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2011 Hyundai Tucson GL FWD 4dr Man *Ltd Avail*

2011 Hyundai Tucson
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May 26, 2012, 7:38 pm


Question: What is cost to totally replace, including est. labor fees, the airbag on my vehicle?

My 06' Hyundai Tucson was totaled recently. My driver side airbag deployed. In waiting to hear back from insurance company in estimated damage, if it's not totaled how much is it going to cost to replace airbag?

June 3, 2012, 5:24 pm

Ron W
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When an airbag deploys, the whole system must be checked. It's very possibly the computer and sensors will need to be replaced as well. If the wiring melted at the airbag, you may need to replace the harness as well.

A shop will need to look at it to see what needs replacement, so there's no good way to give an estimate for this type of problem without seeing the vehicle.

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