DTC Troubleshooting: 34-9x

DTC 34-9x (34-90 to 34-99, 34-9A to 34-9F):
Short to Ground in Right Side Curtain Airbag Inflator

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, and is DTC 34-9x indicated?


YES - Go to 3.


NO - Intermittent failure, system is OK at this time. Go to Troubleshooting Intermittent Failures. If another DTC is indicated, go to the DTC troubleshooting index.


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

4.Disconnect the right side curtain airbag 2P connector from the floor wire harness (A).

 

5.Connect the SRS inflator simulator (2 W connector) and simulator lead E to the floor wire harness.

6.Reconnect the battery negative cable.

7.Erase the DTC memory.

8.Read the DTC.

Is DTC 34-9x indicated?


YES - Go to 9.


NO - Short to ground in the right side curtain airbag inflator; replace the right side curtain airbag.n


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

10.Disconnect SRS unit connector C (28P) from the SRS unit.

11.Disconnect the SRS inflator simulator from the SRS simulator lead.

12.Check resistance between each terminal of the SRS simulator lead and body ground. There should be an open circuit or at least 1 MW.

 

Is the resistance as specified?


YES - Faulty SRS unit or poor contact at SRS unit connector C (28P) and the SRS unit. Check the connection; if the connection is OK, replace the SRS unit.n


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