AMGBA website home page or AMGBA Photo Gallery or AMGBA Club Blog
Subscribe in a reader


Join or renew today and receive a free t-shirt or tech CD, see details in the join the club section at www.mgclub.org!

Author Topic: Dashboard Light  (Read 135 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

september2021

  • An AMGBA Club Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 19
Dashboard Light
« on: August 06, 2021, 01:08:02 PM »
This light keeps going on and off. Can you fine folks tell me what it means?
Steve Chernoff

amgba

  • American MGB Association
  • AMGBA Club Administrator
  • *****
  • Posts: 681
  • American MGB Association
    • American MGB Association
Re: Dashboard Light
« Reply #1 on: August 06, 2021, 01:34:38 PM »
That is the charge indicator light. If the ignition is on and the car not running then it should light. Once car is running it should be off. Sometimes at idle it will have a faint glow if all of your lights are on with the heater at full blow, wipers at full speed and anything else electrical going. If it is on it means the battery is not charging which could be the alternator/generator, voltage regulator, loose fan belt, bad battery or any of the wiring or grounds involved.

Dan Deutekom
American MGB Association
website: www.mgclub.org
email: info@mgclub.org
phone/text: 773-769-7084

North America's oldest and largest club for all MGBs, MGB-GTs & Midgets.  A nonprofit organization founded in 1975 and offers color magazines, emagazines, technical advice, member recommendations on service shops, registration of your MG, a tradition of service & FREE member classified ads that appear in the magazine & on the website.


 

   AMGBA website home page or AMGBA Photo Gallery or AMGBA Club Blog