Honda Accord: Types of Airbags - Airbags - Safe Driving - Honda Accord 2013-2021 Owner's ManualHonda Accord: Types of Airbags

Your vehicle is equipped with three types of airbags:

• Front airbags: Airbags in front of the driver's and front passenger's seats.
• Side airbags: Airbags in the driver's and front passenger's seat-backs.
Side curtain airbags: Airbags above the side windows.
Each is discussed in the following pages.

The airbags can inflate whenever the ignition switch is in ON After an airbag inflates in a crash, you may see what After an airbag inflates in a crash, you may see what looks like smoke. Although the powder is not harmful, people with respiratory problems may experience some temporary discomfort. If this occurs, get out of the vehicle as soon as it is safe to do so.

    Airbag System Components
    The front, front side, and side curtain airbags are deployed according to the direction and severity of impact. Both side curtain airbags are deployed in a rollover. The airbag system inclu ...

    Front Airbags (SRS)
    The front SRS airbags inflate in a moderate-to-severe frontal collision to help protect the head and chest of the driver and/or front passenger. SRS (Supplemental Restraint System) indicates that ...

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    Cruise Control Input Test
    NOTE: Always make sure that you have the latest Honda Diagnostic System (HDS) software. 1. Connect the HDS to the data link connector (DLC) (see step 2 on page 11 -3). 2. Turn the ignition swi ...