Find out the meaning of the warning lights on your vehicle

Side light warning light

Side light warning light

Main beam headlight tell-tale

Main beam headlight tell-tale

Dipped beam headlight tell-tale

Dipped beam headlight tell-tale

Rear fog lights tell-tale

Rear fog lights tell-tale

Automatic main beam headlight indicator light

Automatic main beam headlight indicator light

Left-hand direction indicator tell-tale

Left-hand direction indicator tell-tale

Right-hand direction indicator tell-tale

Right-hand direction indicator tell-tale

Low fuel level warning light

Low fuel level warning light

It appears in yellow when the ignition or the engine is switched on then disappears after a few seconds or is displayed in white (depending on the vehicle). If it comes on orange while driving and is accompanied by a beep, fill up with fuel as soon as possible. There is only approximately 31 miles (50 km) worth of fuel left.

Warning light

Warning light

If it appears in red during driving and is accompanied by the ® indicator light, you must, for your safety, stop as soon as traffic conditions allow. Switch off the engine and do not restart it.

Call an approved Dealer.

If it appears in yellow during driving and is accompanied by the © warning light, visit an approved dealer as soon as possible. Meanwhile, drive with care. If you fail to follow this recommendation, you risk damaging your vehicle.

STOP light

STOP light

This lights up when the ignition or engine is switched on and goes out as soon as the engine is running. It comes on with other warning lights and/or messages, and is accompanied by a beep.

It requires you to stop immediately, for your own safety, as soon as traffic conditions allow. Switch off the engine and do not restart it.

Contact an approved Dealer.

Brake circuit fault warning light

Brake circuit fault warning light

It lights up when the ignition or the engine is switched on and goes off after a few seconds.

If it comes on during braking and is accompanied by the ® warning light and a beep, it indicates that the fluid level in the circuit is low or that there is a braking system fault.

Stop as soon as traffic conditions allow and consult an approved dealer.

Battery charge warning light

Battery charge warning light

It lights up when the ignition or the engine is switched on and goes off after a few seconds.

If it comes on on the road, accompanied by the ® warning light and a beep, this indicates an overload or discharge in the electrical circuit.

Stop as soon as traffic conditions allow and contact an approved Dealer.

Oil pressure warning light

Oil pressure warning light

It lights up when the ignition or the engine is switched on and goes off after a few seconds.

If it comes on on the road, accompanied by the ® warning light and a beep, stop immediately and cut the ignition.

Check the oil level. If the level is normal, the indicator light is being lit by something else.

Call an approved Dealer.

Variable power-assisted steering warning light

Variable power-assisted steering warning light

It lights up when the ignition or the engine is switched on and goes off after a few seconds.

If it comes on while driving, alongside the warning light ®, this means there is a system fault.

Contact an authorised dealer.

Warning light

Warning light

This lights up when the ignition or engine is switched on and goes out as soon as the engine is running. It can light up in conjunction with other warning lights and/or messages on the instrument panel.

It means you should drive very carefully to an approved dealer as soon as possible. If you fail to follow this recommendation, you risk damaging your vehicle.

Anti-lock braking warning light

Anti-lock braking warning light

It lights up when the ignition or the engine is switched on and goes off after a few seconds.

If it lights up when you are driving, it indicates a fault in the anti-lock braking system.

Braking will then be as normal, without the ABS. Contact an approved Dealer as soon as possible.

Warning light for the electronic stability program (ESC) and traction control system

Warning light for the electronic stability program (ESC) and traction control system

It lights up when the ignition or the engine is switched on and goes off after a few seconds.

There are several reasons for the warning light to appear: DRIVER CORRECTION DEVICES AND AIDS.

Toxic Fume Filter System Warning Light

Toxic Fume Filter System Warning Light

On vehicles that are equipped, this light comes on when the engine is started and, depending on the vehicle, when the ignition is switched off while the engine is in the standby phase FUNCTION STOP AND START then it goes out.

–If it lights up continuously, consult your approved dealer as soon as possible;

–If it flashes, reduce the engine speed until the light stops flashing. Contact your approved Dealer as soon as possible MAINTENANCE AND ANTIPOLLUTION ADVICE.

Coolant temperature warning light

Coolant temperature warning light

This lights up red when the ignition is switched on or the engine is started.

If it turns red, stop and let the engine idle for a minute or two.

The temperature should drop. Otherwise, stop the engine. Let the engine cool down before checking the coolant.

Contact an approved Dealer.

Air bag warning light

Air bag warning light

This warning light will be displayed on the instrument panel when the ignition is switched on or the engine is started, and will then go out after a few seconds.

If it does not come on when the ignition is switched on, or comes on when the engine is running, there is a fault in the system.

Contact your approved Dealer as soon as possible.

Preheating warning light (Diesel version)

Preheating warning light (Diesel version)

This should come on when the ignition is switched on. It indicates that the heater plugs are in operation.

It goes out when preheating is complete. The engine can be started.

Gear change indicator

Gear change indicator

This lights up to advise you to change to a higher gear (arrow pointing upwards) or lower gear (arrow pointing downwards) DRIVING ADVICE, ECO-DRIVING.

“
          AUTOHOLD
          ” system warning

“ AUTOHOLD ” system warning

Brake pedal warning light

Brake pedal warning light

This lights up when the brake pedal should be depressed AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION.

Handbrake “on” or electronic parking brake warning light

Handbrake “on” or electronic parking brake warning light

Door(s) open warning light

Door(s) open warning light

Engine standby warning light

Engine standby warning light

Unavailability of engine standby warning light

Unavailability of engine standby warning light

Warning light to indicate detected presence of hands on the steering wheel

Warning light to indicate detected presence of hands on the steering wheel

Tyre pressure monitoring system

Tyre pressure monitoring system

Assisted parking brake fault light

Assisted parking brake fault light

Lane departure system warning light

Lane departure system warning light

Lane Keeping Assist system warning light

Lane Keeping Assist system warning light

(Depending on vehicle) Indicator of failure or unavailability of active emergency braking

(Depending on vehicle) Indicator of failure or unavailability of active emergency braking

(Depending on vehicle) Indicator of failure or unavailability of active emergency braking

(Depending on vehicle) Indicator of failure or unavailability of active emergency braking

Speed limiter warning lights

Speed limiter warning lights

Cruise control warning lights

Cruise control warning lights

Adaptive cruise control warning lights

Adaptive cruise control warning lights

Mode warning light
          ECO

Mode warning light ECO

This comes on when ECO mode is activated DRIVING ADVICE, ECO-DRIVING.

Freewheel indicator light

Freewheel indicator light

Warning light for reagent level and faults in the exhaust gas reduction system.

Warning light for reagent level and faults in the exhaust gas reduction system.

Driver's seat belt reminder and, depending on the vehicle, front passenger seat belt reminder

Driver's seat belt reminder and, depending on the vehicle, front passenger seat belt reminder