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My name is ***** *****. My issue is that the Service Air Bag light come on yesterday in my 2006 DTS. I haven't had an accident, but was cleaning the interior and trunk. I took out the floor mats, vacuumed under the seats, and replaced the floor mats. I also vacuumed sand out of the trunk and the vacuum went under the cardboard on the left (driver) side of the trunk. When I turned the car on to park it in the garage, I noticed the "Service Air Bag" light was on. It hadn't been on before I began cleaning the car. I suspect I've loosened some wire, but am uncertain. Any easy things I can do to check and see if one of the wires is loose/disconnected?

Mechanic's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

I checked under both front seats and all wires seem to be connected.

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Cadillac Mechanic: Eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager replied 2 years ago
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HI,

Ok, there isnt anything in the trunk area, but there is underneath the front seats. GM only has a diagram for under the driver seat but the passenger side is the same. I have uploaded the diagram. You will need to check that you have not knocked any connectors loose or broken any wiring.

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