Results for: Airbag

How do you disconnect airbag?

Warning : this answer is given for "most" systems, but may not work with all and could result in a small (and expensive) explosion. It is strongly suggested you get a repair (MORE)

How does an airbag inflate?

A number of different methods are used see wikipedia article "Airbag" for a pretty full account. The most intersting from a chemistry point of view is the original method whic (MORE)
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Does a airbag hurt?

Deployment of the airbag can certainly "sting" for a moment, yes. But it deflates in 1/10 of a second. Your call: Would you rather "sting" for a few moments, or end up in a bo (MORE)

What are the risks of airbags?

The safety factor far outweighs any danger they pose. It you sit closer than 10" from the airbag there is a danger to you. If you sit at least 10" back the only danger is poss (MORE)