How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Enes Your Own Question
Enes, VOLVO Master Technician
Category: Volvo
Satisfied Customers: 4911
Type Your Volvo Question Here...
Enes is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Intermittant fault with Airbag coming up on diagnostics, V40

Customer Question

intermittant fault with Airbag coming up on diagnostics
JA: What is the model/year of your Volvo?
Customer: V40 2004
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes hoping to do it ourselves, so far had it on diagnostics, that shows drivers airbag light intermittant fault, and passenger faulty... car failed NCT test because of it..... airbag light not coming on and going off..
JA: Is anything interfering with the seatbelt latch?
Customer: no
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: We changed the binnacle to see if fault was within that, but it doesnt ...
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose) I prefer working afternoon till just after midnight.

Sorry for the long delay, I got a late start today and have just worked my way down to the bottom of the list where you are. I am going to get a late start tomorrow as well. I feel like I can help on this concern if help is still needed. Please reply and let me know

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
we still need help, will get in touch later this afternoon....
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hello are you there...
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi are you available please...
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I am in Ireland, so it might be hard for me to catch you.. But is there any advice you can give me to try and repair two airbag light faults.. Drivers side is intermittent when ignition started, passenger is not coming on at all. Car failed NCT test over it.. We do have spare car same model for parts...
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Do you know the code numbers which are stored?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No I am sorry we don't, sorry but I think that given the fact that we are on different continents, this advice is not really going to work for us..too slow.. Thank you anyway Sarah