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2000 Jetta Airbag warning light came one

I was replacing a fuse on my 2000 VW Jetta and since then the Airbag warning light is on. When i turn on the ignition, the light goes off for a second but comes back on and gives an Airbag Fault warning. How do I fix this problem? Will reseting be helpful and if so, How? I tried disconnecting the Battery for an hour but the light is still there.

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If the light is on, there's a fault stored in the computer. You have to get the trouble code to know what's going on. No way to guess your way out of this. Read this post on airbag lights
Why is my airbag light on Ricks Free Auto Repair Advice

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SOURCE: How do you reset a low tire pressure warning on a 2008 Jetta?

Reset the tire pressure warning, same as you would any service issue. Insert key in ignition, hold wrench button and min button, then start engine.

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SOURCE: 2000 VW Jetta E-Brake Light indicator beeps when brake is off

check the brake fluid level in resevoir,cuold be low,or emergencybrake light switch could be faulty.

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SOURCE: VW Passat STOP brake fault warning

Check the fluid level in the resevoir. If it is low then top it up. However, it went low for a reason - maybe it's just because your brake pads starting to wear out or you could possibly have a brake fluid leak.

If your in any doubt have a pro check it out.

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SOURCE: Have a 2006 VW Jetta 2.5. Engine emission warning

you need to pull the codes and go from there

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SOURCE: P1176 2000 VW JETTA ALREADY CHANGED THE 02

17584/P1176/004470 - Bank1: O2 (Lambda) Correction Behind Catalyst: Control Limit Reached Possible Causes

  • Intake Air System leaking
  • Oxygen Sensor(s) and/or Oxygen Sensor Control faulty
Possible Solutions
  • Check Intake Air System for Leaks (False Air)
  • Check Oxygen Sensor(s) and/or Oxygen Sensor Control (all of them!)
This is the pre 02 sensor located before the catalytic converter.

Posted on Jun 13, 2010

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Looking for the wiring diagram for the air bag system


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