Warning lamps and indicators

The following warning lamps and indicators illuminate when the ignition is switched on:
Х ABS.

Х Airbag.

Х Brake system.

Х Coolant temperature.

Х Doors open.

Х Engine.

Х Frost.

Х Ignition.

Х Oil pressure.

Х Power steering.

Х Stability control (ESP).

If a warning or indicator lamp does not illuminate when the ignition is switched on, it indicates a malfunction. Have the system checked by a properly trained technician.

Airbag warning lamp
Airbag warning lamp

If it illuminates when driving, this indicates a malfunction. Have the system checked by a
properly trained technician.

Brake system warning lamps

Brake system lamp
Brake system lamp

It illuminates when the parking brake is engaged. If it illuminates when you are driving, this indicates a malfunction in one of the brake circuits. Have the system checked by a properly trained technician as soon as possible.

ABS warning lamp
ABS warning lamp

If it illuminates when driving, this indicates a malfunction. Have the system checked by a
properly trained technician. You will continue to have normal braking (without ABS) but have this checked as soon as possible.

WARNING:
Have this checked by a properly trained technician immediately.

If both

lamps illuminate together, stop your vehicle, without stepping on the brake pedal abruptly, as soon as it is safe to do so.

Have this checked before continuing your journey.

Coolant temperature warning lamp
Coolant temperature warning lamp

CAUTION:
Do not resume your journey if it illuminates despite the level being correct. Have the system checked by a properly trained technician immediately.

If it stays on after starting or illuminates when driving, this indicates a malfunction. Stop your vehicle as soon as it is safe to do so and switch the engine off. Check the coolant level. See Engine coolant check.

Cruise control indicator
Cruise control indicator

It will illuminate when the system is in use.

Direction indicator
Direction indicator

Flashes during operation. A sudden increase in the rate of flashing warns of a failed indicator bulb. See Changing a bulb.

Doors open warning lamp
Doors open warning lamp

Illuminates when the ignition is switched on and remains on if any door, the bonnet or the luggage compartment is not closed properly.

Engine warning lamps

Malfunction indicator lamp
Malfunction indicator lamp

Powertrain warning lamp
Powertrain warning lamp

All vehicles

If either lamp illuminates when the engine is running, this indicates a fault. The engine will continue to run but it may have limited power. If it flashes when you are driving, reduce the speed of your vehicle immediately.

If it continues to flash, avoid heavy acceleration or deceleration.

Have the system checked by a properly trained technician immediately.

WARNING:
Have this checked immediately.

If both

lamps illuminate together, stop your vehicle as soon as it is safe to do so

(continued use may cause reduced power and cause the engine to stop). Turn the ignition off and attempt to restart the engine. If the engine restarts have the system checked by a properly trained technician immediately. If the engine does not restart the vehicle must be checked before continuing your journey.

Front fog lamp indicator
Front fog lamp indicator

It will illuminate when you switch the front fog lamps on.

Frost warning lamp

WARNING:
Even if the temperature rises to above +4ºC there is no guarantee that the road is free of hazards caused by inclement weather.

It will illuminate and glow orange


It will illuminate and glow orange when the outside air
temperature is between 4ºC and 0ºC. It will glow red when the temperature is below 0ºC.

Fuel in oil warning lamp
Fuel in oil warning lamp

It will illuminate when the engine oil has been diluted with fuel.

Have the engine oil changed as soon as possible.

Glow plug indicator
Glow plug indicator

If it illuminates, wait until it extinguishes before starting.

Headlamp indicator
Headlamp indicator

It will illuminate when you switch the headlamp dipped beam or the side and tail lamps on.

Ignition warning lamp
Ignition warning lamp

If it illuminates when driving, this indicates a malfunction. Switch off all unnecessary electrical equipment. Have the system checked by a properly trained technician immediately.

Low fuel level warning lamp
Low fuel level warning lamp

If it illuminates, refuel as soon as possible.

Main beam indicator
Main beam indicator

It will illuminate when you switch the headlamp main beam on. It will flash when you use the headlamp flasher.

Message indicator
Message indicator

It will illuminate when a new message is stored in the information display. See Information messages.

Oil pressure warning lamp
Oil pressure warning lamp

CAUTION:
Do not resume your journey if it illuminates despite the level being correct. Have the system checked by a properly trained technician immediately.

If it stays on after starting or illuminates when driving, this indicates a malfunction. Stop your vehicle as soon as it is safe to do so and switch the engine off. Check the engine oil level. See Engine oil check.

Power steering warning lamp
Power steering warning lamp

Illuminates to indicate a malfunction of the power steering system. Full steering will be maintained but you will need to exert greater force on the steering wheel.

Have the system checked by a properly trained technician as soon as possible.

Rear fog lamp indicator
Rear fog lamp indicator

It will illuminate when you switch the rear fog lamps on.

Seat belt reminder
Seat belt reminder

See Seat belt reminder.

Shift indicator
Shift indicator

It will illuminate to inform you that shifting to a higher gear may give better fuel economy and lower CO2 emissions. It will not illuminate during periods of high acceleration, braking or when the clutch pedal is pressed.

Stability control (ESP) indicator
Stability control (ESP) indicator

Note: If the indicator does not illuminate when the ignition is switched on or if it stays illuminated whilst driving, it indicates a malfunction.

It flashes when stability control (ESP) is activated.

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