TPMS - Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems
A comparison matrix of different brands of TPMS. Click on feature hyperlinks for a general description of that feature. Some brand features also have hyperlinks to describe special characteristics or options for that brand.
|PressurePro||SAF-TEE||SmarTire||Tire SafeGuard||Tire Sentry||TPMS Products||Vegia||Wabco|
|Sensor Type||Valve stem||Valve stem||Internal||Valve stem or internal||Valve stem||Valve stem||External|
|Display mount||Velcro||Velcro||In dash|
|Display; custom/RV type||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Manual check; stationary||Yes||No||No|
|$/6 tires||Cost of system for 6-wheeled motor home|
|$/10||Cost of system for 10-wheeled motor home + toad OR dually pickup + trailer|
|Battery life||Manufacturer's claim for battery life|
|Battery $||Cost of sensor battery replacement per sensor|
|User Replaceable||Are the sensor batteries user replaceable?|
|Sensor Type||External valve stem mounted, Internal valve stem, Internal strap mounted, External physical mount|
SAF-TEE User Replaceable - UNK. Some information suggests that batteries may be user replaceable, but this has not been confirmed.
Tire SafeGuard 'Sensor Type' - RV sensors are valve stem mounted. Toad sensors are internally mounted.