tool to scan each sensor in the following order: LF, RF, RR and LR. The horn will chirp, after the vehicle has received a signal from each sensor. After activating the LR tire, the horn will chirp twice signifying the relearn is complete.
6. Turn ignition to the OFF position.

About Chevrolet Malibu

The Malibu features an all-new, LFV Ecotec 1.5L turbo that is standard, while a 2.0 L turbocharged engine is offered as an optional feature. No six-cylinder engine is available. Other new features on the ninth-generation Malibu that were introduced for the 2016 model year include available OnStar 4G LTE in-vehicle connectivity, as well as available wireless phone charging, preventive safety technologies including ten standard air bags featuring forward collision avoidance system rear cross traffic alerts, and an optional automatic parking assist. It features Forward Collision Alert with Following Distance Indicator, Adaptive Cruise Control with Front Automatic Braking, and Front Pedestrian Alert with last-second automatic braking.It is also installed with start-stop ignition once the engine is at operating temperature and the brake is applied while the vehicle is stopped. (Source Wiki)

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