Check the gauges. One or more of the gauges must be out of normal range to trip the "check gauges" light.
It means that one or more of the gauges is out of the safe zone.
The check gauges light means that one of the gauges is out of the safe range.
The check gauges light comes on when one of the guages is out side of the safe zone. It could be battery voltage, oil pressure, engine temp....
Answer location of check gauges lightthe check gauges light is on your instrument panel when it comes on it lights up saying check gauges
it comes on when you need gas
When the check gauges light comes on it is telling you to check the gauges because at least one of the gauges is out of normal range. It could be low oil pressure, engine over heating or low voltage.
There is a fuse for the gauges, check it.
The check gauges light stays on when one of the gauges is out of the safe or normal range.
My older Blazer has a 'check engine' light and also a 'check gauges' light. When the 'check gauges' light is on, check your other gauges like the temp and volt gauges. One of them may be showing something different than normal.
'check gauges' means one of your dash warning gauges went beyond normal paramaters, alerting a problem... my guess is- it's your oil pressure gauge....CHECK YOUR OIL level... if the level is low, when the truck leans (as when you exit an off ramp) the oil pressure will drop.