DTC Troubleshooting: 11-4, 12-4

DTC 11-4:  Short to Power in Driver's Side Airbag Inflator (With OPDS unit model)
DTC 12-4:  Short to Power in Right Side Airbag Inflator (Without OPDS unit model)

Special Tools Required
SRS inflator simulator (  07SAZ-TB4011A)

SRS simulator lead E (  07XAZ-S1A0200)

1.Erase the DTC memory.

2.Turn the ignition switch ON (II), and check that the SRS indicator comes on for about 6 seconds and then goes off.

Does the SRS indicator stay on?

YES - Go to 3.

NO - Intermittent failure, system is OK at this time. Go to Troubleshooting Intermittent Failures.

3.Turn the ignition switch OFF. Disconnect the battery negative cable, and wait for 3 minutes.

4.Disconnect the SDi connector (1) from the driver's right side airbag (A).


5.Connect the special tool (2 W connector) to the SDi connector.

6.Reconnect the battery negative cable.

7.Erase the DTC memory.

8.Read the DTC.

Is DTC 11-4 or DTC 12-4 indicated?

YES - Go to 9.

NO - Short to power in the driver's (right) side airbag inflator; replace the driver's (right) side airbag.n

9.Disconnect the battery negative cable, and wait for 3 minutes.n

10.Disconnect the SPo connector (1).


11.Disconnect the U2o connector (1) from the SRS unit (A).


12.Turn the ignition switch ON (II).

13.Check for voltage between the No. 6 terminal of U2o connector and body ground, and between the No. 17 terminal and body ground. There should be 0.5 V or less.


Is the voltage as specified?

YES - Faulty  SRS unit; replace the SRS unit.n

NO - Short to power in the floor wire harness; replace the floor wire harness.n