How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Adin3 Your Own Question
Adin3, Nissan Mechanic
Category: Nissan
Satisfied Customers: 3423
Experience:  Autozone Manager 3 years, mechanic 10 years
Type Your Nissan Question Here...
Adin3 is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Nissan TCS and SLIP light on. How to fix it?

Resolved Question:

What do the "TCS OFF" and "SLIP" warning lights on the dash mean? I was on the road, the car seemed as if it was going to stall and the warning lights mentioned above came on. The car sat for about 10 minutes. I restarted it and the lights were off and the car ran fine. What could the potential problem be?

Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Adin3 replied 7 years ago.

Hello and thank you for choosing Just Answer.
This car has traction control. As soon as the car senses that the car is loosing traction (due to rain weather, wet roads) the traction control will come on and cut power off to make sure the car does not skid. This will cause the lights to come on.
The other possibility is a bad wheel sensor. If the computer does not get correct input from a wheel sensor it may think it's slipping and therefor the TCS off light and SLIP will come on.

Adin3 and 4 other Nissan Specialists are ready to help you

Related Nissan Questions