Mechanics

LIGHT COMES ON WHILE DRIVING

2000 Vauxhall Vectra

Electrical problem
2000 Vauxhall Vectra Manual 88000 miles

when I drive a light comes on, it is a car with a spanner going through it its says in the manual that it is a electrical fault and that the car has switched to an emergency running programme so that driving can continue I would like to know 1st what the problem could be and 2nd how far could I drive with this problem hope to hear some from you soon thank you sean
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Rileyd
December 10, 2008.



The fault could be anywhere on the electrical system. You need to have the cars computer read to pinpoint the exact cause. I would have it looked at as soon as possible. The fault can only get worse not better?

Dave H
Dec 13, 2008.