Automobile dashboard YELLOW or ORANGE warnings lights symbols

Here is the most complete list available of YELLOW or ORANGE warnings lights symbols that may appear in and on your Automobile’s dashboard.

Color YELLOW or ORANGE mean something needs to be serviced or repaired soon. If it is flashing, it is important that you contact your dealer or trusted repair shop.

List available of YELLOW and ORANGE warnings lights symbols:

Engine Oil Level warning light symbol, says that the engine’s oil level has dropped to its minimum level for safe operation. Add some oil as soon as you can.

Engine Oil Sensor warning light symbol, says that the vehicle can no longer warn you if the oil level or pressure drops dangerously low.

Fuel or Low Fuel Indicator symbol, The gas pump symbol may be illuminated when the fuel is low, or a smaller light may illuminate near this symbol when the fuel is low.

Windshield Washer Fluid Low warning light symbol, indicate that the windshield washer fluid level is low. Fill the windshield washer fluid reservoir as soon as possible.

Tire Pressure Monitoring System/Flat Tire Monitor Symbols, indicate that the inflation on one of the tires is down 25% or more. If your are at high speed, reduce your speed.

Check Engine warning light symbol, The possible reasons for it coming on number in the hundreds and only your dealer or authorized service center can properly address them. However, remember that a loose or missing gas cap will cause the light to come on.

Service Reminder warning light symbols, In most cases, these symbols are used only as a reminder that routine maintenance is needed, such as an oil change, although the car on the lift could suggest a more serious problem.

Headlamp Out warning light symbol, indicate that one or more of the headlamp bulbs is burned out or malfunctioning.

Headlamp Levelling System warning light symbols, If one of them is lit, it indicates a problem with the system. The vehicle should be taken to your dealer or authorized service center.

Cornering Headlight System Malfunction warning light symbol, indicate a fault in the system, and your dealer will be needed for a repair.

Tail Light Out Indicator Symbol, The replacement of a light bulb or two will restore order. Some manufacturers add a text message in the instrument panel noting exactly which light is out.

Rear Fog Lamp Indicator Symbol, This indicator also is only active when the lamps are actually on.

Stability Control System warning light symbol, indicate a fault in the vehicle’s Stability Control System.

Side Airbag Off Idicator, If this light comes on when there is not someone sitting in the passenger seat, have the airbag checked by your dealer.

Second Row Safety Belt Indicator Symbol, In the simplest case, if a rear seat passenger is detected, the safety belt symbols come on in amber and stay on for several seconds to alert the driver that they may need to fasten their safety belts.

Electronic Shift Malfunction warning light symbol, indicate that the parking brake be applied for safety. Time to call your dealer or service center.

Transmission warning light symbol, indicate an actual transmission system malfunction, or high transmission or clutch temperatures.

Antilock Brake System warning light symbol, If any of these lights come on during normal driving, the system is likely malfunctioning and the vehicle should be brought to your dealer or authorized service center  as soon as possible.

Low Brake Pad Warning Light.

Electronically Controlled Brake System Symbol.

Electric Park Brake Fault Indicator.

Automatic Shift Lock (ASL) / Engine Start Operation Indicator Symbol.

Check Engine Electrical Indicator.

Reduced Engine Power Indicator.

Engine Fault Indicator

Lambda (Oxygen) Sensor Indicator Symbol.

Read also:

Automobile dashboard RED warnings lights symbols

Automobile dashboard GREEN or BLUE warnings lights symbols


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2 thoughts on “Automobile dashboard YELLOW or ORANGE warnings lights symbols

  1. Real Charpentier

    VW EOS 2012 (4 cyl-turbo) I have a red-motor-engine-call (no flashing)
    I remove the gaz cap and the engine-call came to yellow. (no flashing)
    Next monday, I have an appointment to a specialized VW garage, I wonder if i can run or tow?

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