I dented my buddies passenger air bag cover and i told her i would replace it. I understand that i would have to purchase the whole airbag. Is it easy to install? I am no pro but i can fix things, I replaced my own radiator and altenator for example. How would I go about doing this?
Replace Airbag on 2005 Volkswagen Jetta
by theword24 in San Antonio, TX on October 13, 2009
ANSWER by patrick mannion on October 13, 2009
Before replacing the air bag ensure the battery is disconnected for ten minutes or so or the airbag could deploy. Autozone have some repair manuals for popular vehicles on line for free, I think you need to sign up and give them your email address. There is a company that independent auto repair shops "buy" their information from that offer a very reasonable service to do it yourselvers. You get a one year subscription to year make and model specific repair procedures, service bulletins, component locations, wiring diagrams ect.... great quality information same as the professionals have ,much better than generic workshop manuals from parts stores, much cheaper than the factory manual. http://www.alldatadiy.com/ Its best to have the proper procedure and torque specs to do a proper repair.
replacing airbags,but dont know where module is located.found used parts to replace.
passenger one side deployed airbag and on the whole interior of the rib of the car. on the passenger side only. How much at a good pricing for my jetta 2001 of 119,000 ml.
I have a 199.5 vw jetta vr6 AFP!I am getting many electrical short to ground codes and i cleaned the terminals under the battery box and the car is still running really rough and really rich! I not...
Previous owner turned car into stationary object; very minimal body damage, but airbag deployed on that front pass. seat only. Can I replace this or is there more to it than changing parts? Oh and...