Air bag light on: CODE B0065
Cadillac
 

Cadillac Forums | Help Us Help You | Advertise | Cadillac Parts | Cadillac News | Cadillac Classifieds / (Old System)

Cadillac Technical Archive | Cadillac Dealers | Cadillac Reviews | Cadillac Dealer Reviews | Cadillac Vendors

CadillacForums.com is the premier Cadillac Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 8 of 8
Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum Discussion, Air bag light on: CODE B0065 in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; so ever since i got back from my deployment and hooked everything back up in my car this airbag light ...
  1. #1
    hylander6361's Avatar
    hylander6361 is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): 2003 Cadillac Seville STS (106k miles body 77k motor, black)
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Minnesota
    Age
    22
    Posts
    71

    Air bag light on: CODE B0065

    so ever since i got back from my deployment and hooked everything back up in my car this airbag light has been on, i finally got around to getting it into my local shop and they said this code was the one that showed B0065. with this little description, pretensioner delay loop open, any idea what this means? any help would be appreciated!

    thanks guys!

  2. Remove Advertisements
    CadillacForums.com
    Advertisements
     

  3. #2
    Submariner409's Avatar
    Submariner409 is offline If it won't run, chrome it
    Automobile(s): 2002.5 F55 STS/65500mi, 2004 Ford F150 SuperCab4x4
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    MD Eastern Shore - Kent Island
    Age
    74
    Posts
    44,561

    Re: Air bag light on: CODE B0065

    The seat belts, buckles and tensioners are part of the air bag system. Before you start throwing money at sensors and parts, try this:

    Key:OFF. Fully - all the way to the stops - extend and retract the shoulder and lap belts several times. Buckle and unbuckle the belts several times. For more black magic, operate the seat and headrest adjustments to their travel limits several times. Reset the seats to your personalization settings.

    Turn the Key:ON and cross your fingers.

  4. #3
    hylander6361's Avatar
    hylander6361 is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): 2003 Cadillac Seville STS (106k miles body 77k motor, black)
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Minnesota
    Age
    22
    Posts
    71

    Re: Air bag light on: CODE B0065

    hey sub thought you would want to know, that worked! sorry it took me so long to get back to you i havent been on here in forever

  5. #4
    Submariner409's Avatar
    Submariner409 is offline If it won't run, chrome it
    Automobile(s): 2002.5 F55 STS/65500mi, 2004 Ford F150 SuperCab4x4
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    MD Eastern Shore - Kent Island
    Age
    74
    Posts
    44,561

    Re: Air bag light on: CODE B0065

    Thanks............Sometimes blind luck and superstition wins out over skill and science.

  6. #5
    ffbuzz is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): 2004 Seville SLS, Previously owned 92 DeVille, 95 SLS
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Location
    CT
    Age
    42
    Posts
    3

    Re: Air bag light on: CODE B0065

    I just stumbled upon this post. Should i exercise both the driver and passenger belts and seats?

  7. #6
    MoistCabbage's Avatar
    MoistCabbage is offline Cadillac Owners 10000+ Posts
    Automobile(s): Crimson 2001 Seville STS, 1990 Seville (RIP)
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    East Boston MA.
    Age
    26
    Posts
    21,360
    Don't bother with the belts. I've now had the retractor covers off of the belts in a '99, '00, '01, and '03. There are no electronics/wires involved, they will not set a code. The only electronics on the buckle assembly are for the pretensioners, nothing to the buckles themselves, other than the sensor on the drivers side that detects if the belt is buckled or not, and illuminates the belt warning on the IPC.

    Moving the seats back and forth moves the under seat wires and connector for the side impact airbag. You can either move the seats, or reach under and move them around yourself. That usually takes care of it.

    You only need to move the seat on the side setting the code.

  8. #7
    basscatt's Avatar
    basscatt is offline Cadillac Owners Master
    Automobile(s): 89 Coupe DeVille, 95 Sedan DeVille, 03 SLS, two 02 DHS's
    Join Date
    Feb 2004
    Location
    Minnesota
    Age
    63
    Posts
    9,848

    Re: Air bag light on: CODE B0065

    Quote Originally Posted by MoistCabbage View Post
    Don't bother with the belts. I've now had the retractor covers off of the belts in a '99, '00, '01, and '03. There are no electronics/wires involved, they will not set a code. The only electronics on the buckle assembly are for the pretensioners, nothing to the buckles themselves, other than the sensor on the drivers side that detects of the belt is buckled or not, and illuminates the belt warning on the IPC.

    Moving the seats back and forth moves the under seat wires and connector for the side impact airbag. You can either move the seats, or reach under and move them around yourself. That usually takes care of it.

    You only need to move the seat on the side setting the code.
    --------------------------
    You only need to move the seat on the side setting the code.

    I don't know -
    we ARE dealing with Sub's VOO-DOO here -
    and you know what could happen if you don't follow directions - EXACTLY -

  9. #8
    MoistCabbage's Avatar
    MoistCabbage is offline Cadillac Owners 10000+ Posts
    Automobile(s): Crimson 2001 Seville STS, 1990 Seville (RIP)
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    East Boston MA.
    Age
    26
    Posts
    21,360

Quick Reply Quick Reply

Register Now

Please enter the name by which you would like to log-in and be known on this site.
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.

Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Bookmarks

Cadillac Posting Rules

  • You may post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Read about Lincoln | Buick | Kia Forte Forum
Need products for your Cadillac? Check out your options at the links below:

custom floor mats | Cadillac Chrome and Black Chrome Wheels | window tinting