Buick Regal: Engine Power Messages - Vehicle Messages - Instruments and Controls - Buick Regal Owners ManualBuick Regal: Engine Power Messages

ENGINE POWER IS REDUCED

This message displays when the vehicle's engine power is reduced.

Reduced engine power can affect the vehicle's ability to accelerate.

If this message is on, but there is no reduction in performance, proceed to your destination.

The performance may be reduced the next time the vehicle is driven.

The vehicle may be driven at a reduced speed while this message is on, but maximum acceleration and speed may be reduced.

Anytime this message stays on, the vehicle should be taken to your dealer for service as soon as possible.

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