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what does this warning light mean?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Dansmith, Dec 18, 2010.

  1. Dansmith
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    The yellow one below the airbag light?

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    I know RTFM but I can't seem to find it in there.

    thanks
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    Engine management light.Comes on when a fault has been detected.
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    You need someone with a code reader like VAG-COM (VCDS) to read your error codes, Your ECU has detected a fault and lit up your Check Engine Light, its a warning.

    DC
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    cheers guys it wasn't actually on my car, it was on my dads bmw but i recognised the symbol. All it has been is trouble... think he needs an audi again!
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    Its a light the main dealers make a lot of money from!!
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    gavin89 Wana go Low gotta go Slow

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    Haha SPOT on!

    Yeah Dan, I got Vagcom so if you need to use it in the future, you know im not far just give us a shout mate!
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    cheers man! good to know.
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