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    Do our cars come with air compressor

    I was going through the owner's manual and it says our cars come with air compressors kit. When i bought the car the dealer said these cars never had those.. just wondering who is right. Even if I am able to get it from dealer i might not use it as i read it messes up the TPMS sensor, which for some reason got messed up when i got air last time, but its good to have one on hand.

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    Re: Do our cars come with air compressor

    the tire inflator kit is for cars equipped with the J56 option - do you have a spare tire? probably not since it's a V - in the trunk do you have the round but split down the middle compartment where the spare tire would go? that's where the inflator kit is stowed... check the SPID label for J56 - it is located on the backside or topside (under the carpet) of the removable top for that trunk compartment
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    Re: Do our cars come with air compressor

    V's have run flats . . . period . . no other "extras"

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    Re: Do our cars come with air compressor

    that makes perfect sense... not sure what i was thinking
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    Re: Do our cars come with air compressor

    no compressor/spare...just shitty run-flats.


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    Re: Do our cars come with air compressor

    F, you keep repeating your self . . . . . past few threads you've added two replys . . .

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    Re: Do our cars come with air compressor

    forum bug i think... it almost gets me sometimes... but i noticed that it is telling me that i have to wait 30 seconds before posting again... (scroll down an notice that i've already posted)
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    Re: Do our cars come with air compressor

    Quote Originally Posted by Berger 93 View Post
    F, you keep repeating your self . . . . . past few threads you've added two replys . . .
    forum bug, indeed.

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    Re: Do our cars come with air compressor

    The same happens to me on our local F-Body site, when I'm posting from work.

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    Re: Do our cars come with air compressor

    thanks for all the responses.. upon further reading it seems air compressor kits are an option on regular STS. The way all this is written on the manual confused me..

    later
    lavi

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