Welcome to the North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club Monday September 22, 2014
Home Forums WikiNASIOC Products Store Modifications Upgrade Garage
NASIOC
Here you can view your subscribed threads, work with private messages and edit your profile and preferences Home Registration is free! Visit the NASIOC Store NASIOC Rules Search Find other members Frequently Asked Questions Calendar Archive NASIOC Upgrade Garage Logout
Go Back   NASIOC > NASIOC Technical > Transmission (AT/MT) & Driveline

Welcome to NASIOC - The world's largest online community for Subaru enthusiasts!
Welcome to the NASIOC.com Subaru forum.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, free of charge, you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is free, fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 05-25-2011, 11:56 PM   #1
kero
Scooby Specialist
 
Member#: 94299
Join Date: Aug 2005
Chapter/Region: Tri-State
Vehicle:
2000 2.5 RS Sedan
SRP

Default OIL AT TEMP light flashing while driving the car

Guys,

First time this happened, 2007 2.5i wagon with complete catless UEL system, 43K, 4eat.

First off I'll start by all regular maintenance done as should be.

Temp this evening was about 70 degrees, on my way to a local suby meet I go to every wed.

On the way home from work, the cruise starting blinking WITHOUT the cel light coming on, never saw this before without cel light on at the same time.

Car sat for about 4-5 hours before heading out to the meet, 5 minutes into driving, the OIL AT TEMP light starting flashing and continued to do so until I reached the meet, about 15 minutes later.

Oil level is fine, checked tranny fluid level the other day, was fine, color normal, no odd smell.

At the meet for 2+ hours, drove home for about 20 minutes, neither light came back on, care drove fine, no noticeable issues of any kind.

Any hints to why the oil at temp light came on and continued flashing? No problems I can see with the 4eat of any kind.

Did a quick google search and came up with:

"If the light comes on while the engine is running, it may indicate that the fluid temperature in the automatic transmission is too hot; avoid steep grades or stop-and-go traffic
If the light flashes after the engine starts, it may indicate that the control system is not working properly; service immediately"

Now my light was flashing while driving the car, it was not on solid.

Need some help here, never happened before, was driving normal like any other day this evening.
kero is offline   Reply With Quote
 

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
AT oil temp light flashing chuckles Transmission (AT/MT) & Driveline 53 08-04-2014 10:29 PM
At oil temp light flashing. Auto Gnome Newbies & FAQs 0 10-03-2010 04:51 PM
AT Temp light flashing e30polak Transmission (AT/MT) & Driveline 1 06-04-2008 03:26 PM
AT OIL TEMP Light flashes WorldTour Legacy Forum 5 07-31-2003 03:57 PM
AT OIL TEMP light flashes at startup... BoardRider Legacy Forum 3 04-21-2003 09:31 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:06 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2014 Axivo Inc.
Copyright ©1999 - 2014, North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club, Inc.