Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help




Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum > Technical Information and Support > Tech Help

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 01-02-2001, 09:36 AM
Jim Villers's Avatar
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2000
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Posts: 490
I just purchased a 1995 E320 wagon that has had some major body work done on it. The steering wheel has obvious signs of being worked on. How can I check that air bags are installed and in "good" working order? The "SRS" light comes on with the key and then goes off. I assume that this "checks" the air bags and the various sensors. Is that correct? Should I inspect/test anything?

__________________
Jim Villers
190SL, 230SL 5-speed, 95 E320 Wagon, 01 E320 Wagon, MGB, Boxster 'S', 190SL "Barn Find"
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 01-02-2001, 08:56 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Posts: 368
If your light turns on and then shuts off you can be 99.9% sure that everything is fine. Including all air bags and seat belt tensioners.
You can also be pretty sure that it has never been in a wreck, unless they changed the air bag sensor. It's pretty easy to check if somebody messed with it. The factory puts paint on the bolts that bolt the sensor to the body. It is located under you radio. Just remove the shifter wood and the ashtray.
They also have a serial number, so you can check with the dealer.


Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
1994 E320 Cruise Control Question ddb Tech Help 17 03-15-2005 08:35 PM
Air compressor/impact wrench question rgnprof Vintage Mercedes 15 03-04-2004 02:57 PM
15 yrs for air bag? euronatura Tech Help 4 01-09-2004 05:10 PM
Air bag and srs system question chunky Tech Help 3 07-07-2002 09:30 AM
'93 W124 Passenger Air Bag removal bd041556 Tech Help 1 12-08-2001 10:13 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:31 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2011 Pelican Parts - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page