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How fast do you have to be going to deploy the airbag in a fender ...

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Nov 17, 2010 ... Because air bag sensors measure deceleration, vehicle speed and ... The jolt of driving off the pavement woke her up and she yanked the ...

Air Bag FAQs - Safercar.gov

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What should I do when the "PASS AIR BAG OFF" (or “PASSENGER AIR BAG .... factors including: the characteristics of the crash (e.g., speed, other vehicle(s) ...

My Airbag Did Not Deploy-What Went Wrong? - The Air Bag Blog ...

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Mar 16, 2009 ... Between these two speeds, the air bags may or may not deploy, ... and under- ride impacts where the front of your car goes under the side or ...

When Should An Airbag Deploy? - ConsumerAffairs.com

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May 25, 2010 ... But that doesn't necessarily mean the airbags failed. And the speed of the car and the force of the impact don't, in and of themselves, determine ...

Advanced Frontal Air Bags | National Highway Traffic Safety ...

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When appropriate, it may signal the frontal air bag(s) to shut off entirely (referred to as "suppression"). ... other key factors, such as your vehicle's speed, the type of impact, impact direction, the air bag ... The same goes for front seat passengers.

What does it feel like when your airbag goes off? - Straight Dope ...

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The load bang was the airbags going off, not from the impact of the vehicles. ..... Even in a slow-speed crash, the force of a deployed airbag can ...

Airbags | Airbag deployment | Car crashes - Drive.com.au

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Mar 31, 2010 ... Airbags undoubtedly save lives, but drivers shouldn't expect them to deploy ... slams into you at speed from behind and catapults you into the car in front. .... near front and curtain airbags, or otherwise switching the airbags off.

Is an impact required for vehicle airbags to deploy? | Ask MetaFilter

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The sensor doesn't set off the airbag, as such, but a control module. ... and you get hit from behind by someone going 50+, the airbags wouldn't go off? .... Most SRS systems don't engage until a speed threshold is reached.

Airbag Injuries and Car Accidents | by Nolo

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When a car's airbag deploys, it comes out of the dashboard at extremely high speed, generally over 100 MPH. The airbag will also be hot and may be covered  ...

Air Bags and Crash Sensors - Auto Diagnosis Repair Help

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In reality, the air bag may deploy at higher or lower speeds. .... The following YouTube video clip shows some doofus sitting on an air bag when it goes off.

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Apr 9, 2012 ... Speed of impact is the main thing that controls the bags. Wheels not moving hitting the back of a truck going forward = not enough the set off the ...

at what speed of impact should an airbag deploy - CarGurus

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Jul 20, 2007 ... is there a minimum speed of impact that an airbag must deploy? ... releasing then it repeats until you come off the pedal, this should be common. ... I was in a accident where the guy was going 70 in a 35 he hit me on my rear ...

At what speed do airbags deploy? | Reference.com

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An airbag fully deploys at a speed of about 60 to 186 miles an hour upon impact. Comparatively, this is the top speed of Japan's Shinkansen Bullet Train.