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Q: Airbag light not going off

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The airbag light won't go off.

A: Air bag lights go on when the system detect...

Air bag lights go on when the system detects an issue. As long as the issue is present the light will remain on and the air bag system will not be armed. This means that in case of an accident the air bags will not deploy. A qualified technician can inspect the system and pull the codes to help diagnose and service your Air Bag Light.

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