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Front Side Airbag Crash Sensors Safety Precautions (General Information) (Passenger Protection, Airbags, Seat Belts)

 

Passenger Protection, Airbags, Seat Belts

Removal and Installation

Follow the safety precautions for pyrotechnic components.

Before handling pyrotechnical components (for example, disconnecting the connector), the person handling them must discharge static electricity. For example, by briefly touching the door striker pin.

1 – Front Airbag Crash Sensor
I – Driver’s Front Airbag Crash Sensor -G283-
II – Front Passenger’s Front Airbag Crash Sensor -G284-

Removing

Installation

To install, perform the steps used in removal in reverse order. Note the following:

2 – Screws
9 Nm
Quantity: 2

 

Front Side Airbag Crash Sensor

Follow the safety precautions for pyrotechnic components.

Follow the safety precautions for front side airbag crash sensors (pressure sensors).

Before handling pyrotechnical components (for example, connecting electrical connector), the person handling them must discharge static electricity. For example, by briefly touching the door striker pin.

1 – Bolt
5 Nm
2 – Crash Sensor for Front Side Airbag
Driver side: Driver Side Airbag Crash Sensor -G179-
Passenger side: Front Passenger Side Airbag Crash Sensor -G180-

Removing

Installation

To install, perform the steps used in removal in reverse order. Note the following:

3 – Bolt
5 Nm
4 – Electrical Connection

 

Rear Side Airbag Crash Sensor

Follow the safety precautions for pyrotechnic components.

1 – Bolt
7 Nm
2 – Rear Side Airbag (Side Curtain Airbag) Crash Sensor
Driver side: Rear Side Airbag Crash Sensor (on Driver side) -G256-
Front passenger side: Rear Side Airbag Crash Sensor (on front Passenger side) -G25

Removing

Installation

To install, perform the steps used in removal in reverse order. Note the following:

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