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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: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  James replied 1 year 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.