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    Last edited by chrisgettings; 14th May 2008 at 14:00.

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    Could've done with that last week when i changed mine,great find chris,be handy for anyone who hasn't done it before........

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    Quote Originally Posted by glenboy View Post
    Could've done with that last week when i changed mine,great find chris,be handy for anyone who hasn't done it before........

    Thats what I thought. Getting the airbag off is the worst bit but if you have done it once you could do it much faster the second time.

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    doing this soon
    so the airbag isnt screwed on then ,,,

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    Quote Originally Posted by kpf1grandprix View Post
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    so the airbag isnt screwed on then ,,,
    Nah, its held in place by two sprung clips. You push a flat blade screw driver through two holes at the rear of the wheel and prise the clip apart (Whilst pulling on the airbag module from the front) one at a time. Tricky the first time. Also this video doesnt tell you that you have to disconnect the battery and leave it for 30 mins.

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    they took there time in getting the wheel of

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    Quote Originally Posted by Leviathan View Post
    Nah, its held in place by two sprung clips. You push a flat blade screw driver through two holes at the rear of the wheel and prise the clip apart (Whilst pulling on the airbag module from the front) one at a time. Tricky the first time. Also this video doesnt tell you that you have to disconnect the battery and leave it for 30 mins.

    wont that muck up the alarm,stereo,and the like???


    i thought you just have to make sure the ignition was off

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    Just make sure you have your radio code before you start,won't affect your alarm......

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    Quote Originally Posted by kpf1grandprix View Post
    wont that muck up the alarm,stereo,and the like???


    i thought you just have to make sure the ignition was off
    Good point! I had to re-enter the radio code afterwards! All the advice I read says disconnect the battery for 30 mins to prevent the airbag going off.

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    i dont have a radio code,,,,,on the pass card its just got the model number

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