== == Here's a site that will explain everything you need to know about airbag lights and resetting the system. http://www.airbagsolutions.com/ This website gives you the procedure for diagnosing and resetting airbag lights. See if your car is listed here. http://www.airbagsolutions.com/vehicles_list.aspx On most vehicles, the airbag light should come on for @6 seconds, and then go off if the system is working properly. If there is a fault or a problem in the system, the light will remain illuminated, or flash continuously. If the airbag light does not work properly, some vehicles have an audible tone that sounds indicating a problem with the airbag light system. When the light is on (or the tone is sounding), the airbag will NOT deploy, even in an accident. The flashing light on your car is telling the answer you need. On some vehicles, the light is flashing a two digit code. Once you know the code, you can most likely repair it yourself. There are fairly easy procedures that most people are capable of repairing. http://www.airbagsolutions.com/light.aspx Some vehicle manufacturers accommodate systems without a scanner (like Toyota, Lexus, Nissan, Infinity, Honda, Acura, Ford, Lincoln, Mazda & Mercury) and some require a scan tool. Check out these websites also for more info on airbag systems and the light. http://blog.airbagsolutions.com/archive/2007/11/18/why-is-my-airbag-light-on.what-should-i-do.aspx http://www.airbagsolutions.com/resources.aspx http://blog.airbagsolutions.com/ Also, you may want to check out this site for information on researching your own vehicle for factory recalls!!! http://www.airbagsolutions.com/nhtsa.aspx THE NISSAN SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM (AIRBAG) CONTROL UNIT IS DESIGNED TO DISABLE ALL AIRBAGS IN THE EVENT OF A DETECTED SYSTEM MALFUNCTION. WHEN THE RED AIRBAG LIGHT IS ON ALL OF THE AIRBAGS ARE OFF AND WILL NOT DEPLOY IN THE EVENT OF A COLLISION.
= How do you reset the Airbag light on a 2001 Nissan Maxima SE ? =
There is not much chance that your airbag would malfunction and just deploy, but if the airbag light is on there is a 100% chance that it will not operate properly in the event of an accident. You need to have the car inspected at a dealer or certified repair shop if the airbag light is on and remains on.
The airbag is disabled by disconnecting the negative battery terminal for at least 5 minutes and leaving it disconnected.
The airbag sensors are located under the center armrest console. The console is the part between the 2 front seats.
We had the airbag disabled in our Golf by a VW main dealer - They were fine to do it an gave us a certificate to prove it had been done properly - cost about £50. We have now got a Focus and will try the main Ford deal i the same way as VW.
There is a problem with your airbag system and it has probably been disabled. You need to have the computer scanned to determine the exact problem.
You can't. But you can disable it. In the door there should be a place where you can put your keys into. Turn it. Well Done. Airbag Disabled
The light is telling you that something in the airbag circuit or sensor is not getting a signal. The air bag may or may not operate properly in a crash. It probably is not in any danger of deploying but you should still have it checked out at your earliest opportunity.
Airbag is disabled. Possible broken spring under the steering wheel or bad connection.
If your Kalos airbag light will not go out, it typically means that the airbag is faulty or there's a problem within the control system of the vehicle. When this occurs, the airbag may not properly deploy upon impact.
The airbag light can be reset by connecting an ODBII reader. However the light is on because of a problem with the airbag system. The system needs to be checked to insure that the airbag works properly.
Due to airbag considerations a rear-facing infant seat is absolutely NOT safe. A booster seat and child is fine. Airbag cannot be disabled
To remove an airbag from the steering wheel of a Corolla first make sure that the airbag system is disabled. Undo the two Tork screws on either side of the wheel. Once this is removed the connector for the airbag should be visible. Push the clip towards to horn pad and it should come out.
Pull the airbag control module behind the center console. Alternatively , you just pull the ground to the module and it will be disabled.
You will first need to check that the airbag has been properly set up. Then you can go into your settings and get it all reset.
Generally, when the light is on the airbag is disabled.
If the airbag is deployed on a 1993 Honda Civic the car can still be drivable. Be sure to remove the air to be able to safely operate the vehicle.
Your Ford Escort, airbag linking light is an indication that the airbag is malfunctioning. You should visit your local Ford dealer to make sure the airbag is functioning properly
I would not recommend performing ANY work on an airbag system in a vehicle unless you are properly trained. There is too much danger of the airbag going off accidentally.
Look under the passenger seat. You'll find a connector for the airbag. Clean this connector or at least check if the wires are connected properly...
My mechanic says it is to indicate there is a problem with the airbag system. The airbag is like a small bomb in a vehicle and the airbag system should operate correctly when it is needed, so I think the repair of this should be done by qualified persons.
Generally, an SRS airbag in a Mercedes can be disabled by disconnecting the connecting wires and inserting a resistor. This tells the system the airbag is still plugged in, even though it is technically not.
The BMW E36 cars do come standard with an airbag. This awesome car also has a safety light to let you know that your airbag is on and working properly.
That's a job for a professional, if it's not done properly a person can get injured.