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Re: The orange warning light is on when engine running?
Don't Guess get to meaning of the codes that are on your computer. Go to an Auto-Zone and they will put your car on a code scanner for FREE.. Then you would know why exactly the light is on. You can then contact me if you need more help. Good Luck
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ok what warning light come on???? oil or charging light,,,if its the oil light i gess there is no oil left in the engine or there is no oil presher,,,in witch case the engine is shot away,, if its just a charging light my gess is the hight presher water jet shot water inside the altornator it may dry out but if its got oil inside of it then you need to get a new one fitted or strip your down and clean it all out, using hight presher water hoses is a big mistake
on the carte pan,there will be oi leaks?ther ewill be problem with level sensor,or,seen the age,with the connecting wiring full wiht oil and dirt?
clean firqst,if not help,relace elementwhen change oil,
bt,remains very sold engine,and fine car,
The oil pressure warning light only comes on when oil pressure drops below 4psi at this moment there is no oil in the engine most often it does not get to this point because oil, water etc is checked every week. It could be your engine was using oil which would point to an engine fault.
It means you have a computerized system management problem. An electronic sensor component has either failed, or a condition has occurred that has put a sensor out of normal range and the onboard computer is letting you know of it. Any time that light comes on it sets a code that can be read with a special code reader.Most auto parts stores will retrieve the code/ codes for you at no cost. Be very cautious interpreting the codes meaning, because various engine conditions will set a code as well, because the condition will affect what the sensor measures. If you spend the money for the replacement sensor(never cheap) it won't shut the light off.Once installed auto parts stores will not take it back.Also 90 percent of the time it is defective wiring running to the sensor or bad grounding that causes the codes/codes.So unless you have a ton of high priced testing equipment and a lot of electronic engine control troubleshooting experience,you best take in in for service. One more thing. The most common reason the light comes on is a loose or defective gas cap.The computer monitors that too.
that light is the engine warning light you should go and have your car checked over at a garage running very low on oil can cause some serious problems with your engine. you'll also have to go to a garage to get them to turn your light off.