Skoda Fabia

since 2000 release

Repair and operation of the car

Skoda Fabia
- 1.1. Description of the car
   + 1.2. Technical characteristics of cars
   1.3. Passport data
   1.4. Keys
   1.5. Doors
   1.6. Cowl
   1.7. Luggage carrier
   1.8. Adjustment of seats
   1.9. Increase in capacity of a luggage carrier
   1.10. Seat belts
   - 1.11. Airbag system safety cushions
      1.11.1. Forward safety cushions
      1.11.2. Side safety cushions
   1.12. Safety of children
   1.13. Gas station of the car
   1.14. Fuel
   1.15. Governing bodies
   1.16. Combination of devices
   1.17. Block of control lamps
   1.18. Gear shifting lever
   1.19. Lever of the parking brake
   1.20. Adjustment of a steering column
   1.21. Switch (lock) of ignition
   1.22. Understeering switch
   1.23. Illumination of devices
   1.24. Proofreader of headlights
   1.25. Central switch
   1.26. Lighter
   1.27. Ashtray
   1.28. Ware boxes
   1.29. Alarm system
   1.30. Heating of front seats
   1.31. Heating of back glass
   1.32. Switch of the traction control system (ASR)
   1.33. Ventilation and heating of salon
   1.34. Conditioner
   1.35. Rear-view mirrors
   1.36. Window regulators with the electric drive
   1.37. Sun-protection peaks
   1.38. The hatch in a roof with the electric drive
   1.39. A movable roof with the electric drive
   1.40. Illumination of salon
   1.41. A luggage carrier on a roof
   1.42. Traction coupling device
   1.43. Car running in
   1.44. Launch of the engine
   1.45. Engine stop
   1.46. Launch of the engine from an external source
   1.47. Launch of the engine towage
   1.48. Towage of the car
   1.49. Car raising
   + 1.50. Wheels and tires
   1.51. Cleaners and washers of glasses
   1.52. Rechargeable battery
   1.53. Care of the car
   1.54. Service book
+ 2. Engine
+ 3. Lubrication system
+ 4. Power supply system
+ 5. Cooling system
+ 6. System of production of the fulfilled gases
+ 7. Transmission and running gear
+ 8. Steering
+ 9. Brake system
+ 10. Electric equipment
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electrical circuitries

1.11.1. Forward safety cushions


Safety cushion 25 (see rice. Governing bodies) for the driver the safety cushion 14 for the forward passenger – is installed in dashboards in a nave of a steering wheel. In this case on a steering wheel and the dashboard there are inscriptions Airbag.

Safety cushions are in working order at the included ignition and work at strong front blow.


At not fastened seat belts the safety cushion at operation can put a trauma.

After inclusion of ignition in combinations of devices the control lamp 18 lights up for several seconds (see rice. Combination of devices) – the system is controlled automatically.

If in system there is a malfunction, then:

 – the lamp does not light up at inclusion of ignition;
 – the lamp does not die away in several seconds after inclusion of ignition;
 – the lamp dies away and again lights up after inclusion of ignition;
 – the lamp lights up the constant or blinking light during the movement.

In these cases it is necessary to address immediately on service station as pillows can not work at front blow or, on the contrary, work at any time.

Service life of safety cushions of 15 years. After this term of a pillow it is necessary to replace.

It is forbidden to paste over, close or to somehow alter a nave of a steering wheel and the place on the dashboard where the pillow for the forward passenger is established.

It is allowed to clean installation sites of pillows the dry or moistened in water rag.

Surely replace the pillows which worked as a result of the road accident.

The passengers sitting on front seats are forbidden to hold on a lap children, animals or any objects (bags, etc.).

Shutdown of a safety cushion for the forward passenger, for example, in case of installation of a children's chair on a front seat is provided in the car.

Shutdown and inclusion of a pillow is carried out only at service station.