Is there a warning light on the Infinity dashboard? By reading the list below, learn what the warning light means and possible solutions to resolve the issue. This guide explains the warning lights on the Infiniti dashboard.
Anti-lock braking system malfunction indicator
The system is faulty if theAbdomenThe warning light comes on while the engine is running. If it does not work properly, the braking system will work without useAbdomen. ÖAbdomenPrevents the brakes from locking up under hard braking. Be careful not to brake too hard while drivingAbdomenit is broken. use oneABS-Scannerto diagnose problems with the system.
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- deformed rotors
- contaminated brake fluid
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The quick service engine light means that there is a fault in one of several engine-related systems. It only illuminates when a vehicle detects a problem that is major enough to require attention. A code is stored in the vehicle's computer to provide more details about the problem at hand.Follow this guide to scan your vehicle's computer for trouble codesto see why the check engine light came on.
If the light is on constantly, it's usually ok to drive for the time being. DoNOdrive the vehicle when the engine malfunction indicator (MIL) is flashing. This is usually a sign of itfailand often catalyst failure leading to massive engine damage when starting.
Common causes for the Service Engine Soon indicator:
- loose fuel cap
- P0420 catalyst failure
- Failure of the emission control system
- O2 sensor failure
- Dirty Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor.
When the vehicle is first started, this warning light will illuminate for approximately seven seconds. If the light stays on with the engine running, the vehicle's restraint system should be serviced. Use caution when diagnosing this yourself as the airbags may inadvertently deploy/deflate and cause injury or death. use oneOBD-II Airbag ReaderRead diagnostic trouble codes. It is important that the airbags function properly in the event of an accident.
The first step is to call your local Nissan/Infiniti dealer and give them yoursVIN. You can look for an airbag system recall, in which case the dealer should fix the problem at no cost.
Common problems that trigger the SRS light are a bad clockspring, a bad passenger occupancy sensor, and low battery voltage.
engine temperature gauge
The blue engine temperature light means the vehicle is not at normal operating temperature. The vehicle becomes hot when idling or while driving. It turns off after the vehicle has reached normal operating temperature.
The red engine temperature warning light means that the vehicle's coolant temperature has overheated. Check the temperature gauge to see if the vehicle is heating up. Stop your vehicle and consult your owner's manual or a guide on how to safely check your vehicle's coolant level after the engine has cooled. Service the cooling system for possible leaks or problems.
Common causes of the engine temperature warning light:
- Coolant hose, heater core or radiator leak
- Bad thermostat or fan
- Engine coolant temperature sensor defective
- The main problems can involve the front joint.
- Water pump failure.
Tire pressure gauge - TPMS Light
The tire pressure warning indicator means low pressure in your vehicle's tires. Check the vehicle information display to see where the tire is low. Inflate the tire to correct the air pressure and drive a few miles and the light will go out by itself. If the light stays on, there could be a faulty TPMS sensor in one of the tires. Service the TPMS system, a TPMS relearn tool is required.
Common TPMS Errors:
- Low tire pressure/tire leak
- Sensor TPMS defective
- Faulty TPMS module
Battery /Generator/ Charging system light
If the battery warning light illuminates while the engine is running, this indicates that the charging system is not working properly. Park in a safe place, turn off the engine and check that the generator (Generator) The belt is in working condition. Do not continue riding if the belt is loose, broken, or missing. Test the charging system with a battery load tester and a starting system.
Common causes of charging system:
- GeneratorDoes not load
- Defective battery does not hold the charge
- loose battery cables
Low washer fluid level indicator
This light means the windshield washer reservoir is low on fluid. Check your owner's manual for the location of the container. Alternatively, look under the hood for a blue cap with the same symbol. Check your level and fill it in correctly.
low fuel gauge
This light means the vehicle is almost empty. Some vehicles will display the approximate number of miles the vehicle can drive before running out of fuel completely. It is always advisable not to over-fill the tank as this will make the fuel pump work even harder when the level is low and can lead to premature failure.
oil warning light
This light warns of low engine oil pressure. Indicates insufficient oil pressure through the engine oil galleries and main bearings. The engine oil level may be too low. Stop the vehicle, switch off the engine and check the engine oil. If the level is low, fill to the normal level and drive the vehicle to see if the light goes off. If the light stays on, have the vehicle towed to a workshop; Driving with low oil pressure can cause immediate and serious engine damage.
Common causes of the oil warning light:
- Defective oil pressure sender sensor
- defective oil pump
- worn piston rings
- Clogged oil passages
- Little oil or oil that has turned to sludge because it was never changed
break the light
If the brake light is on, it means that the brake system needs to be serviced. We do not recommend driving the vehicle with the brake lights on. Use your best judgment to determine if the vehicle is safe to drive. Check the brake fluid level. If you need repairs, tow the vehicle to the workshop; Driving in these conditions can be dangerous.
Common causes for the brake indicator:
- Brake system malfunction
- Low brake fluid level
- The parking brake is applied (the light may turn yellow instead of red in this case)
Tall lantern display
The high beam indicator comes on when the high beam is activated. Pull the turn signal lever backwards to toggle between high and low beam. Do not use your high beams in oncoming traffic.
Lane stopping assistant
This light illuminates when Lane Departure Warning (LDW) is activated. Coupling conditions require the vehicle to deviate from lane markings. The vehicle will automatically correct a drift and guide you back to the center of the lane. If the light stays on with the engine running, the system is faulty and disabled. Using an OBDII scan tool, scan the vehicle for diagnostic trouble codes related to the Lane Departure Warning system.
stability control indicator
This indicator flashes when the Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) system is operating. This is normal and indicates that the wheel is limiting vehicle spin to control traction. It can be felt or heard while driving. Always use caution when driving on slippery surfaces such as rain, snow or ice. If the skid indicator or traction control stays on, the system is not working properly. The most common problems are bugs.AbdomenWheel speed sensors or steering angle sensors that may need to be reset.
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turn signal indicator
The turn signal indicator will illuminate and flash when the turn signal switch signals the driver to turn left or right. Push the turn signal lever up or down to turn on the turn signal light. If the bulb flashes quickly, it means that the bulb is defective.
Common Turn Signal Light Problems:
- The turn signal switch is defective.
- Blown or defective turn signal bulb
The door ajar indicator will remain on if any of the doors or the trunk are not properly closed. If this indicator does not go off even after closing the door properly, it could be due to worn door latches or a faulty door ajar sensor.
Common causes of the "Door open" indicator light:
- Worn door latches/closers
- Door open sensor defective
parking light on
This light means that the parking lights have been switched on. Normally the parking lights are controlled by the low beam switch or the headlight controller. Rotate the headlight switch or knob to turn off the parking lights.
Urinary tract check-up
This is a reminder to fasten the driver or passenger seat belt. An audible warning is repeated while the vehicle is moving and the seat belt is unbuckled. Fasten your passenger's seat belt and the warning will sound. If a warning continues to appear, there is a fault.
Common seat belt warning malfunctions:
- Faulty seat belt sensor
- Seat pressure sensor defective
- Seat belt not fastened
Stability Control OFF
This display appears when the vehicle dynamics control (VDC) is switched off. It is turned off due to a malfunction or was turned off manually. It is always recommended to keep the VDC on to prevent the vehicle from skidding and losing control in dangerous situations. It can usually be toggled on and off from the info screen or a button on the dash.
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This light flashes every three seconds when the ignition is in the OFF, LOCK, or AUTO ACC position. All vehicle access points must be properly closed and locked for the system to arm. If the light stays on continuously in the vehicle, the safety features will not allow the vehicle to start or drive and will require service.
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The readiness indicator on a hybrid vehicle means that the electrical system tests have passed and the vehicle is operating normally. It is ready to use, also called driving. As long as this light stays on, the vehicle is using its EV motor and hybrid battery power to drive.
Fog light indicator
The green fog light indicator pointing left means the fog lights are on. A right-pointing amber fog light indicator means the rear fog lights are on. These bulbs can disable the headlight selector/switch. Depending on the model, rotate or press the switch to turn off the fog lights.
Keyless entry or start failure indicator
This is an indicator that the smart key is faulty or unrecognized. When the vehicle is in motion it is possible to drive to a mechanic/dealer as long as the vehicle is not parked to perform service.
Common causes of failed keyless start indicator light:
- The smart key battery is dead.
- The smart key is damaged or defective.
- It's also possible that the module that reads the fob is defective, but that's less likely.
Blind Spot Warning Indicator
This light illuminates when blind spot warning is activated and other vehicles are detected in the blind spot. This indicator is normally displayed in the driver and passenger side mirrors. BSW can be switched off using the vehicle information display.
All-wheel drive fault indicator
The 4WD malfunction indicator illuminates when the vehicle is offall wheel driveThe system needs maintenance. The vehicle only works with front-wheel drive. This display also means that there is a diagnostic trouble code stored in the vehicle's body control module. Use an OBDII body control module scan tool to extract any stored trouble codes.
Automatic emergency brake indicator
This warning light indicates that the Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) system has activated. The system has identified a possible collision by detecting a vehicle in front that is approaching very quickly. The automatic emergency braking system takes over, slowing and braking the vehicle automatically to give the driver time to react and avoid a collision. If this light stays on under normal operating conditions, there is a fault and service is required.
cruise control indicator
This light means that the cruise control has been activated. The vehicle maintains a constant speed. Cruise control turns off when you step on the brake. Note that there is no adaptive cruise control in this case. The vehicle does not maintain a safe distance from the vehicle in front.
driving mode indicators
The amber sport mode indicator means the vehicle is in sport mode. This improves the vehicle's throttle response, including higher shift points for higher revs for a sportier driving feel. The Eco mode indicator means that the vehicle is in Eco mode. In this mode, throttle response is reduced and transmission action is smoothed to improve fuel economy. Both modes can be switched on and off by pressing the buttons on the panel with the corresponding modes.
EV display ON
The EV power indicator means the hybrid vehicle is using battery power to drive. When this light goes out, the electric motor should step in to provide enough acceleration when you step on the gas pedal.
parking brake indicator
This light indicates that the parking brake is engaged. It can glow red or yellow. When the parking brake is released, this light indicates that the parking brake system requires service.
Common causes of the parking brake warning light:
- Parking brake module failure
- Incorrect cable setting
- Worn/low parking brake shoes
- Major wiring/electrical fault
main warning light
With the ignition on or the vehicle running, illumination of the master warning light can indicate various warnings. Check the vehicle information display for messages and the dashboard for other warning lights.
Common causes of the master warning light:
- no key warning
- Low washer fluid warning
- Parking brake release warning
- Door/trunk open warning
- loose fuel cap
- Low tire pressure warning
Bonnet ajar display
The hood indicator can be an indication that the hood has been left open. If the hood is not properly closed, it may fly off at high speed and cause an accident. Make sure the hood latch works and latches properly.
Common causes of the hood ajar indicator light illuminating:
- The hood is not fully closed.
- Misaligned, loose or broken hood latch, will not close properly.
- Hood opening sensor or faulty wiring
Low battery indicator
This indicator light means the smart key battery is low and needs to be replaced. Check your user manual for the battery type and follow the instructionsthis guide to learn how to change it.
This indicator flashes when the Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) system is operating. This is normal and indicates that the wheel is limiting vehicle spin to control traction. This is normal and can be felt or heard while driving. Always use caution when driving on slippery surfaces such as rain, snow or ice.
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Check the automatic transmission indicator
The automatic transmission indicator light is a sign of a malfunction in the automatic transmission. The problem could be with the transmission or with the many sensors used to make it work. It is best to take it to a mechanic or dealership for a diagnosis and Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) for the pull-up automatic transmission and the vehicle being serviced. In most cases, when this light is illuminated, the vehicle will go into limp mode and the driver will not be able to exceed 45 mph. In this case, it is recommended that the vehicle be towed to a workshop.
Common AT check errors:
- low transmission fluid
- Defective solenoid valve or speed sensors
- Transmission error or damage
Parking indicator for automatic transmission
This light means that the vehicle's four-wheel drive is in neutral. The shift lever must be in 4 Low or 4 High to engage drive gear. This light will also illuminate if there is a fault in the transmission parking mechanism. If necessary, take it to a mechanic or dealer.
Continuously variable gear display
The CVT warning illuminates when there is a problem with the CVT system. Let the system check if this warning appears. Avoid driving with this light on as it may cause further damage. Take it to a Nissan mechanic or dealer immediately. They perform diagnostics and read Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) stored in the vehicle's computer.
Electronic brake force distribution fault indicator
This Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) warning light means that the EBD has detected a fault and needs to be serviced. EBD varies the braking force at each wheel based on conditions such as wheel load, vehicle speed and road conditions. EITHERAbdomenand the brakes must also work properly for the EBD to work.
Brake pad wear warning indicator
The brake pad wear warning indicator means that the vehicle has determined that the brake pads are very bad and have little or no life left. Perform brake maintenance as soon as possible. The low electrode set requires service for this warning light to go off.
Steering lock failure indicator
This light indicates that the steering wheel lock is working properly. It should only be when the key is in the off position and the lock is on.
lane intervention indicator
This indicator shows when the Intelligent Lane Intervention (I-Li) system is activated. It activates when the vehicle corrects itself to return to the road after the system detects it has left its lane to prevent the vehicle from going off the road.
Steering Assist Indicator
This display appears when a lane change is detected and the steering assist is activated. It is activated when the vehicle leaves a lane and needs correction. This can be disabled and will not activate even when detected out of range.
Reverse Collision Intervention OFF indicator
Backup Collision Intervention (BCI) means that the Backup Collision Intervention system is disabled. If this light stays on after the first start, it needs to be repaired. The backup crash system prevents the vehicle from colliding when reversing; It automatically applies the brakes when a collision with a vehicle behind is detected.
Driver assistance system display
This driver assistance system indicator activates the Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS). This system helps the driver to park the car safely. It detects all nearby objects and helps guide, mitigate or warn the driver to avoid a collision. It also has cameras around the vehicle to detect any movement while the car is parked and, if flash memory is available, it records video of any movement detected.
Check the sleep indicator
The suspension check indicator means there is a fault in the suspension system. It should be repaired by the dealer or a mechanic to fix the problem. This lamp will turn off when the problem is resolved.
trailer mode indicator
The tow mode indicator means the vehicle will only idle to provide maximum torque and pulling power. It will also have higher shift points for maximum performance. The button can disable tow mode on the dashboard.
All-wheel drive fault indicator
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snow mode indicator
The mode indicator means that the vehicle is in snow mode. Controls the vehicle's throttle response to be less aggressive, and revs and gears point down for maximum traction in slippery conditions.
Idle start stop indicator
The idle start-stop indicator means that the vehicle's engine will shut down if it comes to a complete standstill. When the accelerator pedal is pressed, the vehicle starts automatically. This light goes off when the auto idle stop is turned off. This feature is used to reduce fuel consumption and engine idle time.
EV mode indicator
EV mode means that the hybrid vehicle is battery powered. This display means that the hybrid vehicle is working properly. This light goes out when the battery charge is exhausted and the petrol engine must be started to charge the batteries.
Regenerative braking system fault indicator
The regenerative braking system fault indicator means that part of the regenerative braking system has failed. Regenerative braking converts braking energy back to the engine or stores it in batteries. This system has several functional parts that can fail and require maintenance. There will be efficiency losses in energy consumption.
Error display for electric vehicles
The EV malfunction indicator is the hybrid vehicle equivalent of the Check Engine Light. use oneOBD-II lecturerRead diagnostic trouble codes. Bring the vehicle in for service. DoNOUnless you are an expert, try servicing a hybrid vehicle. Accidents can cause high voltage shocks that can cause death.
Pedestrian noise error display
Pedestrian error means that the warning system used to alert pedestrians to the presence of the electric vehicle is not working. Electric vehicles are required to have this warning system due to the silent nature of hybrid electric vehicles. The sound system requires service if this light remains on; a speaker might be off, or the wiring might be open or shorted.
intelligent cruise control display
The Intelligent Cruise Control indicator shows that Intelligent Cruise Control (ICC) is active. This improved version of cruise control uses the vehicle's radar sensors to avoid collisions with detected vehicles ahead.
Adaptive Front Lights Off Indicator
The Adaptive Front Lighting (AFS) indicator off means that AFS is not working. As you drive, AFS detects the angle at which the vehicle is turning and adjusts the headlights accordingly to keep the road lit. This system requires service when this light is on.
The headlight indicator means that the normal headlights are active. This indicator turns off when the vehicle's headlights are turned off.
Automatic tall lantern displays
The automatic high beam indicator stays on when the high beams are switched on automatically. This can be disabled and the display will turn off when inactive.
distance warning display
This warning light indicates that a vehicle is approaching too quickly in the direction of travel. Warns the driver to slow down and not to get too close to vehicles ahead.
Vehicle ahead indicator
This indicator means that a vehicle is very close within a certain distance. Warns the driver to increase the distance to avoid an accident if he has to brake suddenly.
The purpose of many of these lights on an Infiniti is to let the driver know when a system is being activated. Some of these lights indicate a problem or malfunction and inform the driver that the system has been deactivated.
To find out what's wrong with these systems, use aInfiniti Scanner for all systemsto read theerror codesof the corresponding module. Please note that most OBD-II scanners can only check engine codes and are unable to diagnose other systems such as airbags.Abdomen, traction control, etc.
We hope you find the Infiniti Dashboard Warning Lights Explained Guide useful. check theseTroubleshooting and repair guidesfor more help on your Infiniti.