Adaptive Cruise Control Light: This is shaped like a car with a dial in front of it. I've noticed that when it's +3 to about -2 or -3, the yellow snowflake shows up. You might also be interested in: Have a dashboard warning light illuminated on your Ford? It could take you longer to stop your vehicle. Who do I contact about a persistent light? There is no snowflake on the instrument cluster if that is where you see the light. Cruise control indicator light 19. Lights up when your tire pressure is low. For less serious issues assuming the vehicle is operating normally , the light will stay on but remain steady.
If it comes on, do not wait. There are three dashboard light colors on most dashboards: yellow, red, and orange and, occasionally, blue or green. If lights illuminate whilst driving, or stay on after it has started, it indicates a malfunction in the engine. I took the car to ford and they said there was simply a loose connection that they found. To take the guesswork out of interpreting these signals, scroll down to our visual glossary, which displays the full array of warning lamp and indicator symbols, and defines their function. So can anyone help me in this regard? Use the table below to see a full list of dashboard symbols and their meanings. Exterior lights brakes lights, hazards, all good.
Each dashboard symbol corresponds to one aspect of the car. The blower on my heater started making a horrible racket this morning. Our friends in Ashland, Short Pump, and Glen Allen turn to us whenever a strange symbol lights up in their Focus's instrument panel, so with Richmond Ford West whenever your dashboard is aglow. A corresponding message may also appear as well. If it does not illuminate after turning on the ignition, if the symbol illuminate continuously during driving, it indicates a malfunction.
Light should flash whilst driving to inform the driver that stability control system is working. If light does not illuminate, it indicates a malfunction. Of course living in Michigan, the bulb would just burn out for being on all the time. This symbol indicates the engine is overheating. Also check the big amp fuses 40-50-60 amp ones. I had just changed the battery about a month ago. Security alarm indicator light 10.
Knowing what your dashboard is trying to tell you may prevent that panic attack the next time a warning light flips on. If you have checked tyre pressures and all are correct, see for help. That is when the engine wont start. At Richmond Ford West, we know how overwhelming it can be when an unfamiliar dashboard light appears in your Focus' instrument panel. These symbols display information with different colours i.
Afterwards, the Service Department at Richmond Ford West can assist you with maintenance if that's what a symbol on your dash calls for. Some lights are more serious than others, and we've defined what some of the more common Ford Focus warning symbols are trying to tell you below. This could damage your catalytic converter. Lane Keeping Aid Light: The Ford Focus's lane keeping aid appears when its lane keeping system is activated. If it begins to flash or does not illuminate when turning on your vehicle, have your system checked by a professional as soon as possible. This may also be a symptom of.
Oil pressure warning light 11. You may want to consider bringing it into our at Kovatch Ford. High beam indicator light 5. Radio works even if car is off. Yes its very weird how the spec changes although I think mine has the city pack extras, park sensors, folding mirrors that have a light under and 4 electric windows. Frozen radiator, tube failures and other issues like low viscosity oil which would create lubrication issues and premature pump failure.
If parking brake is released, this signals a low brake fluid level or a malfunction with the braking system and should be diagnosed by a vehicle technician immediately. What do the dashboard symbols mean? Minor failures like a loose gas cap can cause warning lights to pop on, startling many drivers. For a list of available messages, see. Low Fuel: This is one of the most common and least threatening warning lights. If water some how got into your ecu this would cause you symptomatic nightmares as this basically controls your vehicle.