Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) Air Bags

This vehicle has Advanced Front Air Bags for both the driver and front passenger as a supplement to the seat belt restraint systems. The drivers Advanced Front Air Bag is mounted in the center of the steering wheel. The passengers Advanced Front Air Bag is mounted in the instrument panel, above the glove compartment. The words SRS AIRBAG are embossed on the air bag covers.

In addition, the vehicle is equipped with a Supplemental Driver Side Knee Air Bag mounted in the instrument panel below the steering column.

Advanced Front
Advanced Front Air Bag And Knee Bolster Locations

1 Driver And Passenger Advanced Front Air Bags
2 Knee Bolster
3 Supplemental Driver Side Knee Air Bagv

Bags. NOTE: These air bags are certified to the Federal regulations for Advanced Air Bags.

The Advanced Front Air Bags are designed to allow the air bags to have different inflation levels based on the severity and type of collision.

This vehicle may be equipped with driver and/or front passenger seat track position sensors that may adjust the inflation level of the Advanced Front Air Bags based upon seat position.

This vehicle may be equipped with a driver and/or front passenger seat belt buckle switch that detects whether the driver or front passenger seat belt is fastened. The seat belt buckle switch may adjust the inflation level of the Advanced Front Air Bags.

This vehicle is equipped with Supplemental Side Air Bag Inflatable Curtains (SABIC) to protect the driver, front, and rear passengers sitting next to a window. The SABIC are located above the side windows. The trim covering the SABIC is labeled SRS AIRBAG.

This vehicle is equipped with Supplemental Seat- Mounted Side Air Bags (SAB). The SAB are marked with an air bag label sewn into the outboard side of the front seats.

 Air Bag covers may not be obvious in the interior trim, but they will NOTE:
Air Bag covers may not be obvious in the interior trim, but they will open during air bag deployment.
After any accident, the vehicle should be taken to an authorized dealer immediately.

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