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Old 17-Feb-2012, 10:05 PM
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srs light on and horn not working

my 96 civic has a problem. i bought it with a wreck front end but bags never deployed. now i have a srs light on and horn doesnt work. i bought a new srs module and still have light.could this be a bad clock spring? how do i check? i need to get this fixed so i can get inspected...any help would be great...and yes i tried to reset light just comes back on,,,,,,thanks for any help
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Old 20-Feb-2012, 09:00 PM
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ok, i took off steering wheel and the clock spring. then took it apart and found a mess. neither ends of ribbon were attached to anything and it was wound around outside but all kinds of bends in ribbon to like fold it in there..so i take it this was my problem...can anyone tell me were to get a decent priced one?...thanks for any help
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Old 20-Feb-2012, 11:25 PM
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Yeah you need a clock spring. Just replace it. Go to a junkyard, if you're cheap. If not, go to honda.
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Old 20-Feb-2012, 11:44 PM
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do u happen to know if other year hondas will work or does it have to be specific to a 96 civic?.....thanks ebay has a few but mostly for accords with cruise...oh and if i go to junk yard is there a way to test them to make sure there not broke?

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Old 19-Mar-2012, 06:34 PM
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ok,got a new srs mod and built my own clock spring...man it works great,and thanks for all the help...
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