Honda Accord: Charging System Indicator - Taking Care of the Unexpected - Honda Accord 2008-2012 Owner's ManualHonda Accord: Charging System Indicator

Charging System

Charging System Indicator

If the charging system indicator comes on brightly when the engine is running, the battery is not being charged.

Immediately turn off all electrical accessories. Try not to use other electrically operated controls such as the power windows. Keep the engine running; starting the engine will discharge the battery rapidly.

Go to a service station or garage where you can get technical assistance.

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