why is my airbag light on, and has never used airbag on 2006 Kia Spectra

have 2006 kia sephia, and the airbag light is on, can that light just be turned off or will I have to pay 1100.00 to have it fixed.

by in Virginia Beach, VA on December 09, 2010
1 answer
ANSWER by on May 09, 2011
If there is a failed component that component will have to be replaced because the system self tests itself constantly and will turn the light on and disable the system as soon as a fault is detected. Most shops will only install new from the dealer airbag parts because of liability issues.