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Bigdarcy - in reply to your visitor message as below :-
Originally Posted by bigdarcy
The indicator just comes on when you start the car - its a 53 Scenic 1.6.
Once you press the stalk it is replaced by whatever you previously had up on the display (range, trip etc) but the airbag sign (orange) stays on. I've never had cause to use airbag -no bumps etc. Is there a way to reset the computer without going to local dealer who will charge £85 just to plug their machine in??
It could be a loose connection under one of the front seats to do with the airbag pretensioners. A common fault on a lot of Renault models.
Best to have a look for the connectors (I think they will be grey), unplug and replug them and see if your fault goes away.
A Bosch service centre (such as Nationwide) do have the equipment do a reset I think. They will also fix the connectors if thats the issue. The long term fix for this issue is to cut out the connector and solder the wires together.
Hope that helps.
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2014 Vauxhall Astra Limited Edition 1.4 16v VVT Turbo