I have a 2002 ford Taurus. In the last several days the door indicator light has come on. Today the gas cap indicator light came on constant. Any suggestions?

Asked by Nov 25, 2014 at 08:36 AM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I slam any door the door
indicator light usually goes out but
then begins blinking g again and
sometimes dinging. Gas cap light is
constant no matter what I do.

2 Answers


The door jamb switch is probably faulty and will need replacement. As far as the gas cap light, you may want to try a different gas cap to see if that eliminates the problem..


You can spray the door jamb switch with WD-40 to correct the door light.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions


Search Maintenance & Repair Questions

Maintenance & Repair Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 175,080
#2 dandyoun
Reputation 93,620
#3 tennisshoes
Reputation 76,150
View All

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.