What does it mean when the key light on dash?

What does it mean when the key light on dash?

Cars equipped with keyless ignition will have a warning light on the dash to let you know if the correct key fob hasn’t been detected. If the battery dies in the key fob, it won’t be able to communicate with the car and you won’t be able to start the car.

Why is the key light flashing on my Honda Odyssey?

She said that the ‘key’ light (immobilizer) on the dash was flashing after each attempt, which she didn’t remember seeing before. On a whim, I had her go inside and get the valet key. She did, and it started right away with the valet key. She tried again with her regular key and it started then too.

Why does my riding mower click when I turn the key?

If you hear a click when you turn the key, a dead battery, bad starter solenoid, failed starter motor or a seized engine could be the cause. Our riding mower engine clicks but doesn’t turn over video will help you figure out what to fix.

Why are there no lights on the dash?

No lights on the dash to indicate a computer error code. We’re 170 miles from our 100K certified powertrain warranty being up. The first time it happened she kept trying and it did finally start. Today, at home in the garage thankfully, it just wouldn’t go.

Why is the Green Key flashing in my dash?

The icon of a green key in the instrument panel is normal although many of us never notice it. The green key will come on when you turn the ignition key to the start position. If everything is working correctly the key will blink once and go dark and the car starts.

What does the green light on the dash mean?

If the signal it receives back from the key matches one of the 5 keys it keeps in its memory, it sends a “OK start” message to the PCM starting the car. If it doesn’t see the “OK start” signal it doesn’t start and the green key light in the dash flashes. In short there is no way to reset it.

Why is the Green Key flashing on my Honda Accord?

The “green key” light is an indicator for the car’s immobilzer system. Here’s an image taken from a 2004 Honda Accord owner manual that explains what the problem is when the light is flashing. Was this answer helpful?

How to turn on Green Key on dashboard?

Cut a temporary key using the key code and anon-transponder key blank. 2. Turn the ignition switch ON (II) with thetemporary key. 3. Enter the first digit of the immobilizer brake codeby pressing and releasing the e-brake pedal the samenumber of times as the digit. For example, if thefirst digit is 4, press and release the e-brake pedal 4 times.