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      06-05-2009, 09:11 PM   #9
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Drives: 2016 CLA45 AMG
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Originally Posted by BM2006i View Post
i've tested it again this morning. when i start the engine, the Airbag light comes on ONLY when i have a passenger in the front seat. When it's on, it will stay on. The weird thing is IF i turned the engine off(with the passenger still in the seat, wait 20 secs) and started the car again, the airbag light was off and became normal again.

does this mean there's a sensor problem? or airbag problem?
The seat mat as referred to in the article and the airbag sensor are one in the same. As HermesRider said, call your dealer and provide your VIN number, they will be able to tell you straight away if your car is affected.
2016 Mercedes-AMG CLA45
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