TITLE

NHTSA conducting TPMS survey

AUTHOR(S)
Moore, Miles
PUB. DATE
March 2015
SOURCE
Tire Business;3/16/2015, Vol. 32 Issue 25, p0010
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) survey conducted by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in the U.S. in 2015 which aims to determine the efficiency of TPMS. Topics discussed include the mandate by Transportation Recall Efficiency, Accountability and Documentation (TREAD) Act of 2000 for the survey, the role of the Tire Industry Association (TIA) for the poll, and the benefits of the survey for drivers and automobile industry.
ACCESSION #
101669950

 

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