Most Recent Car Safety Features Articles

  • Airbag System In Action

    How Does Your Car's Airbag System Work

    Learn about the inflator and crash sensors that form the key components of an airbag system; also answers to frequently asked questions about airbags.

    November 13, 2013
  • Passenger Airbag

    Advantages and Disadvantages of Passenger Car Airbags

    Why do some drivers turn the passenger airbag off? Are airbags as crucial to safety as seat belts? Learn about the pros and cons of…

    October 31, 2013
  • Deployed Airbag

    How to Tell If a Used Car Had an Airbag Deployed

    If an user car's airbag has been deployed, you should definitely research the car's accident history. Here's how to check for prior airbag deployment.

    April 10, 2012
  • Undeployed Airbag

    Ordering a New Airbag Module

    Learn how to determine when it's time to replace your airbag module, where to find new and used airbag modules, and where to get a…

    April 09, 2012
  • Deployed Airbag Set

    Airbag Replacement Guide

    Airbag replacement is a costly operation, but there are a couple of ways to save on parts and labor.

    March 29, 2012
  • Anti-Lock Brake

    Advantages and Disadvantages of Anti-Lock Brakes

    Anti-lock brakes are a highly-touted feature in modern cars, but they do have drawbacks. Learn more about anti-lock brake system (ABS) pros and cons.

    March 14, 2012
  • Airbag Light

    Airbag Check Guide

    To ensure reliable airbag deployment, an occasional airbag check is crucial. Learn how to test for and avoid the 3 most common problems with airbags.

    March 14, 2012
  • Airbag Warning Light

    Troubleshooting an Airbag Warning Light

    If your airbag warning light remains on long after starting your car, either the light is faulty or the airbag. Learn how to isolate the…

    February 22, 2012
  • Seat Belt - A Key Car Safety Feature

    10 Car Safety Features

    Drivers are protected by more car safety features than ever, including airbags, shatter resistant glass, anti-lock brakes, stability control, and more.

    February 21, 2012
  • Seat Belt In Use

    Which Car Seat Belt Types Are the Most Reliable?

    Not all seat belts offer the same protection. Learn what to look for in a seat belt, and which states have primary and secondary seat…

    February 15, 2012