Kia Soul: Side Airbag (SAB) Module Description and Operation - Airbag Module - RestraintKia Soul: Side Airbag (SAB) Module Description and Operation

Kia Soul EV (PS EV) 2015-2020 Service Manual / Restraint / Airbag Module / Side Airbag (SAB) Module Description and Operation

Description
The Side Airbags (SAB) are installed inside the front seat to protect the driver and front passenger from danger when side crash occurs. The SRSCM determines deployment of side airbag by using Side Impact Sensor (SIS) signal.
   
Never attempt to measure the circuit resistance of the airbag module (squib) even with a specified tester as measuring circuit resistance with a tester may result in accidental airbag deployment that leads to serious personal injury.
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