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2013 Ford Edge

DISABLE PROCEDURE AND TIME (Always Check Service Manual)

Warning! To avoid accidental deployment and possible personal injury, the backup power supply must be depleted before repairing or replacing any front or side air bag SRS components and before servicing, replacing, adjusting, or striking components near the front or side air bag sensors or RCM, such as 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 switch to OFF.
3. At the Body Control Module (BCM), located in the LH lower kick panel, remove the lower kick panel fuse cover and the RCM fuse 41 (7.5A) from the BCM. 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 remains lit continuously (no flashing) if the correct RCM fuse is removed. If the airbag warning indicator is not lit continuously, remove the correct RCM fuse before proceeding.
5. Turn the ignition OFF.
6. Disconnect the battery ground cable. Be sure to disconnect auxiliary batteries and power supplies (if equipped).
7. Wait at least 1 minute.

REV: 04/2015


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. [MODULE,AIRBAG CONTROL; AIRBAG SENSOR, FRONT; AIRBAG SENSOR,SIDE (door); AIRBAG SENSOR,QTR PANEL]

Removal all deployed devices:

• Drivers Air Bag Module [AIRBAG,STEERING WHEEL]
• Passengers Air Bag Module [AIRBAG,INSTRUMENT PNL]
• If a side air bag deployment took place, a new side air bag module and bolts must be installed. The side air bag module bracket on the seat back frame should be inspected and installed new if necessary. [AIRBAG,FRONT SEAT]
• Side air curtain [AIRBAG,ROOF]
• New driver front safety belt systems (including retractors, buckles and height adjusters) must be installed if the vehicle is involved in a collision that results in deployment of the driver front safety belt pretensioners.
• New passenger front safety belt systems (including retractors, buckles and height adjusters) must be installed if the vehicle is involved in a collision that results in deployment of the passenger front safety belt pretensioners.

• Clockspring (when the driver air bag module has deployed)
• Anytime the Safety Canopy or side air curtain module has deployed, a new headliner and new A-, B-, C• and D-pillar upper trim panels and attaching hardware must be installed.
• Install new safety belt(s) at any seating position(s) where deployment has occurred and the safety belt(s) were used.


Inspect the entire vehicle for damage, including the following components:

• Steering column
• Instrument panel knee bolsters and mounting points
• Instrument panel braces and brackets
• Instrument panel and mounting points
• Seats and seat mounting points
• Safety belt assemblies and attaching hardware: Including: Retractors, Buckles, Belt tension sensor (BTS) (if equipped), Front safety belt buckle support assemblies (slide bar) (if equipped), Safety belt shoulder belt height adjusters (if equipped), Child safety seat tether bracket assemblies, Automatic locking retractor (ALR) feature for child safety seats (passenger seating positions
• If any safety belt assembly attaching areas are damaged or distorted, the sheet metal must be restored to its original structural integrity and new safety belt assembly and attaching
hardware must be installed
• Before installing the new safety belt assembly, the Safety belt attaching areas must be inspected for
damage and distortion.
• Supplemental restraint system (SRS) wiring, wiring harnesses and connectors
• RCM and all impact sensor mounting points and mounting hardware
• Occupant Classification System
• After carrying out the review and inspection of the entire vehicle for damage, repair or install new components as needed

When a vehicle has been involved in a collision and the Occupant Classification System Module (OCSM) has DTC B1231/B1193:00 stored in memory, the repair of the OCS system is to include the following procedures for the specified system: inspect the passenger side floorpan for damage and repair as necessary. Install a new seat track with OCS system weight sensor bolts.

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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