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1996 Volkswagen Jetta Question: need location of airbag module.

 

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airbag, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Pottstown, PA, February 28, 2011, 12:06
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replacing airbags,but dont know where module is located.found used parts to replace.

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    overbys from Overbys Inc, February 28, 2011, 12:40
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    the airbag module is located on the center tunnel,
    forward of the console, near the ventilation ducting
    and bulkhead.

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    goodguysdiesel from Good Guys Diesel, February 28, 2011, 12:43
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    J234 Airbag Control Module
    * On center tunnel, forward of console, near ventilation ducting and bulkhead
    Removal:
    * Press locking tab -5-, swing connector lock -4- to position shown (arrow), and disconnect harness connector -6- from airbag control module -1-.
    * Remove nuts -3- and remove control module -1- with bracket from mounting studs.
    * Tightening torque (nuts -3-): 20 Nm (15 ft lb)
    * Remove nuts -7. and remove control module -1- from bracket.
    * Tightening torque (nuts -7-): 9 Nm (80 in lb)

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    airbag, February 28, 2011, 12:59
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    you wouldnt have a picture of what you are describing do you

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    goodguysdiesel, March 01, 2011, 10:00
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    email me and i can send you a picture...not sure how to post a picture here. goodguysbiodiesel@gmail.com

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