Airbag ligths up then driver sits

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Arnasj
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Airbag ligths up then driver sits

Post by Arnasj »

Hi, i have a problem, if driver sits air bag lights up after 10-20seconds and stays on... If driver seats empty and passinger sits nothing lights up... Eny have ideas? :D After off ignition and on airbag light off... if driver in seat it lights on :/

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mickthemaverick
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Re: Airbag ligths up then driver sits

Post by mickthemaverick »

Hi and welcome to the forum. I don't know which car you are talking about so I cannot offer any direct advice however I can tell you that on many cars that I have worked on there is ofter a connector for the airbag circuitry under the driver's seat. Since your issue seems to be related to that seat I would suggest a quick check under the seat to make sure that any connectors under there are both clean and tight!! If you post up your VIN, which will be masked from members other than the admins, you may be able to get help from someone in the know. Good luck. :)

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Re: Airbag ligths up then driver sits

Post by Arnasj »

Thanks for info, my car Citroen c8, connectors looks like connected, i don't know how to disconnect them and reconnect agian, afraid to damaging connectors, tryed to look on net, but no sollid information or connection types :/

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meister
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Re: Airbag ligths up then driver sits

Post by meister »

The airbag light could come up if your passenger seat airbag is off. Maybe someone before was carried the child in the front seat and switched off the airbag as a result. So check if the airbag is on. Also, check that the airbag on the passenger side is still existing at all.