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Fixing the air bag

I drove into a fire hydrant this morning and my air bags came off. Can it be fixed and by who? Do I need to get it to KIA spectra specialist?

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Personally i would look online for a new or even used one(not deployed of coarse) and fix it your self, once you take that into a shop and they put it in the system, then your screwed! A deployed air bag automaticly classifies your car as totaled and you will have a marked title or salvage title bringing the price of your car WAY down! Plus they will charge you WAY more then what it cost part and labor included, pretty much they will ******** and there's not much you can do about it. PS i believe you have to buy the whole system, not just the air bag)

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That or a good body shop can do the work.Hope this helps.Good luck.

Posted on Feb 01, 2010

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