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B0029 Acura Code - Decreased Resistance In The Right Side Curtain Airbag

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- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B0029 Acura?

  • Faulty Right Side Curtain Airbag
  • Right Side Curtain Airbag harness is open or shorted
  • Right Side Curtain Airbag circuit poor electrical connection

|How to Fix the B0029 Acura Code?

Start by checking the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

|Code B0029 Acura Tech Notes

DTC B0029-1A: Decreased Resistance In The Right Side Curtain Airbag Inflator
DTC B0029-11: Short To Ground In The Right Side Curtain Airbag Inflator
DTC B0029-12: Short To Power In The Right Side Curtain Airbag Inflator
DTC B0029-13: Open Or Increased Resistance In The Right Side Curtain Airbag Inflator

|What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code B0029 Acura?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B0029 Acura code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

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|What are Code B0029 Acura Possible Symptoms?

  • Air Bag Warning Light ON

|What Does the B0029 Acura Code Mean?

The driver's airbag is located in the center of the steering wheel. The front passenger's airbag is located in the dashboard on the front passenger's side. The airbag modules adopt dual inflators for the driver's and/or the front passenger's airbag according to the specifications. The dual inflators increase airbag effectiveness by properly adjusting the timing when the two inflators are ignited (together or sequentially) referring to the collision speed or collision impact.

B0029 Acura Code - Decreased Resistance In The Right Side Curtain Airbag

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Precautions for SRS “AIR BAG” and “SEAT BELT PRE-TENSIONER” Service

  • Never probe the electrical connectors on air bag, side air curtain modules or seat belts.
  • Never disassemble or tamper with safety belt buckle/retractor pretensioners, adaptive load limiting retractors, safety belt inflators, or probe the electrical connectors.
  • Do not use electrical test equipment to check SRS circuits unless instructed to in this Service Manual.
  • Before servicing the SRS, turn ignition switch OFF, disconnect both battery cables and wait at least 3 minutes. For approximately 3 minutes after the cables are removed, it is still possible for the air bag and seat belt pre-tensioner to deploy. Therefore, do not work on any SRS connectors or wires until at least 3 minutes have passed.
Failure to follow this instruction may result in the accidental deployment of these modules, which increases the risk of serious personal injury or death.