Home Auto Repair 2012 Acura TSX 18 Aluminum Wheel Installation Instructions

2012 Acura TSX 18 Aluminum Wheel Installation Instructions

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Download Installation : 1. Using isopropyl alcohol on a shop towel, clean the area where the center cap emblem will attach. 2. Remove the adhesive backing from the center cap emblem. 3. Attach the center cap emblem to the wheel center cap by aligning its pins with the holes in the wheel center cap. After attaching, hold the emblem firmly against the wheel center cap with the palm of your hands for 30 seconds. 4. Slide the push nuts onto the pins. Note the direction of the push nuts. 5. Before installing the tire pressure sensor, clean the mating surface on the sensor and the aluminum wheel. 6. Install the tire pressure sensor and the washer to the aluminum wheel and tighten the valve nut finger tight. Make sure the pressure sensor is resting on the wheel. 7. While holding the tire pressure sensor to keep it from rotating, torque the valve nut to 4 N.m (3 lb-ft). You may hear a snap or pop as you torque the nut; this is normal. NOTE: Install the tire pressure sensor so the sensor housing surface does not protrude into the bead area of the wheel 8. Install the tires according to the instructions in the service manual. 9. Install the wheels on the vehicle and torque the wheel nuts to 108 N·m (80 lb·ft). 10. Use the HDS and Snap-on TPMS sensor initializer tool to memorize the tire pressure sensor ID according to the instructions in the service manual (Memorizing the Tire Pressure Sensor ID). 11. Open the driver’s side door. Using isopropyl alcohol on a shop towel, thoroughly clean the area where the Tire Pressure Information Label will attach.