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  1. How do your Seat Belts Work?

    Corolla 8th Generation (1998-2002)
    Ever wonder how seat belts work on your car? I took apart some seat belts from my Corolla to find out just how and made a short video: Three point seat belts are meant to restrain the occupant from smacking the dashboard during a collision. Most seat belts are free to extend and retract...
  2. How a Steering Column Works

    Corolla 8th Generation (1998-2002)
    Here's what's inside the steering column on your car and how it works to turn your wheels. The steering column consists of: wiper switch, turn signal, cruise control, horn and airbag, clock spring, ignition cylinder and steering lock, tilt (if equiped), the steering shaft, and intermediate...
  3. DIY - ES300 Steering Wheel

    Camry 3rd and 4th Gen '92-'01, Solara '99-'03
    Hi All, In my pursuit in trying to add in these nice touches, here's what I did next. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 05/26/2017 : Initial Post 05/26/2017 : fix TORX bit. It is a T30 not T10. Picture is wrong posting T10. Added a...
  4. DIY: Airbag Crash Data Reset

    Corolla 8th Generation (1998-2002)
    When a vehicle is rebuilt after a collision involving airbag deployment, the airbag computer must be replaced. Here’s a video on how to clear the crash data from the airbag computer and reprogram it with clean virgin data. The airbag computer controls the supplemental restraint system in your...
  5. Wont shift out of park!

    Tundra 2nd Generation (2007-2013)
    Hi, I have a 2009 Tundra 2wd with 4.0 L Reg cab, Long bed. The brake light, abs light and airbag light are all on and the truck will not shift out of park. Does anyone have any ideas why this is happening? Also, my back up camera is not working. Can all of of these problems be related?
  6. Latest airbag recall applicable to Camry?

    Camry 5th and 6th Gen '02-'11, Solara '04-'08
    I noticed that the expanded recall announced yesterday is applicable to the 2007-2011 Lexus ES in some regions. As a side note, in my opinion, Toyota should really recall all the cars now and not wait 5-10 years for colder regions. Since the 2007-2011 Lexus ES is based on the 6th generation...
  7. Airbag module reset

    Sequoia Forum
    I've searched but haven't found what I was looking for. I bought a 2005 Sequoia salvage title. Airbags were deployed. They have now been replaced but the airbag light wont go off. I have 2 options: #1 buy a new airbag module for $400 or #2 take my current one out, send it to
  8. How to Remove Airbag System Safely

    Corolla 7th Generation (1993-1997)
    Currently in process of removing the SRS airbag system from a 97 Corolla DX 1.6L Auto. Ive got the battery out, Wire connections unplugged to both the airbag and the sensor under center console. Im at the step of loosening the Torx screws until they catch on the screw casing. Theoretically I...
  9. What's the best use for a torn up, power leather, Drivers Side seat with airbags?

    Camry 3rd and 4th Gen '92-'01, Solara '99-'03
    I recently replaced the front seat in my 1998 Camry XLE; It now sits unused in my garage. Possibilities I've thought of for its future: -Repurpose into gaming chair -Pull everything apart and sell things individually (including airbags) -Sell "as-is" to a private buyer -Leave outside a car...
  10. Airbag Recall Expanded For 2003-2007 Models

    Corolla 9th Gen/1st Gen Matrix (2003-2008)
    Looks like the Takata airbag recall has been expanded voluntarily by Toyota to cover the 9th gen corolla for vehicles registered (or previously registered) in high absolute humidity areas. This is for the passenger airbag only, just thought I'd share since this has just recently been expanded...
  11. Camry Solara Airbag module/unit location

    Camry 5th and 6th Gen '02-'11, Solara '04-'08
    Hi Toyota community, Does anyone knows where the SRS/Airbag module/unit is located? Pictures and/or description would be awesome... :bowdown: :ballandchain: :bowdown:
  12. blinking abs, cruise, and airbag light 1997 toyota camry

    Camry 3rd and 4th Gen '92-'01, Solara '99-'03
    So to start off, I apologise if this is posted in the wrong place, I'm a newb.So I have a 1997 Toyota Camry le 2.2 and a couple days ago my airbag light and abs light started blinking along with the cruise control when I turn on my heater, now this only happens when the car is running but not...
  13. Camry '09: I cut the wires to my seatbelt and now the airbag is off.

    Camry 5th and 6th Gen '02-'11, Solara '04-'08
    I called the only Toyata dealership nearby repeatedly and asked them if they would disable the seatbelt chime, as per the instructions in my car's manual, but they denied knowledge about this. This morning I decided to cut the two wires to my seatbelt and wrap them with electrical tape. This...
  14. SRS airbag code 11 and 14, please help

    Yaris/Scion iA, Vitz and Echo Forum
    Hello, I have a 2002 Echo. My horn quit working and I tried to use a multimeter to find the problem. Well, I disconnected the airbag and turned the ignition accessory over not knowing any different. I'm not very knowledgeable in mechanics. I found my horn problem and put everything back...
  15. Corolla 2005: Removal of Horn Cover

    Corolla 9th Gen/1st Gen Matrix (2003-2008)
    I have a 2005 Corolla 1.4 D4D (European I guess). I'm trying to remove the horn cover but can't seem to find any screws to loosen. According to other sources it should simply be a matter of removing 2 Torx screws on either side of the steering wheel and the horn cover + airbag will come loose...
  16. FS: XRS Ecu and '03 Celica Airbag

    Car Parts for Sale
    Hello Everyone, I have 2 things for sale at this moment. I have excellent feedback on eBay under the ID runneed but I don't usually sell car parts on eBay. I wanted to give people first crack before posting the 2 items there. Paypal payment is preferred and safer for the both of us. Shipping...
  17. Cost of replacing seatbelts/airbags? North Carolina Inspections?

    Corolla 8th Generation (1998-2002)
    Hello all! My girlfriend was recently in a small collision during rush hour (~5-10mph) in which during switching lanes, she rear ended a car that made an abrupt stop. The airbags deployed and the seat belts locked. She lives in North Carolina, and she said something like every year they have...
  18. 2009 Camry - Airbag code 31 -- B1000

    Camry 5th and 6th Gen '02-'11, Solara '04-'08
    Hey guys, My 09 Camry was involved in a frontside impact crash about 2 years ago, I've had the car fixed since then by a body shop. However, my airbag light has been on for several months and will not go off. I've even had someone at a local garage try to turn it off, but it did not work...
  19. I really need help! About my airbags

    Corolla 10th Gen/2nd Gen Matrix (2009-2013)
    So I recently got into an accident, and didn't have insurance at the time.. which I am currently regretting. The damage to my 2010 corolla wasn't all that bad, but my front airbag did deploy. I am thinking about just buying a new front airbag so I won't be pulled over for having a hole in my...
  20. Airbag light in cold weather

    Tacoma 1st Generation (1995.5–2004)
    Afternoon, everyone... I have a 98 Taco 4x4 V6 X cab and the airbag light has been coming on when it's cold (<50F). When the truck warms up a bit, I can shut it off and restart it and the light goes out. Thought on what this might be? Thanks!