Mitsubishi Mirage Dashboard Lights

You love driving your Mitsubishi Mirage, but do you know what all your dashboard lights mean? If you want to learn the ins and outs of your car, we’ve got you covered! Our team at Toms River Mitsubishi is here to help explain things.

We spoke to drivers from Toms River, Brick, and Freehold, to find out their questions and bring them the answers they need. Read on to learn everything you need to know about your Mitsubishi Mirage Dashboard Lights. Then schedule a service appointment to have your car serviced today.

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The Meaning Of The Dashboard Lights

There are plenty of lights that can appear on your dashboard; luckily, we’re on hand to help explain some of the most common lights you might see while driving your Mitsubishi Mirage.

Remember, color counts when you’re looking at your dashboard lights. Red usually means a pressing and immediate issue, while yellow simply indicates something that needs service or repair at some point soon. As for green, that’s just a reminder that a specific feature or system is operating.

Common Dashboard Lights

Here are some of the lights you might see on your Mitsubishi Mirage dashboard. Remember, if any of these come up or you have questions about your vehicle, don’t hesitate to reach out to our service center. Our expert technicians are on staff to help!

low tire pressure

Tire Pressure Monitoring System – Have you noticed an exclamation point surrounded by two curved lines? This dashboard light is used to indicate that something might be off with your tires. You can check them yourself to make sure the pressure is correct, or call up your local service center to figure out exactly what’s going on.

malfunction indicator light

Check Engine – If an engine with a lightning bolt pops up on your dashboard, something is preventing your engine from operating as it should. This could be a minor issue or something that needs additional attention, so if you see this one, make sure to contact a technician.

engine overheating

Engine Temperature Warning – Your engine needs to be at the ideal temperature to run properly; if this comes on, odds are that it’s overheating. You can pull over and turn off the engine of your Mitsubishi Mirage to give it a chance to cool down. If the light remains on, it’s time to take it in for service.

low engine oil

Low Oil Pressure – Notice a dashboard light of a can with a drop of oil coming out? That’s a sign that there’s not enough oil in your Mirage to keep everything running smoothly. It’s better to take care of oil concerns sooner rather than later, so schedule an appointment when you see this one.

electronic parking brake

Brake – If the word ‘BRAKE’ appears on your dashboard in red letters, pay attention. This means that something could be awry with your braking system. Check if your emergency brake is engaged; if the light stays on even when the brake is off, it’s best to be safe and schedule a service appointment. They can fix up your braking system and get you back on the road in no time!

Mitsubishi Mirage Dashboard Lights

Now that you know the details about your Mitsubishi Mirage dashboard lights, you’re ready to drive in style! If you have more questions or see any of these lights pop up, let us help! At Toms River Mitsubishi, we’re committed to helping your car stay in top condition for years to come.

We’ve served drivers from Toms River, Freehold, and Brick, and we can’t wait to serve you, too. Contact us today!

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