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Old 10-10-2014, 05:18 PM   #1
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What is the black box under seat?

Under my driver seat, there is a black box with some wires going to it. It's under the seat on the left(closes side to door). You can kind of move it around slightly but it seems connected somehow. Anyone know what this is?


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Old 10-10-2014, 05:19 PM   #2
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Dont move that !!!
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Old 10-10-2014, 05:23 PM   #3
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Dont move that !!!
Well, I'm not going to on purpose lol. Was adjusting my floor mats and just noticed it. It's kind of just sitting there on a slanted angle. Was just curious what it is.
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Old 10-10-2014, 05:24 PM   #4
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More than likely it's a part of your side-airbag and seatbelt pretensioner system. Like volcomstone said, don't mess with it.
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Old 10-10-2014, 05:25 PM   #5
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What ever you do. DO NOT cut the RED wire!
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Old 10-10-2014, 05:27 PM   #6
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I'm pretty sure I saw the same box under a seat in a movie with Mel Gibson.
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Old 10-10-2014, 05:28 PM   #7
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Haha alright. I figured it was either for the power seats or the airbags or something. I just thought it was a bit weird that it wasn't straight up and down and was kind of angled, like below:

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the "\" is the box, angled instead of straight up and down, if that makes any sense lol.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q5Zu...Ob2tuC6mpDiIfi
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Old 10-10-2014, 06:37 PM   #9
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Haha alright. I figured it was either for the power seats or the airbags or something. I just thought it was a bit weird that it wasn't straight up and down and was kind of angled, like below:

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the "\" is the box, angled instead of straight up and down, if that makes any sense lol.
Is it the vents under the seat?
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Old 10-10-2014, 07:10 PM   #10
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Is it the vents under the seat?
Nah it's some sort of an electrical box. I didn't know if it controlled the airbags, powered seats, or the heated seats. I checked the passenger seat and it is there too so it's definitely something for either the air bags or heated seats.
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