SRS Precautions and Procedures - Supplement

Disconnecting the Airbag Connectors, Side Airbag Connectors, Seat Belt Tensioner, and Seat Belt Outer Lap Tensioner Connectors

Before removing a front airbag, side airbag or other SRS related devices (the SRS unit, the cable reel, the side impact sensors, the seat belt tensioner, and seat belt outer lap tensioner connector), disconnecting connectors from related devices, or removing the dashboard or the steering column, disconnect the airbag connectors or the side airbag connectors to prevent accidental deployment.
Turn the ignition switch OFF and disconnect the negative cable from the battery, and wait at least 3 minutes before beginning the following procedures.