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Airbag flashes 3 times then 2 times

My airbag light started flashing. It flashes in the series 3 flashes followed by 2 flashes.

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Code 3 -Open circuit to drivers SRS airbag. This means in almost every case the rotating clock spring ribbon contact under the steering wheel is defective.

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  • Jeremy Wood Oct 24, 2012

    Turns out I got the numbers backwards. It's 23. What is a 23?

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    yadayada Oct 25, 2012

    Got me.

  • Jeremy Wood Oct 25, 2012

    Figured it out. The connector on passenger seat was lose.

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