really awful
Crashes / Fires:
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Average Mileage:
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problem #1

Apr 102002

Skylark 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The air bag warning light came on and the interior of the vehicle was wet. The dealers diagnosis indicated the SDM had failed. The air bag module deployed suddenly during normal diagnostic procedures because the SDM was wet and damaged and shorted out.

- Red Bank, NJ, USA