Peugeot 406

since 1996 release

Repair and operation of the car

Peugeot 406
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engine
+ 4. Cooling systems, heating and ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. System of ignition
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Power shafts
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 12. Body
- 13. Electric equipment
   13.1. Technical data
   13.2. Detection of not closed chain
   13.3. Safety locks and relay
   13.4. Switches
   13.5. Bulbs of external lighting
   13.6. Lighting lamps of salon
   13.7. Devices of external lighting
   13.8. Adjustment of light of headlights
   13.9. Combination of devices
   13:10. Multipurpose display
   13:11. Lighter
   13:12. Hours
   13:13. Sound signal
   13:14. Screen wiper lever
   13:15. Engine of a screen wiper and draft
   13:16. Back screen wiper
   13:17. Windscreen washer
   13:18. Automobile radio tape recorder
   13:19. Column (dynamics)
   13:20. Antenna
   13:21. Control system cruise control
   13:22. Anticreeping system and immobilizer of the engine
   13:23. Electric units of forward sitting
   13:24. Safety cushion
   13:25. Safety cushion elements
   + 13:26. Electric circuits
+ 14. Main malfunctions


13:24. Safety cushion


Detachment of the electric socket from the control unit of system of a safety cushion

On the cars equipped with a safety cushion from the driver there is a word "AIRBAG" on the central part of a steering wheel. In the presence of a safety cushion from the forward passenger on the top part of the dashboard there is a word "AIRBAG". The security system includes a safety cushion with gas generators, the control unit with the sensor of collision and a lamp of the alarm system in dashboards. At each inclusion of ignition the security system makes self-diagnostics. It is carried out within 6 seconds. At this time the lamp of the alarm system of a security system on a combination of devices burns.

Before performance of any actions on a security system remove the negative plug from the accumulator and wait at least 2 minutes. Remove the central console and disconnect the main electric socket from the control unit of a security system. After performance of work connect the electric socket to the block of a security system and install the central console. Check that in interior of the car there is nobody, connect the accumulator and through an open door of the driver include ignition, being outside of the car.


The safety cushion should not be affected by temperature above 100 °C.

Hit on a safety cushion of solvents or the clearing means is forbidden.

Disconnect contact of a wire of the control unit from a safety cushion when carrying out electrowelding works on the car.

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