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Old 01-16-2016, 09:16 AM   #1
bmwboy323i
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air bag warning light

The direction indicator needed replacement due old age. In order to change it I had to disconnect the steering wheel and the air bag unit. After installing a new one and connecting the air bag and steering wheel again which all functioned there was a error; the air bag warning light stays on.
Any suggestions on what went wrong?

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Old 01-17-2016, 09:23 AM   #2
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You should have disconnected the battery before starting the turn signal project. You'll have to have SRS system fault reset by a shop or the dealer. Sorry!
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Old 01-17-2016, 09:42 AM   #3
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There is an air bag (SRS) code reader and reset tool sold by Peake Research that you can use to read the code and turn off the dashboard warning light. I think this will work for you but you should check with Peake on this. Otherwise you will likely pay a garage almost as much to reset the light as the code reader costs.
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Old 01-17-2016, 11:03 AM   #4
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before starting the turn signal project I disconnected the battery. I solved the problem with iCarsoft scanner i910.
Thank you very much for your answers.

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