Why is my traction control light on in my Toyota Camry?
If the system indicates your tires may be slipping, the slip indicator flashes to indicate that Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) and/or Traction Control (TRAC) are operating in order to regain traction. If the light stays on, it could indicate a malfunction in the TRAC/VSC system itself.
Why is my traction control light staying on?
When the traction control warning light stays on, that means you aren’t getting any help from the system to control traction and the system needs to be checked.
How do you reset the traction control light on a Toyota?
Once you’ve located it:
- Make sure you are completely stopped. Put the car in park if you can.
- Press and hold the VSC button for a few seconds.
- The TRAC OFF and VSC OFF indicator light will come on. Both systems are now off.
- Press the VSC button again. Both lights will turn off and the systems are now reengaged.
Can I drive with VSC light on?
Is It Safe to Drive with the VSC Light On? Generally, you can still drive with the VSC light on. However, you will need to be extra careful when driving with the light on because this means your VSC system is off. We do not advise you to drive with the VSC off when it’s snowing or during heavy rain, just to be safe.
Why wont my traction control light go off?
If your traction control light won’t turn off, there are several reasons that could potentially explain why. The most common reason is that you are attempting to drive on slippery terrain.
How do I turn off my traction control light?
If equipped, there should be a switch/button showing a picture of a car with wavy lines underneath. Press this button to turn off traction control. This should then display the light on the dash as a steady yellow light indicating the TC is now turned off.
Why is my VSC TRAC light on?
“VSC Off” and “VSC TRAC” lights will often come on when an error code triggers the Check Engine light. It doesn’t necessarily mean there is an issue with those systems. If they all showed up at the same time, it’s likely that diagnosing the cause for the Check Engine light will fix them all.