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Emissions control lamp Warning lights and what they mean

Red warning lights mean you should stop the car as soon as it's safe.
Yellow warning lights mean that action is required.
Green warning lights are for information only.

Roadside assistance: 0870 333 0475

Does the lamp flash or light permanently?

Permanently Flash

Remove the key for 30sec then refit and start the engine, does the lamp come back on?

Yes No

Is the vehicle vibrating and down on power?

Yes No

Is the vehicle down on power?

Yes No

Can you take it to an authorised repairer safely?

Yes No

The problem is rectified visit an authorised repairer at your convenience for check.

Take caution while driving to an authorised repairer.

Please contact roadside assistance.

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Helps you manage ownership
and maintenance of your car.