During a frontal collision, sensors will • Air bag deployment depends on a
detect the vehicle’s deceleration.If the
rate of deceleration is high enough,
the control unit will inflate the front air
bags, at the time and with the force
number of factors including vehicle
speed, angles of impact and the
density and stiffness of the vehicles
or objects which your vehicle
impacts during a collision. The
determining factors are not limited
to those mentioned above.
The light stays on after illumi-
nating for approximately six
The light comes on while the
vehicle is in motion.
The light blinks when the
engine is running.
The front air bags help protect the
responding to frontal impacts in • The front air bags will completely
which seat belts alone cannot provide
adequate restraint. When needed,
the side air bags help provide protec-
tion in the event of a side impact.
inflate and deflate in an instant. It is
virtually impossible for you to see
the air bags inflate during an acci-
dent. It is much more likely that you
will simply see the deflated air bags
hanging out of their storage com-
partments after the collision.
We recommend that an author-
ized HYUNDAI dealer inspect the
SRS as soon as possible if any
of these conditions occur.
Air bags are activated (able to
inflate if necessary) only when the
ignition switch is in the ON position.
Air bags inflate in the event of cer-
tain frontal or side collisions to help
protect the occupants from serious
Generally, air bags are designed to
inflate based upon the severity of a
collision it’s direction etc.These two
factors determine whether the sen-
sors produce an electronic deploy-
|Categories||Hyundai Manuals, Hyundai Elantra Manuals|
|Document Type||Owners Manual|
|Product Brand||Hyundai, Elantra|
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