Kia Optima: Air Bag System Components - Air Bag - Supplemental Restraint System - Knowing your vehicle - Kia Optima MS/Magentis 2000-2005 Owners ManualKia Optima: Air Bag System Components

The main components of your SRS are:

To indicate that your vehicle is equipped with drivers and passengers side

To indicate that your vehicle is equipped with drivers and passengers side air bags, the air bag covers on the steering wheel and on the dashboard are marked SRS AIR BAG.

Passengers side air bag

Passengers side air bag

The Importance of Using Safety Belts
There are four very important reasons to use safety belts even with an air bag supplemental restraint system. They: help keep you in the proper position (away from the air bag) when it inflates. ...

How the Drivers Air Bags (SRS) Work
The drivers air bags are stored in the steering wheel hub. The passengers air bag is stored in the dashboard above the glove box. In certain frontal collisions, your air bags will instantly infla ...

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Installation
Installation is the reverse of removal. Canister installation bolt:3.9 ~ 5.9 N.m (0.4 ~ 0.6 kgf.m, 2.9 ~ 4.3 lb-ft) ...

Oil Pressure Switch Repair procedures
Inspection 1. Check the continuity between the terminal and the body with an ohmmeter. If there is no continuity, replace the oil pressure switch. 2. Check the continuity between the terminal ...

Windshield Wiper Blade Maintenance
Contamination of either the windshield and wiper blades with foreign matter such as insects, tree sap, and hot wax treatments used by some commercial car washes can reduce wiper effectiveness. If ...

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