Question about 2003 Ford Explorer

1 Answer

How do i disable the air bag? - 2003 Ford Explorer

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Top Expert:

    An expert who has finished #1 on the weekly Top 10 Fixya Experts Leaderboard.

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

  • Ford Master
  • 74,945 Answers

Disconnect the battery negative cable for 15 minutes before starting work, leace it disconnected until u are done.

Posted on Sep 04, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

How to turn off front air bag Mercedes ml 350


You cannot just disable one air bag . You can disable all of them by pulling the fuse that covers the entire air bag circuit and then you will get the air bag warning constantly on the dash and no air bag protection.

If you try disconnecting the battery and then disconnecting one air bag by fiddling with the wiring connectors to that bag, the air bag warning will show and you will possibly cause the entire system to be shut down.

There are no cheap mickey mouse fixes. If you have an issue with the front air bag because the warning has displayed then take it to Mercedes and have them fix it. If you cannot afford that you are driving the wrong brand of car.

Apr 17, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Disable air bag


there is a law, you cannot disable air bag and if you have an accident and it's prove that is was disable you will have more trouble

Best way is to find the air bag code and see how much it cost to fix it. LIFE IS MORE IMPORTANT
Hope it helps

Mar 31, 2014 | 2005 Chevrolet Malibu

1 Answer

How do I disable the air bag system on my 1987 SDL300?


Pull the air bag fuse & the yellow wire connection under the seat. You do know this is illegal to drive this way don't you!!!

Oct 01, 2012 | 1987 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class

1 Answer

I need to disable my 97 camry air bags


First disconnect the ground from the battery. Then take out the relay for the air bags. Then wait 5 minutes. Then you can start taking off the air bags

Sep 07, 2012 | 1998 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

Chevy tracker horn does not work with air bag disabled


There should be a fuse for the SIR system.
You could also cut the wires to the bag if you know for sure which ones.

Jun 30, 2012 | 2002 Chevrolet Tracker

1 Answer

HOW DO I TURN OFF OR ON THE PASSENGER SIDE AIR BAG ?


I don't believe there is a switch, but if you locate the air bag module or air bag box, then disconnect it, then I think that will disable the air bag.

Feb 18, 2011 | Volkswagen New Beetle Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

How do you disable the airbag in a 2001 ford taurus


do you whant to disable the air bags or the air bag light on the dashboard?? if you want to disable the air bag mecanism you just have to take the fuse out of the fuse box under the dash or under the hood near the battery.

Dec 17, 2010 | 2000 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

Needs key cylinder replacement


This first post is WITH AN AIR BAG:



With Air Bag Before removing the steering wheel, disable the air bag system
Disarming the System To disarm the air bag system, simply disconnect the negative battery cable from the battery. Isolate the battery cable by taping up any exposed metal areas of the cable. This will keep the cable from accidentally contacting the battery and causing deployment of the air bag. Allow the system capacitor to discharge for at least 2 minutes, although 10 minutes is recommended, to allow for the dissipation of any residual energy.

CAUTION Before removing the steering wheel, disable the air bag system (refer to Section 6). Failure to do so could result in accidental air bag deployment and possible injury.


  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable and disable the air bag system.
  2. Set the front tires in a straight-ahead position.
c0447ef.gif
Exploded view of the air bag module mounting

  1. Remove the air bag module retaining nuts from behind the steering wheel.
  2. Remove the air bag module.
  3. If equipped, remove the cruise control switch.
  4. Disconnect the horn wiring.
  5. Remove the steering wheel retaining nut.
  6. Scribe a line mark on the steering wheel and steering shaft if there is not one already.
1c64d39.gif
Use a puller to separate the wheel from the column

  1. Remove the steering wheel using a suitable puller.
To install:
  1. To install, align the scribe marks on the steering shaft with the steering wheel.
  2. Ensure the wheel compresses the 2 locktabs on the clockspring.

Oct 11, 2009 | 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

Passenger side air bag disable


The disable switch is usually key operated and located on the dash. As far as I know you cannot disable this option. Sorry looks like the kids have to stay in the back till they are big enough!

Feb 19, 2009 | 1996 Isuzu Trooper

Not finding what you are looking for?
2003 Ford Explorer Logo

Related Topics:

30 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

74945 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5467 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...