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How to reset an airbag light on toyota avalon 1997?

Customer Question

how to reset an airbag light on toyota avalon 1997?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Toyotapro replied 7 years ago.
did this light come on while driving or did it come on because of something you did to the car?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

I had to disconnect airbag to replace a broken fan in the right side of the dashboard and airbag light stayed on. I used this procedure with no success.

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Use two short grounding wires, one at TC and one at AB, then
> >
> > With the key ON
> > TC one second
> > AB one second
> > TC one second
> > AB one second
> > TC one second

 

Expert:  Toyotapro replied 7 years ago.
That is the correct procedure, you have to toggle it 5 times within 30 seconds but if the light is staying on then you have created a bigger issue during this "repair" and it will need to be diagnosed and repaired.

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