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2006 Lincoln Town Car Question: what do I do about the airbag dash light staying on and beeping?

 

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carfreak, Fayetteville, NC, July 11, 2012, 16:52
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problem is constant. diagnostic code 33

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    Miles Auto Services (884 Answers) , Richmond, VA - (804) 885-4176
    milesauto July 12, 2012, 07:43
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    Check for a defective driver side pretensioner.

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    carfreak, July 12, 2012, 15:40
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    Thank you. What next?

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    milesauto, July 12, 2012, 20:45
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    Check to make sure pretensioner has not a poor connection issue. Need to check ohms resistance of pretensoner to see if out of spec.

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    carfreak, July 16, 2012, 10:25
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    Is the pretensioner part of the seat belt system?

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    milesauto, July 16, 2012, 11:56
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    Lots of troubles with these cars. It is in the seat belt. Not uncommon for both sides going bad about the same time.

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    carfreak, July 25, 2012, 08:42
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    Thanks for all your help. I tried to get into your estimator section. Need cost estimate parts and labor for driver side seat belt pretensioner.

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    milesauto, July 26, 2012, 04:34
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    The seat belt retrator side is the part that you will probaly need. It is a dealer item that can only purchaced new from a Ford dealer.

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