Offvehicle Deployment

Driver-side Air Bag Module

1. Before proceeding, see AIR BAG SAFETY PRECAUTIONS . Remove driver-side air bag module. See DRIVER-SIDE AIR BAG MODULE under REMOVAL & INSTALLATION. Install 2 bolts (6 mm X 35 mm) with washers into holes located in rear of driver-side air bag module. Tighten bolts by hand. DO NOT overtighten bolts.

2. Wrap strong wire at least twice around each bolt. See Fig. 4 . Ensure no slack is present in wire. If slack is present, or wire is not strong enough, driver-side air bag module may become loose due to shock when air bag is deployed.

3. Position driver-side air bag module on rim of a scrap wheel and tire assembly with pad side facing upward. See Fig. 5 . Securely tie driver-side air bag module to wheel rim through lug nut holes. Place a large cardboard box (weighted at sides) or 3 scrap tires on top of driver-side air bag module.

4. Connect Deployment Tool (09082-00700) to driver-side air bag module connector. Position deployment tool at least 33 feet away from driver-side air bag module. Press activation switch to deploy driver-side air bag module. Because of heat, wait 30 minutes before handling driver-side air bag module. Seal deployed air bag module in vinyl bag and dispose of in usual manner.

2001 ACCESSORIES/SAFETY EQUIPMENT Toyota - Air Bag Restraint Systems

Armada Driver Air Bag Module Removal
Fig. 4: Securing Wire To Driver-side Air Bag Module Courtesy of TOYOTA MOTOR SALES, U.S.A., INC.

2001 ACCESSORIES/SAFETY EQUIPMENT Toyota - Air Bag Restraint Systems

Fig. 5: Securing Driver-side Air Bag Module To Wheel Courtesy of TOYOTA MOTOR SALES, U.S.A., INC.

Head Impact Air Bag Module

1. Before proceeding, see AIR BAG SAFETY PRECAUTIONS . Disable air bag system. See DISABLING SYSTEM under DISABLING & ACTIVATING AIR BAG SYSTEM. Remove head impact air bag module. See HEAD IMPACT AIR BAG MODULE under REMOVAL & INSTALLATION.

2. Pass strong wire through air bag module mounting holes. See Fig. 6 . Position head impact air bag module inside a scrap tire with air bag deployment direction facing inside. See Fig. 7 . Secure head impact air bag module to tire with wire. Place this tire between 4 other tires (top tire should have wheel installed). Securely tie all tires together with wire.

3. Connect Deployment Tools (09082-00700 and 09082-00760) to head impact air bag module connector. Position deployment tool at least 33 feet away from head impact air bag. Press activation switch to deploy head impact air bag. Because of heat, wait 30 minutes before handling head impact air bag. Seal deployed air bag module in vinyl bag and dispose of in usual manner.

2001 ACCESSORIES/SAFETY EQUIPMENT Toyota - Air Bag Restraint Systems

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Fig. 6: Securing Wire To Head Impact Air Bag Module Courtesy of TOYOTA MOTOR SALES, U.S.A., INC.
Modukator Repair 2002 Toyota Sequoia
Fig. 7: Securing Head Impact Air Bag Module To Tire Courtesy of TOYOTA MOTOR SALES, U.S.A., INC.

Passenger-side Air Bag Module

2001 ACCESSORIES/SAFETY EQUIPMENT Toyota - Air Bag Restraint Systems

1. Before proceeding, see AIR BAG SAFETY PRECAUTIONS . Remove passenger-side air bag module. See PASSENGER-SIDE AIR BAG MODULE under REMOVAL & INSTALLATION.

2. Position passenger-side air bag module inside a scrap tire with air bag trim cover facing inside. See Fig. 8 . Secure passenger-side air bag module to tire with wire. Place this tire between 4 other tires (top tire should have wheel installed). Securely tie all tires together with wire.

3. Connect Deployment Tool (09082-00700 and 09082-00760) to passenger-side air bag connector. Position deployment tool at least 33 feet away from passenger-side air bag. Press activation switch to deploy passenger-side air bag. Because of heat, wait 30 minutes before handling passenger-side air bag. Seal deployed air bag module in vinyl bag and dispose of in usual manner.

2001 ACCESSORIES/SAFETY EQUIPMENT Toyota - Air Bag Restraint Systems

Passenger Side Airbag Deployment
Fig. 8: Preparing Passenger-side Air Bag Module For Deployment Courtesy of TOYOTA MOTOR SALES, U.S.A., INC.

2001 ACCESSORIES/SAFETY EQUIPMENT Toyota - Air Bag Restraint Systems

Seat Belt Pretensioner

1. Before proceeding, see AIR BAG SAFETY PRECAUTIONS . Remove appropriate seat belt pretensioner. See SEAT BELT PRETENSIONER under REMOVAL & INSTALLATION.

2. Connect Deployment Tools (09082-00700 and 09082-00740) to seat belt pretensioner connector. Position seat belt pretensioner on ground an cover with wheel and tire assembly. See Fig. 9 . Position deployment tool at least 33 feet away from seat belt pretensioner. Press activation switch to deploy seat belt pretensioner. Because of heat, wait 30 minutes before handling. Dispose of deployed pretensioner in usual manner.

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