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Handling the Unexpected
Indicator, Coming On/Blinking
If the Low Oil Pressure Indicator Comes On
If the Low Oil Pressure Indicator Comes On
NOTICE
Running the engine with low oil pressure can cause
serious mechanical damage almost immediately.
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Reasons for the Indicator to Come On
Comes on when the engine oil pressure is low.
What to Do as Soon as the Indicator Comes On
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Immediately park the vehicle in a safe place.1.
If necessary, turn the hazard warning lights on.2.
What to Do After Parking the Vehicle
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Stop the engine and let it sit for about one minute.1.
Open the hood and check the oil level.2.
Add oil as necessary.
Start the engine and check the low oil pressure indicator.3.
The light goes out: Start driving again.
The light does not go out within 10 seconds: Stop the engine and
contact a dealer for repairs immediately.
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2011 Honda CR Z Owners Manual Summary of Content

299Handling the UnexpectedIndicator, Coming On/BlinkingIf the Low Oil Pressure Indicator Comes On If the Low Oil Pressure Indicator Comes On NOTICE Running the engine with low oil pressure can cause serious mechanical damage almost immediately. Reasons for the Indicator to Come OnComes on when the engine oil pressure is low.What to Do as Soon as the Indicator Comes On Immediately park the vehicle in a safe place.1. If necessary, turn the hazard warning lights on.2. What to Do After Parking the Vehicle Stop the engine and let it sit for about one minute.1. Open the hood and check the oil level.2. Add oil as necessary.Start the engine and check the low oil pressure indicator.3. The light goes out: Start driving again. The light does not go out within 10 seconds: Stop the engine and contact a dealer for repairs immediately.31SZT600book.indb 299 2010/04/28 13:44:412011 CR-Z