the battery light, the brake light, then the airbag light came on. The the A/C stopped working. Stopped the car, Brakes worked fine.Car re-started.

Asked by Jul 04, 2015 at 11:24 PM about the 2005 Toyota RAV4

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

What's going on?  Left car at a friend's house until Monday.  Do I need to have it towed to shop or can I drive?

2 Answers


I'd have the alternator checked first. Since everything you mention is controlled by different computers in the vehicle I'm thinking that the alternator is failing (battery light) and causing electronic spikes. The other computers are seeing this as problems within their systems (airbag light and brake light). HTH. -Jim

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I'd have it towed just to be safe. -Jim

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