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post #1 of 6 Old 08-08-2013, 06:35 AM Thread Starter
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06 Airbag light was random/Now On all the time

I hate to be "That guy" but the search isn't working for me.

Can someone point me in the direction of a fix troubleshooting thread or if it's a common issue, tell me what to fix.

It's a 06 WK with 70k miles, no accidents. Last year, the light would turn on with the chime once in a blue moon randomly and then shut off. It began to increase in frequency and now it's to the point where it's on all the time.

I do not drive the WK very often and I was not told of the issue till it the light was on all the time.

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post #2 of 6 Old 08-08-2013, 11:46 AM
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Check the wiring under the seats. Sometimes they can get bunched up and set off the light.

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post #3 of 6 Old 08-08-2013, 01:20 PM
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Do you have a way to check and see if there are any codes?

(BTW, the search is now working for me.)
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post #4 of 6 Old 08-08-2013, 02:20 PM
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Do you have an aftermarket radio/head unit?

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post #5 of 6 Old 08-08-2013, 08:58 PM
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I am also having the same problem i have tried resetting it many times with my super chips programmer. I cant figure it out and its annoying to see it on the dash. It happened one day when i leaned on the passenger seat with my knee. I only weigh 145 pounds so it couldn't be from to much weight.

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post #6 of 6 Old 08-09-2013, 01:34 AM
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On my WJ, it was a bad airbag control module (ACM). I just replaced it with a used one from an '04 from eBay, and the issue is gone. The module is under the center console.

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