It's possible that the engine actually died just before the Check Engine and oil pressure lights came on. If that's the case, the problem could be little more than the engine needing a tune-up or its idle speed raised.
Is there a kit to install driving lights that go on when the ignition is on for a 1991 Corvette and where do the driving lights mount?
i bet it wouldn't be hard to put the headlights on the radeo power that comes on when the ignition is on... ...
When you turn the lights on in your 88 new yorker why do all your gauges that tell you about speed and what not they all dim and when you turn your lights off they get brighter?
Daylight driving = bright dash lights Night driving = dimmed dash lights. This automatic dimming feature assumes that you only drive with your lights on during poor light or night conditions. ...
Why are cars designed to leave lights on when ignition off?
Let's say you park your car outside at night and not in a garage. The AUTOMATIC lights will stay on long enough to light the area up and give you time to get inside. They will then go off. Lights in a car without auto lights are designed to be turned on without the ignition being on for safety reasons. If you are driving along at night and your ignition fails you lights will still be on. Also lights draw too...
Is it normal for the check engine light to come on with the key turned on but not stay on until engine is started?
It is normal if other lights come on at the same time. All of the reminder/warning lights should come on when ignition is in idle (key's in ignition, but the car is not running) ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Car Batteries
What can make a battery drain when car is not running?
mainly leaving your lights on when the engine is of or leaving the keys in the ignition ...
Asked in Saturn Ion
What if your Saturn 2004 ion will not start after driving It is completely dead The mechanic can't find what's wrong?
Are the lights in the dash coming on, and it just won't crank or are there no lights at all? If the lights are coming on you need an ignition switch. ...
If a 1998 Pontiac Transport 3400 starts but stalls out what should you check?
There's a solinoid in the transmission.Suggest to check that first. Turn on interior lights. Start engine. If the lights go out when the engine stalls, you have a bad ignition switch. ...
Asked in Car Electronics and Lights
Why do the engine warning lights come on when the car is off?
By "OFF," I have to assume that your question means that the ignition switch is "ON", but the engine is not running. IF that is what your question means, then the reason the engine warning lights turning on is that the manufacturer designed the system that way to show you that those warning circuits and lights are working, and ready to warn you after you start the engine, should there be a failure in one of the systems they represent. ...
Asked in American Cars
You Turn ignition keyhave lights and radio but no engine turnover?
Seized engine? Weak battery? Corroded or loose battery cables? Bad starter or starter solenoid? Bad neutral or clutch safety switch? Bad ignition switch? ...
Asked in Fuel Economy and Mileage
Does driving with the lights on increase fuel consumption?
(no it uses the energy from the car battery not the energy made by the engine) Yes it does increase consumption because the battery has to be recharged by the power of the engine driving the alternator or the dynamo ...
Asked in Check Engine Light, Vauxhall Vectra
How do you reset engine management lights on astra?
Press and hold the mileage reset button turn the ignition on wait for 4 dashes to appear, switch ignition off job done ! this will not work. this only resets your service light and not the engine managent light. ...
Asked in Ford F-150, Radio
Would a bad ignition relay cause your 1990 ford f150 to die while driving and not start again no power to the radio idiot lights in the dash or power windows either?
it may not be you ignition relay, but your alternator.
Asked in Nissan Xterra
When i turn my engine off the fan comes on after jiggling the key the fan turn off but the lights on the dash stay on why?
You may have a bad ignition pig tail. It is in the steering column behind the ignition switch. ...
Asked in European Cars, Chevrolet
Why is Engine still running dashboard lights dim but on key in hand?
What kind of auto is it. Sounds like you may have an ignition switch problem. ...
Astra ignition lights?
Astra ignition lights? Don't want to be sarcastic,but what do you actually want to know here? On most modern cars,Astra included,when you turn the key,all the warning lights come on as a "self test",then go out as the ECU checks the items they pertain to.The ones which stay on are ignition/charge lamp and oil pressure.Once the engine starts,these too should go out,unless you have a problem. ...
Asked in Headlights Tail and Brake Lights
Could the ignition on a Trailblazer cause head lights not to work properly?
Yes, the ignition on a trailblazer can cause head lights to work improperly. ...
Asked in Auto Parts and Repairs, Car Fuses and Wiring, Headlights Tail and Brake Lights, New Electrical Work
Would the ignition switch control the dash lights?
With most vehicles you can turn on the parking lights or the headlights and the dash illumination lights light up without turning on the ignition switch. ...
Asked in GMC Jimmy
Why does my 1997 gmc jimmy shuts off while driving?
if no warning and it just shuts down but dash lights and radio light up check ignition switch ...
What are some car parts that begin with the letter I?
The ignition is one part of the car that begins with I. Some more parts are the instrument panel, interior light and the internal combustion engine. ...
Asked in Ford Escape
Where is the fuse for the driving lights on 2010 Ford Escape?
where is the fuse for driving lights for a 2010 ford escape
What makes a brake light come on when the key is in the ignition?
Is it when the ignition lights on the brake lights are stuck on? If so adjust the brake light switch at the pedal.hope this helps Answer: Its the park lights. The vehicle is probably in park. ...
Whats the reason for engine warning light on an astra?
This question all depends on which Warning light you are refering to. The Check engine symbol indicates when a system servuce us required. The symbol lights up when the ignition is switched on and goes out shortly after the engine starts to run. If the symbol lights up when driving serivce to the engine management system may be required, the car is still drivable but must be service asap to prevent engine damage. Note if the symbol flashes and the engine cannot...