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2005 GMC airbag light flashes 6 times then stays on

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Vehicle was parked last 4 days and when i drove it today as soon as i started it up the dash computer said airbag service. there was nothing wrong when i parked it 4 days ago???
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Kevin replied 6 years ago.
you will need to have this scanned for the fault code...most likely cause is a bad clock spring...it is the piece inside the steering column directly behind airbag and steering wheel ...it is a high wear part -turning with every movement of the wheel-if this information has been helpful please remember to use the green accept button - thanks ,let me know if i can assist you further
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Reply to Kevin's Post: The fault code is 6
Expert:  Kevin replied 6 years ago.
that is not the air bag code ...the flashes only alert to a failure - it will need to be hooked up to a scanner...not a generic code reader as the later only carry powertrain information

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