Ford Fokus>> System of greasing of the engine>> Control lamp of emergency pressure of oil
The control lamp lights up at pressure in the greasing system, equal 30—50 кПа which cannot provide presence of a necessary oil film in rubbing places of the engine. The lamp can light up also when the car goes on a bend with an oil minimum level: as centrifugal forces arising thus move oil inside картера towards turn and the oil pump cannot take away necessary quantity of oil. After fast driving on автобану or at movement on lifting the lamp idling starts to blink, it is a sign of that it is not enough pressure of oil. As soon as the lamp by the first pressing a gas pedal dies away again, it should not cause in you anxiety, however let's burn to it long, cool the engine is better.
If the control lamp burns constantly, operate as follows:
- Immediately stop and muffle the engine;
- Check up level of oil and if necessary add it. Otherwise поезжайте it is cautious before the following refuelling and add oil there. Check up after that, whether the lamp dies away at the working engine;
- If the lamp does not die away, tow off the car in the nearest workshop and find out the reason by means of the expert.