Change ENGINE OIL Dashboard Light

Change ENGINE OIL Dashboard Light

Change ENGINE OIL Car Dashboard Light Oil Change Reminder: This message indicates that the oil’s life has come to an end. The ECM keeps track of this; the interval may be miles or a combination of ECM measurements. The method for resetting the device is detailed in the owner’s handbook. To reset the light on […]

Brake System Warning Dashboard Light

Brake System Warning Dashboard Light

Brake System Warning Car Dashboard Light Brake System: Indicates one of three possible conditions: parking brake is on; problem with the braking system/brake fluid is low, or ABS problem. Check brake fluid and make sure the parking brake is fully released. If the problem is in the ABS system, it may need a professional diagnosis. […]

Washer Fluid Reminder Dashboard Light

Washer Fluid Reminder Dashboard Light

Washer Fluid Reminder Car Dashboard Light Washer Fluid Reminder: Indicates washer fluid is low. Fill washer fluid reservoir. The cap has a symbol that looks like a windshield. Some vehicles have separate reservoirs for front and rear window washers. Sometimes your windshield wipers aren’t enough to keep the glass clean. If it’s dry outdoors, cleaning […]

Door Ajar Warning Dashboard Light

Door Ajar Warning Dashboard Light

Door Ajar Warning Car Dashboard Light Indicates that a door (including hood and trunk) is not closed. Open and close all doors, including hood and trunk. If vehicle is left in this condition overnight it can drain the battery. Problems with the Ajar Door Warning Light As previously mentioned, if you have your vehicle door […]

Service Vehicle Soon Dashboard Light

Service Vehicle Soon Dashboard Light

Service Vehicle Soon Car Dashboard Light Service Vehicle Soon: Typically indicates a lighting or other electrical problem controlled by the BCM (body control module). Check all lights, including headlights, turn signals, brake lights, and hazard lights. This sign may also be used to alert the driver of a traction control issue or a communication difficulty […]

Airbag Warning Dashboard Light

Airbag Warning Dashboard Light

Airbag Warning Car Dashboard Light Airbags are only triggered when the ignition switch is switched to the ON or Start positions, and they are designed to protect the passengers of a vehicle from severe bodily harm in the event of an accident. As soon as the ignition switch is switched to the “ON” position, the […]

TPMS Warning Dashboard Light

TPMS Warning Dashboard Light

TPMS Tire Pressure Monitoring System Car Dashboard Light The TPMS Light indicates that the tire pressure monitoring system has detected a low air pressure tire or that a sensor has failed. Make sure your tires are properly inflated. Some cars allow for manual TPMS warning light reset, while others need expert diagnosis. Consult the owner’s […]

ABS Warning Dashboard Light

ABS Warning Dashboard Light

ABS Warning Car Dashboard Light A warning light will illuminate on the dashboard if the ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) detects that the wheels are about to lock. If the system detects that the wheels are about to lock, it will adjust hydraulic brake pressure to the wheels on a continual basis. When the ignition switch […]

Fog Lamp Dashboard Light

Fog Lamp Dashboard Light

Fog Lamp Car Dashboard Light Fog Light Indicator: Fog lights are used to provide improved visibility under conditions of seriously reduced visibility. With the ignition switch in the ON position and the light switch is in the Tail Light / Parking Light position, the front/rear fog lamps can be turned on. When this happens the […]

Overdrive Warning Dashboard Light

Overdrive Warning Dashboard Light

O/D OFF – Overdrive Warning Car Dashboard Light Overdrive Light: This symbol indicates that the vehicle’s overdrive system has been manually turned off. Typically the overdrive system is controlled by an on/off switch. This merely means that the vehicle’s overdrive function has been disabled. Look for an O/D on/off switch, most likely on the console […]