Honda Warning Lights

Do you see a Honda warning light on your dashboard? Learn more here by looking at the Honda warning indicator you see and what it means.

Honda Check Engine Light
 
If you get a Honda check engine light, we will always recommend contacting your closest Jeff Wyler Honda dealership immediately so that we can diagnose whether you have a serious problem or not with your new or used Honda.

Charging System Indicator

Battery is not being charged; see Honda dealer as soon as possible

Low Oil Pressure Indicator

If it comes on and stays on, the engine has low oil pressure. This can cause severe damage; turn the engine off as soon as safely possible, and refer to the owner's manual for more information. If the indicator flashes, there is a momentary loss in oil pressure, which indicates engine oil level may be low. Turn the engine off as soon as safely possible, and check the oil level. Refer to the owner's manual for more information.

Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) Indicator

SRS malfunction; see Honda dealer as soon as possible.

Parking BRAKE and/or BRAKE System Indicator

Check to see if the parking brake is on. If the brake is not applied, check brake fluid level in brake reservoir and check for fluid leaks. Refer to the owner's manual for more information.

Temperature Gauge

If the needle is in the red zone, turn off the engine immediately, or as soon as safely possible; refer to the owner's manual for more information.

Malfunction Indicator Lamp (check engine light)

Possible emissions system malfunction - lights when the ignition is turned ON (||) and goes out after the engine starts. If it comes on at any other time, there may be an emissions system malfunction. Continued operation with this indicator on could result in serious damage.

Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Indicator


Possible ABS malfunction - vehicle has normal braking but no ABS; see Honda dealer as soon as possible.

Maintenance Required (MAINT REQ) Indicator

Flashes when scheduled maintenance is due; stays on until reset when maintenance is past due.

Daytime Running Lights (DRL) Indicator

Possible DRL malfunction. Vehicle headlights work normally, but DRL does not function; see Honda dealer as soon as possible.