Hyundai Santa Fe: Engine Oil Pressure Warning Light - Warning lights - Warning and indicator sights - Features of your vehicleHyundai Santa Fe: Engine Oil Pressure Warning Light

This warning light illuminates:

This warning light illuminates:

  • Once you set the ignition switch or Engine Start/Stop Button to the ON position.
    - It remains on until the engine is started.
  • When the engine oil pressure is low.

If the engine oil pressure is low:

1. Drive carefully to the nearest safe location and stop your vehicle.

2. Turn the engine off and check the engine oil level (For more details, refer to “Engine Oil” in section 7). If the level is low, add oil as required.

If the warning light remains on after adding oil or if oil is not available, have your vehicle inspected by an authorized HYUNDAI dealer as soon as possible.

CAUTION - Engine Oil Pressure Warning Light

  • If the engine does not stop immediately after the Engine Oil Pressure Warning Light is illuminated, severe damage could result.
  • If the warning light stays on while the engine is running, it indicates that there may be serious engine damage or malfunction. In this case,
    1. Stop the vehicle as soon as it is safe to do so.
    2.Turn off the engine and check the oil level. If the oil level is low, fill the engine oil to the proper level.
    3. Start the engine again. If the warning light stays on after the engine is started, turn the engine off immediately. In this case, have your vehicle inspected by an authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
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