Carrying a baby in a rear facing child seat? Here’s how to deactivate your front passengers air bag.
DO NOT deactivate the front passenger airbag if you’re using a front facing child seat. If not using the baby seat, activate the air bag once more.
What to look out for:
•The deactivation switch will be in the glove box. If not, then it will be on the side of the passengers’ seat.
• Look for the deactivation lock. It should look like a small circle You should look out for a small circle that says “Passenger airbag” around it.
• Insert your car key. Turn it until the white mark points to the ‘off’ position.
• Next, turn on the ignition to see if the airbag has been deactivated.
• On your dashboard, the airbag deactivation warning symbol should illuminate. This should indicate that it has now been turned off and is not in use.