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Side curtain airbag replacment

After an accident my drivers side airbag deployed. I am repairing the car myself. Can I replace the airbag and SDM myslef from a donor car?

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    Troy Sexton Apr 15, 2014

    I bought a 2000 lesabre for the doors and side airbag. I am wondering if I can use the airbag controller module (SDM) from this donor car for my 2001 Lesabre. I could also use help with how to remover the side airbag out of the front seat. Any ideas would be appericated!

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Yeah you can use them parts from your donor car, but when you install airbag and controller it has to be resetted anyway with some fault code reader. Better change the seat as well, they are integrated in the seat I dont think that will be easy to change seat airbag, but I could be wrong

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SOURCE: airbag locations

There is an air bag in steering wheel and dash board in front of passenger front seat. A crash sensor will set them off during a hard impact to the front or rear of vehicle.

Posted on May 30, 2010

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SOURCE: Ai bags & Horn

You will have to install a switch in the steering colum whwre the airbag mounted, of course you will have to remove the airbag a good used airbag is about $200 a new one a lot more.

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SOURCE: horn after air bag deployment

check your fuses, if no then there is a horn locate near the front bumper it probable damage.

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Well the heater core is located under the dash on the passenger side, usually cased in a plastic housing.You may have to remove the glove box in order to have access to. And when you get to the point, when you are disconnecting the coolant lines and remove the core you use some clothes to protect the carpet as fluid may drip. Post comments for further help or information........
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