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What does this connector do?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Sg5845, Feb 6, 2011.

  1. Feb 6, 2011 at 1:47 PM
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    Sg5845

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    I was taking a few trim pieces off to put carbon fiber wrap on and when I popped the piece off on the passengers side air vent (near the stereo), I saw this connector (not plugged in to anything). It looks like there is a holder on the back side of the trim piece to hold it in place. Anybody know what it is supposed to be for?

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  2. Feb 6, 2011 at 1:50 PM
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    andrew862

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    My guess is the air bag disabling switch, if equipped. I cant think of anything else in that location.
     
  3. Feb 6, 2011 at 1:53 PM
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    snowgod06

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    crap bolted and welded together....
    yea its the airbag switch.
     
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    Yep, That's where my Passenger Air Bag Off Switch is

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  5. Feb 6, 2011 at 8:55 PM
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    which version doesn't come with the air bag off switch? The dub cab?
     
  6. Feb 6, 2011 at 8:59 PM
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    Anything that's wrapped in yellow (or yellow & black, I can't remember) is a wire that is a part of the SRS system. In my DC that plug isn't used, the sensor is in the passenger seat.
     
  7. Feb 6, 2011 at 8:59 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Yep.
     
  8. Feb 7, 2011 at 10:04 AM
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    But if you had 3 kids under.. whatever poundage they say... you could get a switch maybe?
     
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