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SIPS

Post by nicopag » Sun Aug 28, 2011 2:53 pm

Hi, sorry abiut my ignorance, but, how do I know if my V70 has spis installed?
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Re: SIPS

Post by Ozark Lee » Sun Aug 28, 2011 4:16 pm

All V70 cars should have SIPS but there is normally a decal on the B Pillar that says so.

Otherwise yank off the power seat panel (Pull up and then slide it back toward the back of the car) and see if you have the Orange or Red SIPS trigger protector. If so, You have SIPS.

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Re: SIPS

Post by nicopag » Sun Aug 28, 2011 6:01 pm

Ozark Lee wrote:Al V70 cars should have SIPS but there is normally a decal on the B Pillar that says so.

Otherwise yank off the power seat panel (Pull up and then slide it back toward the back of the car) and see if you have the Orange or Red SIPS trigger protector. If so, You have SIPS.

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Hi Lee, sorry about my english, but I dont know what is the power seat panel. Do you have a photograph to help me?

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Re: SIPS

Post by asc325is » Sun Aug 28, 2011 7:38 pm

you car has sips

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Re: SIPS

Post by nicopag » Sun Aug 28, 2011 8:39 pm

asc325is wrote:you car has sips
I am not sure about that. I would like to know where I should take a look to ensure that I have SIPS.

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Re: SIPS

Post by erikv11 » Sun Aug 28, 2011 9:43 pm

here is a drawing of the power seat panel:

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al lado del asiento, acerca de la puerta :?

Pull up on the front of the panel. Then slide it back toward the rear of the car.
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Re: SIPS

Post by nicopag » Sat Sep 17, 2011 4:49 pm

Hi, I didnt take off the power seat yet, but I have found this label:
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Re: SIPS

Post by jimmy57 » Sat Sep 17, 2011 7:31 pm

Your car has SIPS since the label shows the service date for them.

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Re: SIPS

Post by burnout8488 » Sat Sep 17, 2011 8:04 pm

The car says SIPS all over the place down there, and it's even stamped into body under the lower weatherstripping for the door! I hope you're still not skeptical :lol:
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Re: SIPS

Post by nicopag » Sat Sep 17, 2011 8:54 pm

jimmy57 wrote:Your car has SIPS since the label shows the service date for them.
you mean that sips was installed in 2009?
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