SRS airbag system monitors

Type A
Type A

Type B
Type B

A diagnostic system continually monitors the readiness of the SRS airbag system (including front seatbelt pretensioners) while the vehicle is being driven. The SRS airbag system warning light AIRBAG will show normal system operation by lighting for approximately 6 seconds when the ignition switch is turned to the ON position.

The following components are monitored by the indicator:
- Front sub sensor
Right-hand side
Left-hand side
- Airbag control module (including impact and rollover sensors)
- Frontal airbag module
Drivers side
Front passengers side
- Side airbag sensor
Center pillar right-hand side
Center pillar left-hand side
- Side airbag module
Drivers side
Front passengers side
- Curtain airbag sensor
Rear wheel house right-hand side
Rear wheel house left-hand side
- Curtain airbag module
Right-hand side
Left-hand side
- Satellite safing sensor (under the rear center seat)
- Seatbelt pretensioner
Drivers side
Front passengers side
- Seatbelt buckle switch (front passengers side)
- Front passengers seatbelt tension sensor
- Front passengers occupant detection system weight sensor
- Front passengers occupant detection control module
- Front passengers frontal airbag ON and OFF indicator
- All related wiring

If the warning light exhibits any of

If the warning light exhibits any of the following conditions, there may be a malfunction in the seatbelt pretensioners and/or SRS airbag system. Immediately take your vehicle to your nearest SUBARU dealer to have the system checked. Unless checked and properly repaired, the seatbelt pretensioners and/or SRS airbag will not operate properly in the event of a collision, which may increase the risk of injury.

- Flashing or flickering of the warning light
- No illumination of the warning light when the ignition switch is first turned to the ON position
- Continuous illumination of the warning light
- Illumination of the warning light while driving

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