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Old 08-23-2006, 05:44 PM   #1
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Default Airbag light reset/clear

My Airbag light is constantly on. Could someone PLEASE provide step by step directions as to how to clear the darn light.
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Old 08-23-2006, 05:55 PM   #2
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Default Re: Airbag light reset/clear

If the light is on constantly on them there is a problem with the airbag system. You could try to clear the code, but you will need a VAG-COM in order clear it.

Normally if the light stays on for about two minutes, then there is a stored DTC code for the air bag which can be cleared by VAG-COM, but if it is on constantly on then the clockspring could be broken.

Make sure you're sitting down when they quote you the cost of a clockspring at the dealership $$$

Did your battery died?
Did you play around with the steering wheel?
Did you turn the ignition on with the air bag disconnected?
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Old 08-23-2006, 06:30 PM   #3
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Default Re: Airbag light reset/clear

Yes.......I goofed when reinstalling the steering wheel (turned the ignition on with the airbag disconnected) and cant get the light off.
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Old 08-23-2006, 07:05 PM   #4
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Default Re: Airbag light reset/clear

Just get a VAG-COM and reset the airbag computer, or you can take it to your local Audi dealeship or independent
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