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Old 04-21-2017, 03:41 AM   #11
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Did you reuse the old airbag bolts or use new ones?
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Old 10-12-2017, 11:01 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by ol' skool View Post
Got the air bag off and a iron bar mounted on rubber was clanking around under it. 2 of the 3 rubber 'pins' were rotted.

All I can tell is this is for balance I guess cause it doesn't seem to do anything, no electrical contacts, not mounted on anything else except the steering wheel.

Can I pitch this thing?
I would not recommend removal/disposal of that bar. Nissan put that there for a reason, I would bet it is to prevent you from damaging the backside of the airbag assembly with over zealous use, punching, of the horn or such. I would not want to be the one who's hand is blown off by a premature detonation, or maybe not having the airbag when you need it.

peace, Wolf
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Old 10-30-2017, 08:36 PM   #13
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has anyone ever seen an air bag pop on a D21?
mine was wrecked hard in front when got it and didn't deploy.

every wrecked one I see on clist or in junk yard that is smashed the airbag isn't deployed.

I guess if you crashed hard enough and it deploys I dont think it will do any good..lol

p.s. I dremeled that p.o.s saftey torx bolt nub out so i could get an allen wrench in there to take them out.
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