HELP .Airbag light stays on,horn doesnt work ... - MustangForums.com


General Tech Ask model specific questions in the appropriate category below. All other general questions within.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-17-2006, 12:51 AM   #1  
fryrice
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location:
Posts: 14
Default HELP .Airbag light stays on,horn doesnt work ...

I replaced the clock spring thinking that was it ,and I checked the fuses. My horn,interior lights ,and power door locks dont work .Also,when I start it ,the airbag lights blinks ,and then stays on .

What else is there ? Its a 97gt ,5speed.


p.s.-I just had the entire dash out ,replacing the heater core. There is one plug behind the glove box that is not hooked to anything .
fryrice is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2006, 09:33 AM   #2  
GreyStang
5th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location:
Posts: 3,062
Default RE: HELP .Airbag light stays on,horn doesnt work ...

Sounds like your steering column wiring harness is not all connected. Trace it trough with a wiring schematic. And give all the connectors a good push to make sure they're ALL seated. Maybe one of them just "looks" like it's fully in place.

Do your turn signals/wipers/etc all work?
GreyStang is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2006, 02:03 PM   #3  
fryrice
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location:
Posts: 14
Default RE: HELP .Airbag light stays on,horn doesnt work ...

My horn ,interior lights,tail lights,power locks dont work,and my air bag lights stays on.

I have my center console out,and those plugs are undone ,but i dont think they would affect that stuff.
fryrice is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2006, 02:25 PM   #4  
GreyStang
5th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location:
Posts: 3,062
Default RE: HELP .Airbag light stays on,horn doesnt work ...

You'd be surprised how much cross-connectivity there is in a car wiring harness. Sometimes several circuits share a common ground, disconnect that & all hell breaks loose. Reconnect all the stuff & try it out again just to confirm that ISN'T your problem
GreyStang is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2006, 02:26 PM   #5  
fryrice
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location:
Posts: 14
Default RE: HELP .Airbag light stays on,horn doesnt work ...

Good idea. Im gonna try that here soon.
fryrice is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2006, 06:31 PM   #6  
fryrice
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location:
Posts: 14
Default RE: HELP .Airbag light stays on,horn doesnt work ...

ITS FIXED !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Ok,the big *** plug on the drivers side floor with the bolt in it wasn't tightened all the way ! It was plugged in tight ,but I said hey,what do I have to loose ? So I tightened down on the bolt a few times , stuck the key in the ignition ,puckered my *** cheeks ,and turned the key . The chime was goin,dome lights were on,oh it was sweet sweet music !

Thanks to everyone who chimed in (pun intended) and offered up their advise .I know you guys probably haven't slept in day because of this (yeah right) ,but you can rest easy that muh Stang is back in business !![sm=bounceybounce.gif][sm=gears.gif][sm=patriot.gif]
fryrice is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Brake lights staying on all the time, draining my battery... bond007 V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 2 08-26-2015 11:36 PM
Alternator problem? jjwinel78 V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 1 08-17-2015 03:34 PM
Need Help Diagnosing Have Codes (Confused) djbigskrilla 2005-2014 Mustangs 13 08-11-2015 12:59 PM
Mustangdanny Mustangdanny 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 3 08-10-2015 09:34 PM
Battery light help lrogers0613 2005-2014 Mustangs 1 08-06-2015 10:51 PM


Tags
99, air, airbag, bag, car, core, doesnt, dont, heater, horn, light, musatang, mustang, replacing, stays, work

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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 Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:06 AM.


© 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands
We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.