B1149 SCION Possible Causes
- Faulty Front Airbag Sensor (Left Side)
- Front Airbag Sensor (Left Side) harness is open or shorted
- Front Airbag Sensor (Left Side) circuit poor electrical connection
- Faulty Airbag Sensor Assembly Center
First diagnose B1149 SCION code
Check 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 terminals.
Cost of diagnosing the B1149 SCION code
Labor: 1.0The cost of diagnosing the B1149 SCION code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
B1149 SCION Possible Symptoms
- Air Bag Warning Light ON
B1149 SCION MeaningThe Front Airbag Sensor (Left Side) circuit consists of the diagnosis circuit and the frontal deceleration sensor, etc. If the Airbag Sensor Assembly Center receives signals from the frontal deceleration sensor, it judges whether or not the Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) should be activated. The Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) B1149 is recorded when a malfunction is detected in the Front Airbag Sensor (Left Side) circuit.
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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.