If the handbrake is not engaged, and the warning light is coming on, it may mean that there are components in the braking system that require maintanence. Or, it could mean that the master cylinder is low on brake fluid.
I am assuming you mean the dashboard handbrake warning light. On many modern cars, the handbrake warning light comes on when the brake fluid is low. The early indication of this is when the light comes on when going around a corner and then goes out once you straighten up. If the fluid gets really low the light will stay lit.
Is this not the warning light for the handbrake ? may mean that the handbreak has not been fully disengaged .
what does it mean when light comes on
this also illuminates when brake fluid is low either your brake pads are worn out or you have a leak
brake fluid low...brake pads warn down,,,,
When the check engine warning light comes on in a vehicle, it means there is a problem in the engine. It means that the engine and connection need to be checked.
The light next to the battery warning light is the fuel injection system warning light. If it comes on and goes off after a short while it should be ok but if it stays on for longer than 5-10 minutes then get it checked out.
When the check your engine light comes on in a vehicle it can mean various things. The light is part of the vehicles diagnostic system and acts as a warning that something may be wrong with your vehicle.
The "CHECK SUSP" light comes on in the run position just before starting the engine to check the bulb . If the warning light comes on with the engine running that indicates that the air suspension system requires servicing
Handbrake needs adjusting or brake pads need changing but i'd look at the handbrake first.
it means that the handbrake is on
what dose light mean
It is important to know what it means when a warning light comes on. If the ABS light comes on, it means that there is a problem with the brake system within the car.
what does vsc warning light mean on lexus ex 350
EDC stands for Electronic Diesel Control. If the warning light comes on in a Iveco Euro Cargo, it usually means you need to change the diesel filter.
Your alternator is defective and not recharging the battery. Have the alternator checked.
automatic transmission oil temperature warning light
battery is loosing power, probably there is power thief
THE BRAKE FLUID IS BELOW MINIMUM LEVEL IF THIS WARNING LIGHT COMES ON
It is warning you that you are low on fuel and need to stop and fill the tank.
It is important to know what the warning lights mean when they light up. The ABS light comes on when there is an issue with the Brake system in a car.
The check power light on a vehicle is a warning indicator. A common cause of this is a improperly charged battery.
Tire pressure warning light.
If the " BRAKE " warning light comes on in your dash either the BRAKE FLUID LEVEL IS LOW in the brake fluid reservoir located in the engine compartment of your 1995 Ford Mustang or the parking / emergency brake is engaged