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James, Ford Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  Ford Senior Master Tech, Ford gas and diesel expert, ASE Certified
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Airbag light flashes 5 times then a pause then flashes 1

Customer Question

airbag light flashes 5 times then a pause then flashes 1 more time
JA: Is anything interfering with the seatbelt latch?
Customer: not that i am aware of
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 1994 f 150 5.0
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: would like to fix myself,have replaced the clock spring also ,horn now works,but cruse stilol dont work
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  James replied 10 months ago.

Hello, If you check fuse 8,17,18 or 16 are any of them blown? The 51 code indicates the airbag diagnostic module thermal fuse has blown due to a short circuit.