OEM Restraints System Part Replacement Search

2021 Ford E-Series Cutaway


DISABLE PROCEDURE AND TIME (Always Check Service Manual)

WARNING: Always deplete the backup power supply before repairing or installing any new front or side air bag supplemental restraint system (SRS) component and before servicing, removing, installing, adjusting or striking components near the front or side impact sensors or the restraints control module (RCM). Nearby components include doors, instrument panel, console, door latches, strikers, seats and hood latches.

To deplete the backup power supply energy, disconnect the battery ground cable and wait at least 1 minute. Be sure to disconnect auxiliary batteries and power supplies (if equipped).

1. Turn all vehicle accessories OFF
2. Turn the ignition OFF
3. At the Smart Junction Box (SJB), located below the LH side of the instrument panel, remove the cover and the RCM fuse 32 (10A) from the SJB. For additional information, refer to the Wiring Diagrams Manual
4. Turn the ignition ON and monitor the air bag warning indicator for at least 30 seconds. The air bag warning indicator will remain lit continuously (no flashing) if the correct RCM fuse has been removed. If the air bag warning indicator does not remain lit continuously, remove the correct RCM fuse before proceeding.
5. Turn the ignition OFF
6. Disconnect the battery ground cable
7. Wait at least one minute

REV: 08/2020


When any deployable device or combination of devices have deployed and/or the Restraints Control Module (RCM) has DTC B1231/B1193:00 (Event Threshold Exceeded) in memory, the repair of the vehicle SRS is to include the removal of all deployed devices and the installation of new deployable devices, the removal and installation of new impact sensors and the removal and installation of a new RCM. [AIRBAG SENSOR,FRONT; MODULE,AIRBAG CONTROL]

All deployed devices:
• Drivers Air Bag Module [AIRBAG,STEERING WHEEL], If Deployed
• Passengers Air Bag Module [AIRBAG,INSTRUMENT PNL], If Deployed
• When the driver air bag module has deployed, a new clockspring must be installed
• Driver safety belt system, if deployed
• Passenger safety belt system, if deployed


• Steering column (deployable column if equipped)
• Instrument panel knee bolsters and mounting points
• Instrument panel braces and brackets
• Instrument panel and mounting points
• Seats and seat mounting points
• Safety belts, safety belt buckles and safety belt retractors
• Supplemental restraint system (SRS) wiring, wiring harnesses and connectors
• Restraints Control Module (RCM) and impact sensor mounting points and mounting hardware

After carrying out the review and inspection of the entire vehicle for damage, repair or install new components as needed.

Additional Information

*This matrix does not currently contain all production vehicles sold in the United States. Please refer back to this page frequently to ensure the most up-to-date information. The following charts were developed in cooperation with AudaExplore, a Solera company. The contents are based on the information available at the time of publication. To ensure that the most recent information is used, always refer to the vehicle maker's technical information before working with airbags and other passive restraint systems.

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