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AIR BAG WARNING LAMP

WARNING

Make sure to read and fully understand the relevant warnings before using any of the features in this section. See AIR BAG SAFETY.

WARNING

The warning lamp indicates a potential fault with the vehicle restraint system. Never use a child restraint on the front passenger seat if the warning lamp indicates a potential fault with the vehicle restraint system.

The instrument panel displays an illuminated air bag warning lamp as a bulb check when the electrical system is enabled. See AIR BAG (AMBER).

If any of the following air bag warning lamp conditions occur, the vehicle should be checked by a retailer/authorized repairer immediately.

  • Fails to illuminate when the electrical system is enabled.

  • Fails to extinguish within 6 seconds of the electrical system is enabled.

  • Illuminates at any time, other than during the bulb check, electrical system is enabled.

When the electrical system is enabled, a diagnostic control unit monitors the readiness of the system’s electrical circuits. Elements of the Supplementary Restraint System (SRS) being monitored include:

  • SRS warning lamp.

  • Rotary coupler.

  • Air bag modules.

  • Seat belt pre-tensioners.

  • Air bag diagnostic control unit.

  • Crash and rollover sensors.

  • Air bag wiring harness.

  • Seat occupancy sensor.

  • Front passenger belt tension sensor.

  • Air bag status indicator.

  • Front seat belt buckle switches.

  • Front seat track position sensor.

  • Pyrotechnic brake pedal release.

NOTES

Not all of the SRS Elements listed are fitted to all specifications of vehicle.