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What cause my AIR BAG light on the dash? Will this part solve the problem? Please see

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by KemiksiZ, Dec 10, 2012.

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    Have you recently done any work on the car like removed seats?
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    check wiring under seats as well
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    You need it scanned with VCDS first...
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    No i did not, VCDS means VAGcom??
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    Save your self some money and buy a genuine VCDS dongle + downloaded software from RossTech
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    did you disconnect the glovebox and then turn on the ignition?
    Also i have a F rev steering controller for sale if you need.
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    '' did you disconnect the glovebox and then turn on the ignition?''

    What the Fck? :)) What is the relationship between the glovebox & my airbag light? :)
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    Well the glovebox has a connector on the back of it which connects to the passenger side airbag, so if you leave it disconnected and switch on the ignition the light will come up on the dash and not disappear until you reset it with VCDS

    also remember that there may not actually be a fault in the car... just that you left a connector disconnected and like an idiot turned on the ignition :)
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    Actually I never mess with the glovebox :) I'll check the wires there today and see if something wrong.
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