Possible causes/consequences and M Solutions
The front-passenger air bag is disabled during the journey, even
a person larger than a certain size is occupying the front-
If additional forces are applied to the seat, the system may
interpret the occupant's weight as lower than it actually is.
The front-passenger air bag does not deploy during an accident.
There is an increased risk of injury.
Pull over and stop the vehicle safely as soon as possible, paying
attention to road and traffic conditions.
Secure the vehicle against rolling away (
Switch the ignition off.
Have the occupant get out of the vehicle.
Keep the seat unoccupied, close the front-passenger door and
switch on the ignition.
Observe the PASSENGER AIRBAG OFF indicator lamp in the
center console and the multifunction display and check the
Seat unoccupied and ignition switched on:
the PASSENGER AIRBAG OFF indicator lamp must light up and
remain lit. If the indicator lamp is on, OCS has disabled the front-
passenger air bag (
Front Passenger Airbag Enabled See Operator's
Front Passenger Airbag Disabled See
the multifunction display.
Wait for a period of at least 60 seconds until the necessary
system checks have been completed.
Make sure that the display messages do not appear in the
If these conditions are fulfilled, the front-passenger seat can be
occupied again. Whether the PASSENGER AIRBAG OFF indicator
lamp remains lit or goes out depends on how OCS classifies the
If the conditions are not fulfilled, the system is not operating
Visit a qualified specialist workshop immediately.
display messages must not be shown in