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Fig. 1: Air Bag System Component Identification
Courtesy of MAZDA MOTORS CORP.
Air bag deploys when ignition is on, crash sensor senses adequate deceleration, and SAS unit logic circuits
determine that the impact is sufficient to warrant deployment.
The SAS unit monitors the air bag system for failures. If a failure occurs, the SAS unit turns the AIR BAG
warning light on. If AIR BAG warning light is burned out, SAS unit will sound a buzzer to alert driver of a
system malfunction.
1997 Mazda MX-5 Miata
AIR BAG RESTRAINT SYSTEM 1997 ACCESSORIES/SAFETY EQUIPMENT Mazda - Air Bag Restraint System
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Mazda MX 5 1997 Workshop Manual Summary of Content

Fig. 1: Air Bag System Component Identification Courtesy of MAZDA MOTORS CORP. Air bag deploys when ignition is on, crash sensor senses adequate deceleration, and SAS unit logic circuits determine that the impact is sufficient to warrant deployment. The SAS unit monitors the air bag system for failures. If a failure occurs, the SAS unit turns the AIR BAG warning light on. If AIR BAG warning light is burned out, SAS unit will sound a buzzer to alert driver of a system malfunction. 1997 Mazda MX-5 Miata AIR BAG RESTRAINT SYSTEM 1997 ACCESSORIES/SAFETY EQUIPMENT Mazda - Air Bag Restraint System Microsoft Sunday, July 05, 2009 1:40:47 PM Page 2 2005 Mitchell Repair Information Company, LLC.