1. Welcome to PlowSite. Notice a fresh look and new features? It’s now easier to share photos and videos, find popular topics fast, and enjoy expanded user profiles. If you have any questions, click HELP at the top or bottom of any page, or send an email to help@plowsite.com. We welcome your feedback.

    Dismiss Notice

Air Bags

Discussion in 'Jeeps' started by sjwrangler, Jan 18, 2010.

  1. sjwrangler

    sjwrangler Member
    Messages: 77

    I have thought about upgrading my 92 YJ in a few years to a TJ. Has anyone had a problems with airbags and plows? This may be an old or irrelevant question to some, but I have always plowed with older vehicles. I know what sometimes I have hit things hard.

    Plowmeister should know........
     
  2. ajslands

    ajslands 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,033

    how can you have a problem with it? the plow is in front of the truck, and your airbag sensors are on your bumper
     
  3. sjwrangler

    sjwrangler Member
    Messages: 77

    Thanks. I did know how or what sets off the airbags except a sudden stop..
     
  4. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,552

    When you hit something hard enough to CRUSH the front of the jeep the air bags will deploy.
     
  5. tjthorson

    tjthorson Senior Member
    from IL
    Messages: 126

    On a TJ - the airbag sensor is near the steering column, where it goes through the tub - NOT anywhere near the bumper. Any sort of plowing, hitting, tripping the plow, etc will not set off the air bag. You have no worries.