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Yea, the amount of weights can even vary across all 4 wheels. The reason being is because of the tire, not the rim. When tires are made, they may have more rubber in one section of the tire versus other thus creating a lopsided weighted tire if you will. So when they machine balance the tire, the weights are added to compensate for areas with "less" rubber so to speak.

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Also because TPMS is a ho. I've seen 7-9 weights per wheel before with the TPMS in. Now that they're out I've got 5 weights max.
 

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There is, but it doesn't bother me too much. I looked into disabling the system but I at least couldn't find any way to. (Wouldn't make sense from a safety standpoint anyways)
 

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TPMS weight is true on my old wheels without TPMS it was 4 wheel weights and the same wheel with TPMS had like 8 weights I think or more... Long ass line -.-
 
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