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Airbag light flashes while driving my 1994 Linc TC 114,000 mi

The airbag light will flash 3 the 5 blinks or it is 5 and 3. Today it blinked for the entire 8 miles to my brothers but didn't blink at all on the way back. Otherwise car runs and rides smoothe as silk.

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I agree with Mr. Dennis W. l've encountered many with this concern.

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It is flashing a code at u, this indicates the coiled rotating contact under the steering wheel has an open circuit in the airbag connection to the steering column, this contact is called the airbag clock-spring rotating contact, the steering wheel must be removed to replace it, CAUTION: The Airbag must be dis-armed before you remove it from the steering wheel, if it goes off u can be seriously injured.

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