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Unread 04-04-2013, 03:01 PM   #1
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Disconnect Airbags for Offroad

Does anyone know if there is a way to disconnect/disable the airbags when offroading? Like an override setting or something.

Hate to hit something and deploy them.

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Unread 04-04-2013, 04:22 PM   #2
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You won't ever need to disable your airbags, ever.
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Unread 04-04-2013, 04:45 PM   #3
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Unless you hit something at 50 mph you won't need to disable it.
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Unread 04-04-2013, 05:29 PM   #4
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What kind of off roading do you plan on doing?!?!
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Unread 04-04-2013, 06:19 PM   #5
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Guess nothing that I'd be going 50+ mph!May he slamming into a mud hole at 25.

Hope you'll are right. I heard replacements are expensive.
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Unread 04-04-2013, 06:23 PM   #6
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I dont think you have anything to worry about. Myself, Big50 and a couple others have done some actual offroading and none of had issues with the airbags. So unless you plan on doing jumps like a Raptor you will be fine (even though mturo just bought a Raptor, too. Jerk. haha)
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Unread 04-04-2013, 06:28 PM   #7
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I dont think you have anything to worry about. Myself, Big50 and a couple others have done some actual offroading and none of had issues with the airbags. So unless you plan on doing jumps like a Raptor you will be fine (even though mturo just bought a Raptor, too. Jerk. haha)
Sweet.

And, sorry, BWoody never did send a sticker!
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Unread 04-04-2013, 06:58 PM   #8
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Dumb! I have all my others on, both rear windows. I just need those two!
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Unread 04-04-2013, 07:18 PM   #9
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Dumb! I have all my others on, both rear windows. I just need those two!
You should call them. Not everyday ppl see wk's like ours. They should be excited to send you a dozen or so.
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Unread 04-05-2013, 05:52 PM   #10
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Unread 04-06-2013, 03:32 PM   #11
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My offroading...

Went down it, but not back up. Tried but spun my wheels on the rocks. Mud and stream made it too wet.
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