Renault Koleos Service Repair Manual: Driver's frontal airbag: Removal - Refitting

Renault Koleos Service Repair Manual / Electrical equipment / Air bag and pretensioners / Driver's frontal airbag: Removal - Refitting

IMPORTANT To avoid any risk of damaging the systems, apply the instructions relating to safety and cleanliness and the operation recommendations before carrying out the repair (see 88C, Air bag and Pretensioners, Airbag and pretensioners: Precautions for the repair, page 88C-6) .

REMOVAL

I - REMOVAL PREPARATION OPERATION

IMPORTANT Never handle the pyrotechnic systems (pretensioners or airbags) near to a source of heat or naked flame - they may be triggered.

 

IMPORTANT To prevent the pyrotechnic components from being permanently deactivated or triggered (airbags or pretensioners), wait for at least 3 min after disconnecting the battery.
  • Disconnect the battery.

II - OPERATION FOR REMOVAL OF PART CONCERNED

WARNING To ensure the airbag is not damaged during removal, do not use a tool with a point or a sharp edge.

Electrical equipment

  • Insert a flat-blade screwdriver into the opening located behind the steering wheel.
  • Unclip the driver's front airbag by pushing the flat-blade screwdriver upwards.

Electrical equipment

Note: To disconnect the airbag connector, insert a flatblade screwdriver wrapped in adhesive tape in the notch (1) , lift the security device (2) and disconnect the connector.

Electrical equipment

  • Disconnect:
    • the driver's front airbag connector (3) ,
    • the horn connector (4) .
  • Remove the driver's front airbag.
IMPORTANT To prevent the any component from being thrown upwards, store the airbag with the inflatable cushion facing upwards.

REFITTING

I - REFITTING PREPARATION OPERATION

IMPORTANT After a seat belt pyrotechnic component is triggered, it is essential to replace certain parts (see 88C, Air bag and Pretensioners, Airbag and pretensioners: Precautions for the repair, page 88C-6) .

II - REFITTING OPERATION FOR PART CONCERNED

  • Connect:
    • the horn connector,
    • the driver's front airbag connector.
  • Fit the driver's front airbag in place.
  • Clip the driver's front airbag on to the steering wheel.

III - FINAL OPERATION.

  • Connect the battery (see 80A, Battery, Battery: Removal - Refitting, page 80A-3) .
IMPORTANT To eliminate the risk of any accident, do not reuse pyrotechnic components.

It is essential to destroy pretensioners or airbags before scrapping a vehicle or a part only (see 88C, Air bag and Pretensioners, Airbags and pretensioners: Recycling - Destruction, page 88C-7) .

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