Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Warning lights on in vehicle

asked by on

The battery light in my vehicle came on and is staying on. The airbag light came on, but then went off.

A: The Battery Light is due to a charging malf...

The Battery Light is due to a charging malfunction. This could be due to a faulty alternator or a battery that is not holding a charge. The Air Bag Light is a separate issue and will need to be diagnosed by a qualified technician. If you would like to have these problems taken care of, consider YourMechanic, as a certified technician can come to your home or office to run tests on your Battery Light and Air Bag Light to make sure the proper repairs are made.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Save up to 30%

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: How do the side air bags work?

Your car includes front air bags, as well as side air bags. Your side air bags are located in the pillars beside the driver front and passenger front seats. They are controlled by the air bag system, and initiated by...

Q: How do I fast forward or rewind through a song?

When listening to a disc, you can fast forward by pressing and holding the Up or Right button (depending on your model), or rewind by pressing and holding the Down or Left button.

Q: I have no power from battery to the engine

Hello. If you are not getting power to the vehicle at all then there is likely some sort of wiring issue. I would carefully examine the battery cables and terminals for any signs of damage or corrosion that may be...

Related articles

How to Renew Your Car Registration in Oklahoma(DELETED)
Having your car registered with the Oklahoma Tax Commission is an important part of driving legally in this state. You will need to do this within 30 days of moving to Oklahoma...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the P0052 code means This code is seen when the Engine Control Module (ECM) tries to control the...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...