Mitsubishi Mirage Driver Airbag Replacement

DIY Cost: $ 25 - 50
Est. Time: 15 - 20 mins
Difficulty: Easy
In this guide, you will learn how to replace the driver airbag on the Mitsubishi Mirage.

What you will need

Procedure

  1. Open the hood and locate the battery on the driver's side of the engine compartment.Opened hood of the Mitsubishi Mirage.The battery of the Mitsubishi Mirage.

     

  2. Disconnect the negative terminal of the battery moves it to the side. Disconnecting the positive is not necessary.  Use a wrench to loosen the 10mm nut on the terminals.Disconnect the positive and negative battery terminal.

     

  3. Push the horn for a few seconds and wait for five minutes before moving to the next step.
  4. Pop out the airbag from the steering wheel. Locate the tiny holes behind the steering wheel and push the Allen wrench or screwdriver into the hole horizontally to detach the airbag spring from the steering wheel.Pop out the airbag of the Mitsubishi Mirage.Repeat on both sides of the steering wheel.The spring on the airbag of the Mitsubishi Mirage.

    This is the spring that will be pushed to detach it from the steering wheel.

  5. Remove the airbag out of the steering wheel. Then pull out the airbag and hold it onto the side.Unlocking the airbag from the steering wheel.Handle the airbag with care.Pulling the airbag out of the steering wheel.

    Hold the airbag with care.

  6. Unlock the connectors behind the airbag and pull it out of the airbag.Remove the electrical connectors out of the airbag.Then put the airbag somewhere safe.Removed airbag of the Mitsubishi Mirage.

     

  7. Install the new airbag. Connect the cables behind the airbag. Make sure to connect the wires back to their original place, do not switch the cables. Lock the connectors by pressing the centerpiece of the connector in. Connecting the cables on to the new airbag.

     

  8. Install the new airbag by pushing it to the steering wheel. The airbag will lock itself in once pushed.Installing the new airbag to the steering wheel.

     


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