The Acura MDX has been a staple of the mid-size three-row luxury crossover market since its introduction in 2000. Its name, standing for “multidimensional luxury” is indicative of this vehicle’s ability to offer drivers both utility and comfort. Over the years, the MDX has undergone many improvements which have allowed it to remain competitive in … Read more
How Can I Find My Vehicle's Dashboard Warning Lights?
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What Do the Colors on the Dashboard Mean?
There are 6 types of colors on the dashboard of your vehicle. These are known as red, yellow, orange, green, blue and white.
- Red warning light: It informs you that there is a serious problem and you should not continue driving.
- Yellow and orange warning light: These are warning lights that are not as serious as red but are still not recommended to continue driving.
- Green and blue warning light: These colors usually do not indicate a fault, but only whether the system is activated or not.
- White warning light: Although not used in many vehicles, this is also a reminder warning light. In most cases it does not represent a fault.
Knowing the meanings of these colors will help you interpret the warning lights you see on your vehicle more quickly.
If you see the Acura ACC warning light, it means there is a problem with the system. The ACC system uses radar to keep track of the car in front of you, and adjusts your speed automatically to maintain a safe following distance. If the ACC system isn’t working properly, it could put you and … Read more
The Transmission Control Module (TCM) has detected that the calculated checksum does not match the stored checksum configuration. This could indicate a problem with software or hardware, potentially leading to system instability. As such, it is necessary to troubleshoot and correct this issue as soon as possible. In addition, the TCM may have encountered an … Read more
The supplemental restraint system warning light is an important part of your car’s safety features. This light comes on when there is a problem with the SRS, which includes the airbags. If the SRS warning light is on, it means that the airbags may not work properly in the event of an accident. While it … Read more
Chrysler has released a new warning light for vehicles that indicate the need to bring your car in for service due to a malfunction of the start stop system. Chrysler Auto Start Stop Warning Light is designed to help prevent accidents by preventing the car from starting if it’s been in an accident. What does … Read more
Have you ever had that “Uh-oh” moment where you realize your car is speeding, but you can’t seem to get the speed down? That’s probably because your electronic throttle control warning light is on. In this blog post, we will explore what this light means and how to fix it if it’s flashing. From diagnosis … Read more
What is the most serious warning light?
While it can be a scary sign when the check engine light comes on, more often than not it doesn't mean anything serious. This warning indicates potential problems with other parts of the car, like wheels or tires. Ignoring this warning could lead to more serious damages like a blown head gasket.
Can I drive my car with a warning light?
The driver may drive the car as long as the check engine light is steady and any other essential systems are operational. You should also monitor alerts on your dashboard, like coolant temperature and oil pressure.
What should a driver do if a system warning light?
If a warning light for your car flashes on while you are driving, try to find a safe place to pull over and evaluate the problem. Only after you have evaluated it can you decide what is necessary to do next.
How far can you drive with warning light on?
Many gas models allow you to go up to 100 miles after the first "low fuel" warning. So, it's no point in worrying about it when it's just a simple warning.