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Q: What does the airbag Warning Light mean?

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What does the airbag Warning Light mean?

A: The airbag Warning Light is located on your...

The airbag Warning Light is located on your instrument panel. This light illuminates when your airbag system is not operating properly. If the airbag Warning Light comes on, you should have your vehicle inspected as soon as possible. Tip The airbag Warning Light briefly illuminates when the vehicle is first turned on. The light is only a problem if it stays lit.

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