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The air bag light came on today "after"(?) have a recall job

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The air bag light came on today "after"(?) have a recall job on the front seatbelt tensioner brackets for my 2011 Malibu LS 2.4L 4 cyl. The code that came up is B1000 (dealer says "in system for internal fault in SDM.
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Customer: Mileage is 94,000 + if that helps.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Dan replied 1 year ago.

Hello, my name is***** is correct, the module costs around $400 and it is about a hour labor to install so around $500 total. You can buy module yourself on ebay for around $100 which will save you $300. Here is a link to buy module, let me know if you have more questions. Thanks.

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http://www.ebay.com/itm/New-OEM-Air-Bag-Airbag-Module-Fits-2011-2012-Chevrolet-Malibu-/322003086619?hash=item4af8e12d1b:g:l00AAOSwG-1WuT-k&vxp=mtr

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