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Old 06-18-2001, 02:14 PM
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Anybody have a NOS set of of Smart Tire sensors they would sell? TIA
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Old 06-19-2001, 02:19 PM
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I'll bite - what are smart tire sensors?
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Old 06-19-2001, 07:31 PM
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Check this out:

Smartire @ Tire Rack

I think this is what he is referring to - actually seems pretty cool, but not that helpful e.g. for the track since accuracy is +/- 1.5 psi
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Old 07-01-2001, 01:44 AM
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What about street use. Is there a balancing situation where more lead weight is necessary. Do you figure the Tire-Rack sensor bateries will last? Is there a more accurate sensor than Tire-Rack? Is Tire-Rack sensor and fastner mechanically strong enough to last? What are Tire-Rack's sensor weaknesses? I am considering a set....Ron
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Old 07-18-2001, 04:36 AM
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Roland, your good friend carl sells these. he may even have a used set floating around. you know... usual story... only used Sundays by a grey haired *old* man and never been much over 200 mph. To th eothers... seeing as carl has gone 198 mph with these fitted, we can assume balancing is not a problem.

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