Question about 2002 Hyundai Accent

1 Answer

Hyundai Amica 2002 warning light

When the car starts a yellow warning light comes on, on the dash, it's shaped vaguely like a tap and has check written under it. When the light is on the car bucks and loses power before running ok again. When the light flashes the car goes through this power loss thing, but when the light is on solidly the car runs more smoothly but still feels wrong. What would cause this? The car has 52,000 miles on the clock.

Posted by on

  • UpasanaPopli Jan 24, 2009

    I have a similar problem. When I start the care the yellow light like a tap with a check written under it lights up and wont go off. The cars seems to run fine. but I am worried if there is something wrong with it? what does this light mean? it is for Transmission oil or Filter? Help please

    Thanks!


  • bluemoon4670 Jan 27, 2009

    i have some what a simmular problam i have 02 accent with 88k on it. the check engin light recently have come on and im i have also noticed that my transmition is slipping. i checked the trany fluid when it was (COLD ) and the fluid was reading high in the (HOT ) reagon could this be problamatic ? also i have no iidea id the timing belt has been changed so thats on the list along with all the hoseses and bother belts and most likely the water pump and thurmastat whuls its all a part i have a very long drive soon 2000 miles so i want to make sure its all good. should i go with all oem belts and hoses and water pump? or off brand are ok ?

    what is with the check enging light and how dose it get reset ?

    bluemoon4670@yahoo.com.au

    thanks much


×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Hyundai Master
  • 6,674 Answers

First thing to do is check all fluid levels, and top them up as needed, especially rad & oil. Have you checked owners manual for explanation ?

Posted on Jan 24, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Light on the dash comes on and off the light is yellow and on right hand side shaped like watering can


It could be the low oil pressure warning light. That light looks like an oil can with one drip of oil on the tip.
If that is the light it is telling you the oil pressure in the engine is low.
You might want to check with a dealer to make sure if you don't have an owners manual.

Oct 02, 2012 | 1998 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

Red battery shaped warning dash light on now car won't start no battery no blinkers


The battery ran out of power because the alternator is not charging it.
Have the alternator output tested and take a look at the fuses.

Jul 27, 2012 | Hyundai Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

Hi, i have a warning light on my mini cooper, its yellow with a exclamation mark inside two brackets, what does this mean.


either low tire pressure or brake warning. See pics below. If it's the brake warning, check your fluid level. If level is low, check for leaks at brakes, master cylinder, also clutch slave if you have manual trans. Let me know if you have questions.


98f3e31.jpg

Oct 24, 2010 | 2002 Mini Cooper

2 Answers

I GOT A 2002 MADZA TRIBUTE THERE A A LIGHT ON THE DASH BOARD THE SHAPE OF A HOUSE i DON'T KNOW WHAT ITS MEAN


I think the warning light is meant to be in the shape of a radiator - check your coolant level - it generally means your coolant is low. The coolant level sensor often fails on Mazda's however, so your 'problem' might actually be a dodgy sensor not a lack of coolant at all.
Hope this helps, Sherwin

Sep 06, 2010 | 2002 Mazda Tribute

1 Answer

Warning light on my hyundu accent engine shaped warning light appeared on dash. what is the most likely problem.


This is the CEL (Check Engine Light) and will come on if the ECU gets information from a sensor that is outside of it's normal parameters (not getting the signal or reading that is within the range that it is expecting)

You need to get the codes extracted with a scantool and this information will point you to the part of the system at fault.

So, in short, it could be one of a whole lot of things and is impossibleto guess without the DTC. (Diagnostic Trouble Code)

Regards

GeckoNZ

Aug 23, 2010 | 2002 Hyundai Accent

1 Answer

Yellow Engine Light Comes on and car is very sluggish Hyundai Amica 2002 1 ltr


If the light was flashing when it came on, then it means your engine is misfiring.

A solid light can mean anything from a loose/faulty gas cap to a transmission issue.

This light comes on when the computer detects a fault of some sort in its diagnostic tests. If it keeps detecting this issue, the light will remain on. If the light turns off, then it has detected that the issue may no longer be present.

In order to find out what the exact reason was for your light, You need to have your car computer scanned to retrieve the code that the computer would have stored when the light triggered. Most garages will do this free of charge. The code will tell you what may have caused the light to initially turn on.

Nov 11, 2009 | 2002 Hyundai Accent

1 Answer

Hyundai amica 2002 reg - when the car get warm the engine dies


kindly check Battery, if battery is good. then try Push starting it, if the probelm is solved, take the vehicle to garage it might be problem of a PIV Sensor, of Starter motor must be weak or check any back compression is started in your car, if it has started then...

Dec 21, 2008 | 2002 Hyundai Accent

1 Answer

Mazda 6 warning light


On my 2003 Mazda 6S the problem was a loose gas cap which caused the check engine light to come on and stay on. To turn the light off you have to disconnect the battery for a couple of minutes.

Dec 06, 2008 | 2003 Mazda Mazda6

Not finding what you are looking for?
2002 Hyundai Accent Logo

Related Topics:

548 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Hyundai Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70347 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22041 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6876 Answers

Are you a Hyundai Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...