A4 Airbags Again....

Brett Dikeman brett at cloud9.net
Mon Oct 18 11:06:58 EDT 2004

At 7:02 AM -0700 10/18/04, Dan DiBiase wrote:

>This morning, it came on again with my younger son in the front seat 
>and went off when he got out of the car.

In the '05 model year, the passenger airbag will deactivate if the 
occupant is under a certain weight; there's a weight sensor in the 
seat; under a certain size/weight the airbag does more harm than 
good.  I don't know if this is new for the '05 MY, or was in previous 
Audis, in what models, etc- but it was to comply with a federal 
standard.  The dealer service department, Audi Client Relations' 800 
number, or brand specialist should be able to answer that question 
for you.

"They that give up essential liberty to obtain temporary
safety deserve neither liberty nor safety." - Ben Franklin

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