MarineEngine.com - Your online store for all types of marine engines and boat parts.
PHONE ORDERS
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST
Click for TOLL-FREE Number
Online Checkout
Special $9.95 Flat Rate Shipping
(800) 209-9624 | Home | Contact | Shipping | Returns | Cart View your shopping cart.
Part Number Search
Shop by engine/drive part number.
Original & matching parts for sale.
Manuals & Accessories
Shop by description, item number
or manufacturer's model number.
Boat Repair Forum Boat Repair Forum   Boat Video Gallery Video Gallery
   
Click for Suzuki Manuals, Parts and Model Guides!
Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Middletown, MD, USA
    Posts
    5

    Default Suzuki DF140 blinking oil light

    Sorry to repost but I am getting anxious,
    I posted on 6-14 about my oil light blinking about twice a second when running. I reset the oil change interval warning , replaced the oil pressure sensor switch, checked all the wire connections I could reach or find, and replaced the oil and filter (no changes). I used the suzuki filter, and Quaker state 10W40 oil.
    If you turn the key to the run position (without starting) after the usual 2 second horn all the trouble lights go out okay but after a few seconds the oil light starts blinking twice every few seconds and the alarm horn beeps quickly twice along with the light. The check engine light does not come on and the horn does not sound other than as described. I should add that the rpm limiter also does not engage.

    anybody any guesses please
    captbill
    Last edited by captbill; 06-23-2010 at 06:59 PM. Reason: spelling and additional text

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    carrabelle, fl, usa
    Posts
    7

    Default Re: Suzuki DF140 blinking oil light

    I have the same problem on my 250 4 stroke and can't even reset the oil change intervalwarning, how did you do that? Have you called Brownspoint and checked with their tech? I'm going to see if I can find a Suzuki mechanic after this weekend. Good luck and please post the solution and I will too

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Newport News, Virginia, USA`
    Posts
    34

    Default Re: Suzuki DF140 blinking oil light

    The oil change reminder is supposed to blink the oil light a couple times a second, and if the engine is not running but the key is on, you should get a double beep every 5 seconds or so. If yours does this, you have not properly cancelled the reminder.

    To cancel:
    1. Turn the ignition key on.
    2. Pull out the emergency switch "plate" (The forked plastic keeper that pulls off to activate the switch)
    3. Pull out the emergency stop switch knob 3 times within 7 seconds. A short beep will be heard if cancellation is successfully finished.
    4. Turn ignition key to off.
    5. Reinstall the emergency switch plate.

    Hope this helps.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Middletown, MD, USA
    Posts
    5

    Default Re: Suzuki DF140 blinking oil light

    I reset it 6 times and recieved the confirming beep each time (it was lying).
    What finally fixed it was to push in the button firmly after each pull that got me the desired result. It may have cleared up on the seventh time anyway but it worked this time and I am happy.
    Thanks to all for your responses.
    captbill

Similar Threads

  1. 2000 merc 4 hp 4 stroke blinking red light
    By duckduckfish in forum Mercury Mariner Outboard Forum
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 08-15-2010, 08:07 PM
  2. DF140 blinking oil light
    By captbill in forum Suzuki Outboard Forum
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-14-2010, 10:10 AM
  3. Suzuki DF60 Oil Indicater LIght Blinking 4stroke Outboard
    By kcoastal in forum Suzuki Outboard Archive
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-05-2009, 12:36 PM
  4. Suzuki 2002 DF140 Oil Light
    By okiejohn in forum Suzuki Outboard Archive
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 05-08-2007, 05:31 AM
  5. DF140 service reminder light
    By Mark Goulter in forum Suzuki Outboard Archive
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 02-07-2007, 12:29 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •