SOS Feature Malfunction Indicator

SOS Indicator

This is the SOS Feature Malfunction Indicator symbol. The symbol, in amber or yellow, is accompanied by a text message in the instrument panel that states that the service is either limited or unavailable. The message will show one or the other. When restricted, an emergency call may be limited to a data transmission. Advertisement …

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GM Vehicles Now Have 17 Differing Back-up Start Pockets

While putting together a review of 2018 push button start models, we discovered that the new GMC Terrain and Acadia had been added, and that this was introduced in the Acadia in 2017. Advertisement In addition, these two models have hidden key holes, like those used by Chevrolet. But what struck us was that the …

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Too Many Warning Lights Can Only Indicate Driver Overload

We had the opportunity recently to browse through the owner’s manual of a high-end European model SUV. As is our duty, we scanned the segment listing the various warning lights and indicators that may reside on the car’s instrument panel. We were frankly floored. For many years an Asian model SUV held the record (as …

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AdBlue Indicator Symbols

AdBlue fill indicator

These are AdBlue Indicator symbols, which references a fluid that is necessary to the Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) system. SCR is an emissions control technology used by some diesel engine manufacturers. The indicators may appear in Amber or Red, depending on the severity of need. Both indicators include the text AdBlue, which is a fluid …

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Tesla Video Help with Dead Key Fobs

Thus far, two videos for Tesla owners. This one features a Model X. We get into and start it.  In this video, we replace the key fob’s battery. Model X only…

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