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Exclamation point inside a gear

I was given a 2001 focus zx3 i get an indicator light on the dash it looks like an exclamationpoint inside a gear.any idea what this light means? the car has sat for nearly a year and i havent done a tune up yet or changed any filters or fluids.

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  • brian_amerso Mar 12, 2009

    thank you so much

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It has something to due with the automatic transmission I know that much. Seeing as it sat for so long, my guess is that the battery was dead. If you charged or replace the battery, try disconnecting the negative terminal for about 5 mins and see if that clears it.

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I bet its your "Check Engine Light" take it to a auto-parts store and ask them to check the engine codes...maybe it will tell you what all is wrong with it...most of those places do it for free hoping you will buy the parts you need from them.

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