When the TPMS indicator light comes on, it could mean that your tires are underinflated. Underinflated tires can create risky driving conditions because of possible tire bursts and undue tear and wear. If you are struggling with resetting TPMS in your Hyundai Elantra, this guide is for you.
2019 – 2022 Models
- Turn the ignition to the on position without running the engine.
- Locate the TPMS button on the left-hand side of your steering wheel under the dashboard.
- Press and hold the TPMS button for at least ten seconds or until the TPMS light blinks three times.
- Release the TPMS button.
- Start the engine and wait for about 20 seconds.
- The TPMS light should turn off.
2007 – 2018 Models
You need a TPMS Relearn tool and OBDII Module to reset TPMS on these Hyundai Elantra models. You can purchase a TPMS Relearn tool online or in an auto accessories store.
- Adjust the tire pressure to the level recommended on the tire placard.
- Select your Hyundai Elantra details, including the make and model year, in your TPMS tool.
- On your TPMS Tool menu, select OBDII.
- Use the TPMS Tool to scan each sensor, beginning with the left front tire and then moving to the others in the following order, RF, RR, and LR.
- After storing all sensor IDs, use the TPMS tool’s up and down arrows to select On-Board Diagnostic (OBD).
- Press the Enter button
- Turn on the ignition without running the engine.
- Connect the OBDII connector to the TPMS tool and your car’s OBDII port. Ensure the OBDII port green light is on.
- On the TPMS Tool menu, select Upload Car IDs.
- Upload the previously-stored sensor IDs.
- Wait for a Relearn Complete or IDs uploaded to car message.
- After, turn off the ignition, then re-scan each sensor.
- Drive your car above 30 mph for fifteen minutes.
- Check to see if the TPMS light blinks.
Why is my TPMS light on even after adjusting my tire pressure to the recommended level?
Sometimes your TPMS light can remain on even after adjusting to the required tire pressure level. In this case, it’s best to reset TPMS. You can use a TPMS Relearn tool, an OBDII Module, or a TPMS button to reset TPMS.
Is it necessary to reset TPMS after fitting in new tires?
It’s essential to reset our Hyundai Elantra’s TPMS every time you change tires, rotate, or add pressure to existing tires.