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Silverado 2012 airbaglight is on and said serviceairbag,

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Silverado 2012 airbaglight is on and said serviceairbag
JA: Are you fixing your Silverado yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: We're trying and no.. we just find out
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No that's the only issue
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 8 months ago.

You will not be able to "RESET" the Air Bag Light until you scan the Vehicle for Trouble Codes in the Restraint System
Most Generic Scan Tools cannot do this
It is best to have a Body Shop or GM Dealer Scan for Trouble Codes, then once the problem is fixed, the Air Bag Light can be RESET
Some Shops will RESET it, but the Light will come back on, if the problem that triggered it is not fixed
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Customer: replied 8 months ago.
The light went off by itself ...thank you ....
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 8 months ago.

great.........then the issue has cured itself......many times the seat switch can stick setting the light, which will store a code in the Computer, to be retrieved via Scan Tool.

IF the issue returns, you need to have it checked