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    Air bag question

    If the air bag light remains on, on the dash is it an mot failure?

    Astra mk5 17 dti, previously a cat c

    does any member know please?

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    Thankyou, i thaught as much,
    My friend and i were going to have a look at this car, just passed its mot and described it with the only fault being the airbag light is always on,

    I think we will leave it

    Thanks peteg2004

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    Not an MOT failure. Airbags aren't part of the MOT

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    OOps debate time lol

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    my OH's clio failed its MOT due to the airbag light being on. i just taped over it and put it straight through again, as I knew it was lit due to removing side airbags.

    have heard it only being an advisory though.
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    if u need the light cleared let me know

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    Quote Originally Posted by peteg2004 View Post
    have heard it only being an advisory though.
    Hmm I took mine to the most strict place ever, I had 10 failures including air freshener hanging from rear view mirror. Airbag light was never mentioned.

    Airbags not even mentioned on MOT checklist
    http://www.astraownersclub.com/mot_checks.php

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    Quote Originally Posted by buckle View Post
    Hmm I took mine to the most strict place ever, I had 10 failures including air freshener hanging from rear view mirror. Airbag light was never mentioned.

    Airbags not even mentioned on MOT checklist
    http://www.astraownersclub.com/mot_checks.php
    how does that relate to the mechanical safeness of the car???
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    its in your line of vision hence why its removed by most testers - simple really!!!!

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