What Does It Mean When a Car Goes Into Limp Mode?

Answer In the early 1980s, computerized vehicle control started with the emissions system, but soon computer use in vehicles became more prevalant. Today, computers control the heating and air-conditionin... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What Does It Mean When a Car Goes Into Limp Mode

When my computer goes into hibernation mode, it resets my screen resolution?

Sounds to me like you need to either update your video monitor or your video card.

What does it mean when my cursor changes into a wee red circle with a black line through the middle, it goes?

Don't know that one personally but I would guess you're asking the computer to do something that it cannot do.

What does thebody do when it goes into shock?

When your body goes into shock, it means that something traumatic is happening and the body shuts down rapidly. The body is used to dealing events at a slower rate where you can control your respon... Read More »

What Is a Car's Limp Mode?

Limp mode, also called safe mode or an open loop, is a state that a vehicle reverts to in the event of a serious sensor or component failure. The vehicle will run poorly, but should manage to get y... Read More »