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2005 Chevrolet Impala Question: The air bag light stays on after blinking seven times in 2005 Impala.

 

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Rustyjerome, 3.4L V6, Eastport, ME, April 02, 2013, 06:02
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When I start the car the air bag light blinks seven times and then stays on while ever the key is on and, or while the engine is running.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13269 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper April 02, 2013, 06:29
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    scan codes and post so we can adv.while the light is on or blinking you have non operating srs system. bags will not deploy in an accident

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    Miles Auto Services (884 Answers) , Richmond, VA - (804) 885-4176
    milesauto April 02, 2013, 06:29
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    There is a fault in air bag system. The system needs to be tested with a compatibale scanner that can retrive the fault codes. Most generic code readers are not able to do this task. Many shops have invested in the correct equipment to run diagnostics on your sytem along with the GM dealers.

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