the 0.0 / SET button to agree and confirm. This symbol is typically referred to as the engine management light, or the ‘MIL’ (malfunction indicator lamp). You also have the option to opt-out of these cookies. Stop as soon as possible, turn off engine, check oil level and top up. Oil level symbol lighting up along with the red warning triangle indicates oil level is too low. Red oil light is pressure warning, yellow light is level. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. These symbols may light up along with other specific symbols. Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. For further help, see why has the oil light come on and how to check engine oil level. The Skoda yellow triangle warning light is generally non-specific and can illuminate without other lights. Without consent from ŠKODA AUTO a.s., third parties are only allowed to use all published content - to an adequate extent - for Internet news for two years since publishing, worldwide (except USA, Canada, Japan); however, such use must not be in conflict with legitimate interests of ŠKODA AUTO a.s. For more details see Privacy Statement, Copyright and Whistleblower system. Resetting the service interval light on a ŠKODA Octavia is a simple procedure. Symbol lights up when a change in pressure of one or more tyres has been detected. For further information, see why is the ABS light on in my car? Find a safe place to stop, switch off the engine and check brake fluid levels. Steady light: The amber / orange oil can dash light indicates low oil level. UNRAVEL THE MYSTERIES OF THE WARNING LIGHTS! ProActive passenger protection – light comes on and the following messages occur: Proactive passenger protection not available or Proactive occupant protection: function restricted. These cookies will be stored in your browser only with your consent. Reset ŠKODA Octavia Service Oil Light Resetting the service interval light on a ŠKODA Octavia is a simple procedure. Release the handbrake. Hi Bernie, Coolant temperature is high – turn off engine, allow to cool and continue to drive when warning lights go out. The cog containing an exclamation point is shown only in the MAXI DOT display and will display alongside a warning triangle (see top of page). The front and distance ahead is monitored by a radar sensor. 07428854606. I have the same problem, any reasons for this? If the ESC / TCS light comes on steady, it indicates a fault with the system. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The red exclamation marking contained in a red circle indicates an issue with low brake fluid. However, risk of skidding and braking distance are both increased under certain conditions. This is to help safeguard engine components. Bumpers, front grille radar, top of windscreen etc. From time-to-time, the battery in your key fob will need changing and re-synchronising with your vehicle if the fob is unresponsive. What does this mean/what needs checked?? You can continue to drive, but seek remedial action soon. Red oil pressure light issue. Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. Braking ability may be impaired. Low coolant level – stop, turn off engine and allow to cool. Your personal data is also used to ensure that websites are interconnected with social networks and that content can be shared through these networks. By vala, 27 October, 2015 in Skoda Octavia Mk II (2004 - 2013) Prev; 1; 2; Next; Page 1 of 2 Recommended Posts. Click a link to learn more about each one. On the dashboard, you’ll receive a service / inspection indicator spanner symbol flashing and/or a message stating that a service is due. The seat belt warning light flashes with an audible warning at speeds of 18 mph / 30 km/h or more. Fault with the engine oil level sensor – again you can continue driving but seek assistance from ŠKODA engineer as soon as possible. Essentially, ABS very quickly pumps the brakes whilst releasing pressure if a locked wheel is detected. Add the required amount of oil. Igniting warning lights may result in personal injury or damage to the vehicle. 2. Flashing light: A flashing amber oil can indicates that the engine oil level sensor is faulty. If the tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS) light flashes for around 1 minute and then remains lit, there’s a fault with the system. The ŠKODA Octavia diesel particulate filter warning light comes on along with the amber warning triangle indicating that it is blocked with soot. This light should illuminate whilst heating diesel glow plugs during pre-ignition and go out when ready to start the engine. Disabled by diagnostic tool –  If one of the airbags or a belt tensioner has been disabled by the diagnostic tool, the light will come on for around 4 seconds after ignition is switched on, then flash for a further 12 seconds. If oil is at recommended levels, do not continue to drive – there is a high risk of engine damage. ESC and TCS help to stabilise the vehicle when it is otherwise becoming unstable. ACC does not react when approaching stationary obstacles such as other vehicles in traffic jams, broken down vehicles etc. Add the required amount of oil. If the Electronic Stability Control (ESC) flashes, it indicates that ESC and the Traction Control System (TCS) are active. Gearbox malfunction – If the warning light stays on, do not continue to drive. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. These cookies do not store any personal information. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website. You can continue driving, but seek assistance from ŠKODA engineer immediately. If the triangle is amber, this indicates the gearbox is overheating or an error has occurred in the gearbox: Gearbox in emergency mode – no reverse gear, or speed limited.