Passenger air bag is disabled

Asked by GuruHDXCT Jul 01, 2019 at 10:27 AM about the 2017 Subaru Forester

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The Passenger airbag indicator says the airbag is off. Dealer service says this
requires a replacement of passenger seat cushion, a $1400.00 fix. is there
another way to enable the passenger air bag

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No warranty coverage?

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My understanding is that the seat senses your electrical impulses, not just weight, so if you cover the seat or if your clothed legs aren't directly touching the seat (like on a cushion), it will show off.

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