Yellow Warning Lights

Yellow warning lights mean that action is required.

System fault warning

 

This warning light is used to indicate to the driver the status of any non-tell-tale warnings. This is a bi-coloured warning lamp illuminated in either red or yellow depending upon what warnings currently exist.
The lamp is illuminated red if a red warning exists.
The lamp is illuminated yellow if a yellow warning exists.
If both red and yellow warnings exist simultaneously, then the LED is flashed alternately red and then yellow at 2 second intervals.
When ignition is off, the warning light provides information about the status of the alarm system.

SYSTEM FAULT WARNING

This warning light is used to indicate to the driver the status of any non-tell-tale warnings. This is a bi-coloured warning lamp illuminated in either red or yellow depending upon what warnings currently exist.
The lamp is illuminated red if a red warning exists.
The lamp is illuminated yellow if a yellow warning exists.
If both red and yellow warnings exist simultaneously, then the LED is flashed alternately red and then yellow at 2 second intervals.
When ignition is off, the warning light provides information about the status of the alarm system.

Engine Emission Fault

 

This warning light is used to indicate an emission related fault is detected by the engine management system. The indicator illuminates as a system check when the ignition is switched on and should extinguish when the engine is started.
If an engine operation problem occurs while the vehicle is being driven, the indicator will illuminate (and the message Engine Fault will appear in the message centre, MG6 only).
Seek an MG Authorised Repairer urgently.

Engine check

This warning light is used to indicate an engine operation fault is detected by the engine management system. The indicator illuminates as a system check when the ignition is switched on and should extinguish after a few seconds.
If a non-emissions related fault occurs while the vehicle is being driven, the indicator will illuminate (and the message Check Engine will appear in the message centre MG6 only).
Seek an MG Authorised Repairer urgently.

EPB Fault warning

This yellow warning light indicates a fault with the EPB, or that the EPB is in a diagnostic state. Warning lamp illumination is accompanied by an audible alarm.

Glow plug warning

The glow plug warning is used to indicate to the driver that the diesel engine glow plugs are still heating and are below their cut-off temperature threshold, above which the engine may be cranked.

anti-lock brake system

The warning light illuminates as a lamp check when the ignition is switched on.
If the light is illuminates, a fault has occurred with the ABS system (ABS Fail appears, MG6 only) and you should seek qualified assistance at the earliest opportunity.
If an ABS fault occurs while driving, ABS operation will be suspended, but normal braking will still be available. Seek qualified assistance at the earliest opportunity.

tyre pressure monitoring

The light illuminates yellow when the ignition is in position Ⅱ. It extinguishes after a few seconds.
If the light remains on, or illuminates red when driving, a low tyre pressure is indicated. Low Tyre Pressure will appear in the message centre.
If the light illuminates yellow a fault with the system is indicated. Tyre Pressure System Fail will appear in the message centre. Adjust your tyre pressures or seek an MG Authorised Repairer.

Brake pad wear

This warning light is illuminated to alert the driver that the brake pads are worn and need to be serviced. The message Front Brake Pads Worn or Rear Brake Pads Worn will appear in the message centre.

Stability control system

The warning light indicates that the Stability Control System (SCS system) is working or faulty. The warning light illuminates as a lamp check when the ignition is switched on.
If the SCS system is working, the warning light is off.
If the SCS system has a fault, this warning light will stay on. Stop the car as soon as safety permits and contact an MG Authorised Repairer.
When the SCS system has an intervention event, the warning light will flash.

stability control system off

The warning light indicates that the Stability Control System (SCS system) is switched on or off. The warning light illuminates as a lamp check when the ignition is switched on.
If the function of the SCS system is off, the warning light will illuminate all the time.

passenger airbag off warning

The warning light illuminates as a lamp check when the ignition is switched on, If the passenger airbag has been disabled, the light will illuminate until the airbag is enabled, Once the passenger airbag has been enabled, the light will extinguish.

Slip control system / traction control

The icon is displayed for approximately 7 seconds when the ignition is switched on.
If there is a fault with the system, the warning light will remain illuminated when the car is being driven. The message centre will display Stability Control Fail or Traction Control Fail as appropriate.
Stop the car as soon as safety permits and contact an MG Authorised Repairer for inspection at your earliest convenience.
If the warning light flashes during driving, this indicates that the system is taking control to assist the driver.

Cruise control

The light illuminates green when the master switch is pressed but no cruise speed is active and yellow when cruise control is active.
For MG6. The message centre will display Cruise Set ### MPH (### represents the speed set) or Cruise Control: Standby as appropriate. If a fault is detected, the warning light will flash yellow and the message Cruise Control: Fault will be displayed.
For MG3. When cruise control is set, the target speed is shown in the LCD, The target speed remains displayed until the actual speed achieves this, at which point the LCD reverts to its previous display.

Traction control warning off

The warning light indicates that the traction control is switched on or off. The warning light illuminates as a lamp check when the ignition is switched on, If the TC function is manually switched off, the warning light will illuminate all the time.

passenger airbag on

The warning light is located on the remote display module and is used to indicate that the passenger airbag has been enabled.
If the passenger airbag has been enabled, the light will remain illuminated until the airbag is disabled, and the message Passenger Airbag On will appear in the message centre. Once the passenger airbag has been disabled, the light will extinguish and the message Passenger Airbag Off will appear in the message centre.

Rear fog light

Illuminates when the rear fog light are switched on