AIRBAG SYSTEM, Diagnostic DTC:B1615/14

DTC Code DTC Name
B1615/14 Front Airbag Sensor LH Malfunction

DESCRIPTION

The front airbag sensor LH circuit consists of the airbag ECU assembly and front airbag sensor LH.

The front airbag sensor LH detects impacts to the vehicle and sends signals to the airbag ECU assembly to determine if the airbag and pretensioner should be deployed.

DTC B1615/14 is stored when a malfunction is detected in the front airbag sensor LH.

DTC No. DTC Detection Condition Trouble Area
B1615/14
  • Front airbag sensor LH malfunction

  • Airbag ECU assembly malfunction


  • Front airbag sensor LH

  • Airbag ECU assembly

WIRING DIAGRAM

Refer to DTCs B1617/84 and B1618/84 Click here.

INSPECTION PROCEDURE

Note

After turning the power switch off, waiting time may be required before disconnecting the cable from the negative (-) auxiliary battery terminal. Therefore, make sure to read the disconnecting the cable from the negative (-) auxiliary battery terminal notices before proceeding with work Click here.

PROCEDURE


  1. CHECK FRONT AIRBAG SENSOR LH


    1. A0043JQE01
      Text in Illustration
      *1 Front Airbag Sensor RH
      *2 Airbag ECU Assembly

      Turn the power switch off.

    2. Disconnect the cable from the negative (-) auxiliary battery terminal.

      CAUTION:

      Wait at least 90 seconds after disconnecting the cable from the negative (-) auxiliary battery terminal to disable the SRS system.

    3. Interchange the front airbag sensor LH with RH and connect the connectors.

    4. Connect the cable to the negative (-) auxiliary battery terminal.

    5. Clear the DTCs stored in memory Click here.

    6. Turn the power switch off.

    7. Turn the power switch on (IG), and wait for at least 60 seconds.

    8. Check for DTCs Click here.

      Result
      Result Proceed to
      DTCs B1610/13 and B1615/14 are not output. A
      DTC B1615/14 is output. B
      DTC B1610/13 is output. C

      Tech Tips

      Codes other than DTCs B1610/13 and B1615/14 may be output at this time, but they are not related to this check.

    9. Turn the power switch off.

    10. Disconnect the cable from the negative (-) auxiliary battery terminal.

      CAUTION:

      Wait at least 90 seconds after disconnecting the cable from the negative (-) auxiliary battery terminal to disable the SRS system.

    11. Return the front airbag sensor LH and RH to their original positions and connect the connectors.


    B
    C
    A