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2019 Honda CR-V Owner's Manual ➜ If the Malfunction Indicator Lamp Comes On or Blinks

uuIndicator, Coming On/Blinking  
uIf the Malfunction Indicator Lamp Comes On or Blinks  
If the Malfunction Indicator Lamp Comes On or  
Blinks  
1If the Malfunction Indicator Lamp Comes On or Blinks  
NOTICE  
Reasons for the indicator lamp to come on or blink  
Comes on if there is a problem with the engine emissions control  
system.  
If you drive with the malfunction indicator lamp on,  
the emissions control system and the engine could be  
damaged.  
Blinks when engine misfiring is detected.  
What to do when the indicator lamp comes on  
Avoid high speeds and immediately get your vehicle inspected at a  
dealer.  
What to do when the indicator lamp blinks  
Park the vehicle in a safe place with no flammable items and wait at least  
10 minutes or more with the engine stopped until it cools.  
If the malfunction indicator lamp blinks again when  
restarting the engine, drive to the nearest dealer at  
50 km/h (30 mph) or less. Have your vehicle  
inspected.  
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