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2020 Mini E Countryman


DISABLE PROCEDURE AND TIME (Always Check Service Manual)

• Inspection, testing and installation work may only be carried out by expert trained personnel in BMW Service.

• Work on airbag system components must only ever be carried out with a disconnected vehicle battery, covered negative terminal and disconnected plug connection of the cable leading to the gas generator. Observe the specified waiting period if merely the vehicle
battery is disconnected:

30 min. for vehicles up to 9/93
1 minute for vehicles from 9/93 onward

• When carrying out straightening and welding work with an electric welder:
• Disconnect battery
• Cover negative terminal (post)

REV: 10/2020


Check and/or replace following components after airbag deployment:

Seat airbag deployed:
• Replace airbag module and seat cover with upholstery [AIRBAG, FRONT SEAT]

Driver's airbag deployed:
• Airbag module [AIRBAG, STEERING WHEEL]
• Replace steering wheel

Front passenger airbag deployed:
• Dashboard trim panel (must be replaced!)

Head airbag deployed:
• Airbag module [AIRBAG, ROOF]

Knee airbag:
• Airbag module [AIRBAG,KNEE BOLSTER]


Check and/or replace following components after airbag deployment:

• Inspect visually for mechanical damage
• Sensor B-pillar [AIRBAG SENSOR,SIDE]
• Sensor front door [AIRBAG SENSOR,FRT DOOR]
• Sensor seat, Driver-/passenger's side [AIRBAG SENSOR,SEAT TRACK]
• Airbag control unit, vehicle interior [MODULE, AIRBAG CONTROL]
• Front sensor [AIRBAG SENSOR,FRONT]

Cables and connectors:
• Check cables and connectors for damage, replace if necessary

Seat belt system:
• Automatic reel
• Seat belt tensioner
• Seat belt height adjustment
• Anchor fitting tensioner
• Seat belt buckle
• Check components, replace if necessary

• Airbag module
• Seats
• Active head restraint

Driver's airbag:
• Airbag module
• Steering Wheel
• Steering column (if damaged)
• Check components, replace if necessary

Front-passenger airbag:
• Airbag module
• Dashboard trim panel (must be replaced!)
• Supporting tube
• Check components; replace if necessary

Side airbag, front/rear
• Airbag module
• Door trim panel
• Door in white
• Seat

Head airbag:
• Airbag module
• A-pillar trim panel
• Roofliner
• B-pillar trim panel
• C-pillar trim panel
• Connection/mount (on side frame)
• Check components; replace if necessary

Knee airbag:
• Trim panel (driver's side)
• Lower section of glove box
• Knee protection
• Check components, replace if necessary

Only repair those cables which show visible signs of damage. In the event of visible damage, make sure there is only one cable repair in effect after the repair work. If no visible damage can be identified, the entire cable must be replaced. When carrying out repairs to the airbag wiring harness, you must use the spare parts offered in the out Electronic Parts Catalogue (EPC).

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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