TPMS Service Kit - Replacement Chrome Clamp-In Valve Stem
Replacement Chrome clamp-in valve stem for STEELMAN Select Sensors. TPMS Service Kit (97336) by STEELMAN. Valve stem and clamp-in components kit to properly service the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) sensor. Material: Plastic, Nickel Plated Brass, Rubber. Includes: Nickel Plated Brass Valve Stem with Hex Nut, EPDM Rubber Grommet, Electroless Nickel Plated Valve Core, T-10 Torx Screw, Washer and Plastic Cap with Seal. Keep all the components necessary for servicing Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) readily available with STEELMAN’s Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Service Repair Kits. Each kit is individually bagged and includes properly fitting sealing cap, hex nut, rubber grommet, aluminum valve stem and valve core. The Tire Industry Association (TIA), Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) and most Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) recommend replacing the valve stem components and EPDM rubber seals on the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) equipped vehicles every time a tire is dismounted. Keep the TPMS Service Kits in stock so service technicians don't have to worry about tying up a service bay while waiting on service items, stock the parts you need today from STEELMAN.
The OEM requires that the valve stem components are replaced every time the tire is serviced on vehicles with TPMS.
|Clamp-in Kit Component||Replacement reason||Result|
|Grommet/Seal||Crack, deteriorate and leak over time||Leak path at valve stem|
|Hex Nut||Plating worn off, threads corrode||Leak path at valve stem|
|Valve Core||Nickel plating strips leading to galvanic corrosion and seized valve cores||Leak at valve core, potential broken valve stem|
|Valve cap with seal||Valve cap seal wear||Allows moisture into core|
|Metal Washer (some applications)||Washer conforms to rim during installation||Leak path at valve|
|Snap-in Kit Component||Replacement Reason||Result|
|Rubber TPMS snap-in valve||Crack, deteriorate and leak over time||Leak path at valve stem|