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What is the start/stop symbol?
The circle shaped arrow or double arrow is a standard icon for Start/Stop systems, whether it indicates a problem or simply says the system is on or off. The exclamation point does indicate a problem with the system. This image with the ‘A’ inside and the exclamation point outside is used in Europe.
What signs on your dash mean?
What 15 Symbols On Your Car’s Dashboard Mean
- Engine Temperature Warning Light. iStock.
- Tire Pressure Warning Light. iStock.
- Oil Pressure Warning. iStock.
- Traction Control. iStock.
- Engine Warning. iStock.
- Antilock Brake Warning. iStock.
- Automatic Shift Lock or Engine Start Indicator. iStock.
- Battery Alert. iStock.
What does ENG a stop mean?
The abbreviations actually stand for Engine (ENG Auto Stop (A-STOP)). Green indicates that the engine has been shut off, while the light in yellow/amber indicates a malfunction in the system. The engine remains running and the vehicle can be driven.
What does service stop/start mean?
Service Stop/Start System Warning Light What it means: Many new Compass models are equipped with engine stop/start, which helps save fuel by turning your engine off when you’re at a red light. What to do: You can still drive your Compass, but you won’t get the extra fuel-saving benefits from the stop/start system.
Why does my start/stop have a line through it?
The symbol with the line through it isn’t a warning, it’s just telling you that the car won’t stop/start for some reason. In this case it’s because you’re not in neutral and off the clutch. Other reasons include cold engine, low battery level, being in sport mode or simply having it turned off. Perfectly normal.
Does Stop-Start wear starter motor?
Does stop-start wear out my engine? When it comes to durability and long life, all the bases relating to the starter gear itself should be covered, but the higher number of stop-start cycles lead to increased engine wear unless steps are taken to prevent it.
What does the green light mean at the start of the engine?
These are Engine Start-Stop Indicator symbols. The abbreviations actually stand for Engine (ENG Auto Stop (A-STOP)). Green indicates that the engine has been shut off, while the light in yellow/amber indicates a malfunction in the system. The engine remains running and the vehicle can be driven.
What do the symbols on a car indicator mean?
Click Vehicle lighting symbols are connected to your car’s lighting system. These symbols are usually blue, green, or yellow in colour. Indicator light means that the vehicles dipped beam is on. Click Indicator light means that there is an exterior light on the vehicle that is not functioning properly.
What kind of gasoline can I use for a small engine?
Gasoline with up to 10% ethanol (gasohol) or up to 15% MTBE (methyl tertiary butyl ether), is acceptable. Some fuel stations are now selling gasoline with up to 15% ethanol. This E15 product is not recommended or approved for use in small engines. A canned fuel product can also be used.
What does the Check Engine light mean on a car?
Check Engine Lights: What to do and How to Fix Errors. Like most car warning lights, the check engine light is a yellow, orange, or red engine symbol that appears on your dash when your car’s system malfunctions.