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Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2005 12:17 pm 
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while driving the EL this morning the dash beeped at me 5 times but there was no warning lights any one else had this and why does it do it?

 

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Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2005 12:20 pm 
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is it low fuel warning??

 

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Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2005 12:25 pm 
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From memory, groups of 5 beeps means an airbag fault.

 

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Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2005 12:42 pm 
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no warning lights on guages are all where they are surrposed to be and it only happened once?(hasn't beeped at me again yet)

 

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Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2005 2:01 pm 
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yep its ya airbag warning beeps. read the back of the drivers side visor i believe that tells you about the 5 beeps. You will need to take it to your mechanic's.
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Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2005 2:45 pm 
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Check the airbag fuse first. my grandfather's ef was showing the airbag light and it was just the fuse.

 

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Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2005 3:53 pm 
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the air bag light comes on when fisrt start then turns off as normal if there was a problem wouldn't stay on?

 

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Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2005 4:02 pm 
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it only came on intermittantly

 

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Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2005 4:44 pm 
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was driving for like an hour then it came on while at a traffic light and i haven't heard anything since

 

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Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2005 6:12 pm 
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could be one of the sensors on the way out, i'm not sure.

 

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oil pressure warning i get it every now are then when im at the lights

 

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Posted: Tue Sep 13, 2005 7:52 pm 
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while driving the EL this morning the dash beeped at me 5 times but there was no warning lights any one else had this and why does it do it?


The dash will beep, if it tries to show a warning light but detects the bulb for it is blown. Check all your bulbs.

 

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oh if it is your airbag, I've got a spare.

 

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Posted: Wed Sep 14, 2005 8:00 pm 
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well it hasn't happened again yet and the air bag light comes on and turns off as normal when you start the car so maybe it was a freak thing? forgot to mention it is a fairmont cluster so it has all guages and none of them where moving at the time they where all where they should be

 

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I've got a mont cluster now too.

Maybe a freak thing, did you do a diag test? (you know hook up a light to the diag pins and count the flashes).

 

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