i have a question about a dash light on my car

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  1. cetiya

    cetiya Lunatic VIP

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    I have a 2009 pontiac vibe but can't find my owners manual. I've had a dash light alert for a few weeks and tried to look it up on the net but my stupid cell phone didn't help me find it. Maybe somebody knows? It looks kinda like this. (!) Thanks in advance
     
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    Tire pressure warning light.
     
  3. R.P. McMurphy

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    ...thats your check engine light
     
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    Please tell me you've checked that your emergency brake is not set (on).
     
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    Check that your parking brake is off. Maybe tire pressure too.
     
  6. R.P. McMurphy

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    ...ah youre right it is tire pressure light i cant post the pic but i see it in google
     
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  7. John Mahlin

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    Is it this?
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    If so, it's tire pressure warning. Go put some air in your tires.
     
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    I believe it's your tire pressure monitor
     
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    running low on tampons alert
     
  10. Ashbeard

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    My aunt borrowed my mom's jetta once and drove it all week with the hand brake on. She said she thought she smelled something the first couple days but it went away.
     
  11. Jayla

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    In my car that's the "tire pressure is low" warning sign. I usually ignore it because it only comes on in the cold months and is particularly sensitive.
     
  12. cetiya

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    Ahh. Tire pressure! Thank you so much all, ill get that fixed asap.
     
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    That's the 'you really need a man in your life' warning light. You should do something about that.
     
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    I haven't used the parking brake on any of my vehicles in probably 25 years.
    They used to be fun in the snow with a stick shift.
     
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    Exactly, disconnect the indicator.
     
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    Tire pressure. Our Torrent has a couple screwed up sensors and the light is always on.
     
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    It did show up at first when we were really cold, around 20 something. It had showed up before and then went away on its own so I kept waiting for it to go away this time. I'm grateful it isn't something serious.
     
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    I've never used my emergency brakes so I'm positive its not on!
     
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  19. Jayla

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    Yeah. Maybe have someone check it this time.
     
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    In Pontiacs that's also the same symbol when the traction control is off, or there is a problem with the system.