GMC Acadia: How To Reset TPMS Low Tire Pressure Light (2008-2021)

GMC Acadia: How To Reset TPMS Low Tire Pressure Light (2008-2021) – The GMC Acadia is a passenger car model of the US General Motors division GMC. It is a crossover SUV built in Delta Township (Eaton County) since 2006.

The first generation was based on the GM Lambda platform, which the Chevrolet Traverse, Buick Enclave, and Saturn Outlook also use. Like all other GMC models, this is not exported to Europe.

GMC Acadia How To Reset TPMS Low Tire Pressure Light (2008-2021)

GMC Acadia: How To Reset TPMS Low Tire Pressure Light (2008-2021)

If you replacing a spare tire with a road tire containing the TPMS sensor on your GMC Acadia, the system will detect a malfunction and the low tire pressure warning light will blink. When that happens, the TPMS sensor reset process must be done. Depending on the vehicle model you have, here are a few ways to reset the TPMS.

2008-2010 Models

Time needed: 7 minutes.

If you have 2008 2009 2010 GMC Acadia, you can reset the TPMS by increasing or decreasing the tire pressure without using tools. Follow these instructions to get started:

  1. Turn the ignition key to the “ON” position without starting the engine

    If your vehicle has an ignition button, press the Engine Start/Stop button without touching the brake pedal

  2. Press the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter’s LOCK and UNLOCK buttons simultaneously for five seconds

    The horn will sound twice and the TIRE LEARNING ACTIVE message will appear indicating the TPMS matching process has started
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  3. Activate the TPMS sensor

    Start from the driver side front tire, remove the valve cap, and then increasing or decreasing the tire’s air pressure until a horn chirp sounds

  4. Repeat the process for the passenger side front tire, passenger side rear tire, and the driver side rear tire

    A horn chirp will confirm that the sensor has been reset

  5. Turn off the ignition after you reset the last tire

    The TIRE LEARNING ACTIVE message will disappear

  6. Adjust the tire pressure in all four tires recommended on the tire placard

    Done!

2011-2016 Models

Unlike the previous model year, you’ll need TPMS Relearn Tool to reset the Tire Pressure Monitoring System in this 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 model years. Follow these steps to do it:

  • Turn the ignition key to the “ON” position without starting the engine
  • Press the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter’s LOCK and UNLOCK buttons simultaneously until the horn sounds twice
  • Start from the driver side front tire, place the TPMS Relearn Tool against the tire sidewall, near the valve stem. Then press the button to activate the TPMS sensor
  • A horn chirp will confirm that the sensor has been reset
  • Repeat the process for the passenger side front tire, passenger side rear tire, and the driver side rear tire
  • Turn off the ignition after you reset the last tire
  • Adjust the tire pressure in all four tires recommended on the tire placard

2017-2021 Models

Just like the previous model, you’ll need TPMS Relearn Tool to reset the Tire Pressure Monitoring System in this latest Acadia model year. Depending on your vehicle trim level, there are 2 ways to do this. Here are how to do it:

Base Level Display

  • Press and holds the ENGINE START/STOP button for 5 seconds without touching the brake pedal
  • Press the ◄ navigation button to access the cluster applications
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  • Select INFO
  • Scroll down to the TIRE PRESSURE menu
  • Press and hold the ✓ button until the horn sounds twice to enter the relearn mode
  • Start from the driver side front tire, place the TPMS Relearn Tool against the tire sidewall, near the valve stem. Then press the button to activate the TPMS sensor
  • A horn chirp will confirm that the sensor has been reset
  • Repeat the process for the passenger side front tire, passenger side rear tire, and the driver side rear tire
  • Turn off the ignition after you reset the last tire
  • Adjust the tire pressure in all four tires recommended on the tire placard

Uplevel Display

  • Press and holds the ENGINE START/STOP button for 5 seconds without touching the brake pedal
  • Go to the VEHICLE menu tab by pressing the ◄ ► navigation button
How To Reset TPMS Low Tire Pressure Light GMC Acadia
  • Scroll down to the TIRE PRESSURE menu
  • Press and hold the ✓ button until the horn sounds twice to enter the relearn mode
  • Start from the driver side front tire, place the TPMS Relearn Tool against the tire sidewall, near the valve stem. Then press the button to activate the TPMS sensor
  • A horn chirp will confirm that the sensor has been reset
  • Repeat the process for the passenger side front tire, passenger side rear tire, and the driver side rear tire
  • Turn off the ignition after you reset the last tire
  • Adjust the tire pressure in all four tires recommended on the tire placard

These instructions are based on the GMC Acadia owner’s manual. This procedure should apply to the first and second generations of the GMC Acadia (2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 model years). Hopefully, the article GMC Acadia: How To Reset TPMS Low Tire Pressure Light (2008-2021) can solve your problem. Good Luck!