Airbag Light is On – After Vehicle Accident. What can I do to fix it?

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Categories: Airbag Module Reset, Seat Belt Pretensioner Repair

 

  • Airbag light on?
  • Airbags deployed?
  • Diagnostic tool reads “crash data stored”
  • Dealership tells you that you have a bad module?

If your vehicle was in an accident and your airbag light is on, you will need
to have your airbag module reset. The airbag control module will store crash
codes, hard codes, soft codes, latch codes. Dealership or body shops cannot clear
these codes with a diagnostic scan tools. Because the unit is locked after an
accident. Our technicians fully test your module prior to sending it back to
you. Your module is restored to its OEM original factory state.

If your vehicle was in an accident, send your airbag module and seat belts to us and save hundreds!


New module vs Reset module

It is always best to send your original module to us for
reset to avoid additional trip to the dealer for coding.
Most of the late model cars will have partial VIN stored in the airbag control
module. When you send the unit to us we will restore it to its factory state,
keeping all configuration same.

We will reset your module and your module is new again. The dealer and/or scan tools will not be able to clear hard code due
to hardware issues. After you receive the module from us you will not need to
take it to the dealer for any additional programming. All computer control modules
can be reset, except if they are flood or fire damaged.

Even after small accident hard codes will be stored in
the module. You are now able to re-use the same computer control module. Computer
control module is also known as “sdm, sensor, computer, derm and brain”.

When you have your original module reset it will save you time and money, because
new modules need to be additionally programmed to your vehicle VIN costing
you more money at the dealership.

Start your order today!


Seat belt locked ?

Check your seat belts to see if they are locked, stuck, loose or do not retract.
If they are then
they will need to be replaced or rebuilt. We do rebuild seat belts starting at
$75
See our Seat Belt Repair Service

What is my next step?

Step 1  Carefully remove
airbag module and seat belts that are locked from your vehicle, if you are not
sure then please call the office and or see our technical support videos on removal
instructions.

Step 2  Securely pack your
item, using the correct box so that your unit cannot be damaged in transit. Take
special care when packing

Step 3 Send parts to:

MyAirbags
1707 Enterprise Dr
Suite D
Buford, GA 30518

Include with your part:

  1. Your Name
  2. Your Return Address
  3. Your Phone number, email address
  4. Year, make and model of vehicle.

If you have a special request or an update to your order then that can be done
after we receive your part. Do not include any notes with your order. After we
have your part, you can call, email or text us for any order changes or with
any special tech notes/instructions.

Keep your tracking number handy! So, you will know when it gets to us.

Once we receive your part, we will run diagnostic tests to identify the problem.
Your part will be reset or rebuilt and sent back to you within 24 hours. If it
is determined after testing that we cannot repair your part, you will only owe
shipping. There is no repair charge.

Start your order today!