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Air bag light is flashing then stays on. can i disconnect the fuse and relay without incident

Had some dash lights out, there was a series of beeps, 5 times then a series of 5 times x 5. replaced the burned out bulbs. beeping stopped but the air bag light is flashing now. can i remove the relays and fuses without any problems

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