Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Based on being notified of an age extension on an older MB, I have to assume that there is an Use By date for air bags. I have seen similar stickers on my cars. That being said, I've never heard of anyone ever replacing all of their air bags based on their age Dan Sent from my iPad On

Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread archer75--- via Mercedes
According to the following statistics, you stand roughly one chance in 340,000 of being injured or killed by an involuntarily exploding air bag in one of the car brands listed below. Since you also stand one chance in 4000 to 8000 of dying in a car accident in any one year depending on the

Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread Scott Ritchey via Mercedes
Actually, they work a little too good. -Original Message- From: Mercedes [mailto:mercedes-boun...@okiebenz.com] On Behalf Of Rich Thomas via Mercedes Sent: Thursday, July 02, 2015 12:33 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Rich Thomas Subject: Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Rich Thomas Subject: Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB Are they Takata airbags? If so, they don't work anyway, so you can just disregard --R ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive

Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
of an airbag. If you could use it as a negotiating tactic I'd say go for it. rel -Curt From: Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Dan Penoff d...@penoff.com Sent: Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:18 AM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used

Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
On July 2, 2015 at 7:21 PM Max Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I've got the original airbag from my '87 wagon. I need a creative way to test it, if anyone has one (and no, I won't sit on it and detonate it, need a crash test dummy or some such). --

Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
...@mitchellhaley.com Sent: Thursday, July 2, 2015 1:29 PM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB On July 2, 2015 at 7:21 PM Max Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I've got the original airbag from my '87 wagon.  I need a creative way to test it, if anyone has one

Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
There may be something to work with here... -- Max Dillon Charleston SC '87 300TD '95 E300 On July 2, 2015 1:29:37 PM EDT, Mitch Haley via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: On July 2, 2015 at 7:21 PM Max Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I've got the original airbag

Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
From: Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Dan Penoff d...@penoff.com Sent: Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:18 AM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB Based on being notified of an age extension on an older MB, I have

Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
I thought that MB recently added ten years to the original ten years of air bag life? I've got the original airbag from my '87 wagon. I need a creative way to test it, if anyone has one (and no, I won't sit on it and detonate it, need a crash test dummy or some such). -- Max Dillon

Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread LarryT via Mercedes
To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Dan Penoff d...@penoff.com Sent: Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:18 AM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB Based on being notified of an age extension on an older MB, I have to assume that there is an Use By date for air bags. I have seen

Re: [MBZ] Sticker on Used MB

2015-07-02 Thread LarryT via Mercedes
supposedly, the self test is the SRS light that comes on with the ignition indicates a good air bag. Larry 91 300D On 7/2/2015 7:21 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes wrote: I thought that MB recently added ten years to the original ten years of air bag life? I've got the original airbag from my