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Offline Sidbajaj

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Replaced Golf mk6 stereo and triggered airbag light, Help!
« on: September 17, 2018, 07:12:25 pm »
Hi Guys, this is my first post here, needed some help from you VW Guruís. I installed a RCD330G. The mechless version. While I did that I removed the passenger airbag warning light to remove some cables from the old stereo tapped into the Climatronic. I made the mistake of switching on the ignition to test without reconnecting the light.

Now the car is giving me a airbag warning light... pretty silly thing to do, I know!

Is there any way to maybe unplug the battery or something and clear the light, or do I have to go to a VW dealer and shell out mega bucks for a vagcom? 

Anyone with a vagcom that can help in central auckland. Iíll come to you and bring a six pack to show my appreciation! :)
« Last Edit: September 17, 2018, 07:18:27 pm by Sidbajaj »

Offline KsDub

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Re: Replaced Golf mk6 stereo and triggered airbag light, Help!
« Reply #1 on: September 18, 2018, 08:32:54 am »
Not an expert but disconnecting the battery for some period of time should reset the code

Offline The Red Warrior

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Re: Replaced Golf mk6 stereo and triggered airbag light, Help!
« Reply #2 on: September 18, 2018, 04:09:14 pm »
I can do it for you if you're willing to travel Botany.
You may find someone closer though if you want to wait.

Offline GLIDN

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Re: Replaced Golf mk6 stereo and triggered airbag light, Help!
« Reply #3 on: September 20, 2018, 01:25:11 pm »
I'm based on the shore if you'd like to swing past. Can certainly assist.
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Offline Sidbajaj

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Re: Replaced Golf mk6 stereo and triggered airbag light, Help!
« Reply #4 on: October 01, 2018, 06:50:00 am »
Thanks for the offer of assistance, I managed to find someone with a cable who reset the light for me!

Next project... get the reverse camera installed...

Offline Sidbajaj

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Re: Replaced Golf mk6 stereo and triggered airbag light, Help!
« Reply #5 on: October 01, 2018, 06:51:51 am »
Not an expert but disconnecting the battery for some period of time should reset the code

Unplugging the battery doesnít reset this light. Tried it overnight and it didnít work for me.  :(