In an angled collision, the force of Just before impact, drivers often Front air bags may not inflate in
impact may direct the occupants in a brake heavily. Such heavy braking rollover accidents because air bag
direction where the air bags would lowers the front portion of the vehicle deployment could not provide protec-
not be able to provide any additional causing it to “ride” under a vehicle tion to the occupants.
benefit, and thus the sensors may with a higher ground clearance. Air
However, side and curtain air bags
may inflate when the vehicle is rolled
over by a side impact collision.
not deploy any air bags.
bags may not inflate in this "under-
ride" situation because deceleration
forces that are detected by sensors
may be significantly reduced by such
|Categories||Hyundai Manuals, Hyundai Sonata Manuals|
|Document Type||Owners Manual|
|Product Brand||Hyundai, Sonata|
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