Slip, Stability Control and Fault Indicator Symbols

Slip Indicator Symbol

These are the Slip Indicator and Stability Control Fault Indicator symbols. When a vehicle detects slippery conditions, its stability or traction control system is activated. The light will flash, irregularly in some vehicles, indicating that the system is doing its work, helping to keep the vehicle in control. How is this information useful? Read on… If the light remains …

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Dynamic Stability Control / Electronic Stability Program

Dynamic Stability Control 4x4

This is a Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) or Electronic Stability / Stabilization Program (ESP) symbol. These are electronic suspension control systems combining elements of braking, steering and suspension to keep the vehicle under control. An exclamation point next to the symbol indicates a system failure. Read on below and watch the video. These are a unique set of symbols …

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Electronically Controlled Brake System Symbols

Electronically Controlled Brake Warning

This is first the ECB, or Electronically Controlled Brake Systems symbol, also known as Electronic Brake Force Distribution. Note that the only difference between this and the Canadian brake warning symbol – the exclamation point in a circle – is the color. Yellow/amber indicates a less serious problem than the red version. The electronic control represents a functional …

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Collision Warning System and Malfunction Indicators

Pre-safe Seat Belt

PCS stands for Pre Collision or Crash System. FCW stands for Forward Collision Warning System. Another is CMBS or Collision Mitigation Brake System. Yet another is the very awkward sounding Pre-safe Seat Belt (PSB) system. This one has a warning image in the message center in gray scale, like the seated figure shown to the …

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Seat Belt Reminder Indicator Symbol

Seat Belt Reminder Symbol

This is the Seat Belt Reminder Indicator symbol. It may appear in the center of the reminder light for the driver or to the right as a passenger reminder. It simply wants you to put on your seat belt. If illuminated and the vehicle is moving, it is likely to be flashing. The light can then …

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