Changed battery on 2011 corvette now my airbag comes on

Asked by Nov 22, 2015 at 08:15 AM about the 2011 Chevrolet Corvette 3LT Convertible RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Took to the dealer and got a new battery put in and now my airbag light comes
on .do they need to reprogram it it was find before all this

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78,965

Funny things happen on the newer cars when disconnecting the battery, but they should have known if your car needed an external power source in order to keep the settings in the computer. I would take it back and see what they say, they should be able to get things right again.

24,685

Have them check the airbag system- it's probably time-

190

replacing the battery doesnt have anything to do with the air bag system it is probably just coincidence unless they damaged the harness or a sensor otherwise the air bag system is unaffected

Get your car computer re-flashed at the dealer

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