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Oil change I changed the oil in me Avalanche and the light the reads change the oil is still comming on after I changed the oil why?

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  • tonyawhite2 Nov 09, 2008

    I tried that and it did not work the light still comes on to change the oil

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You have to reset the light according to the owner's manual.

If you don't have the owner's manual, try this:

Turn the ignition ON.

Press and hold the Trip/Reset button on the instrument panel for 12 seconds.

The light should flash and then go out. The system is reset.

If that doesn't work, comment back.

Posted on Nov 09, 2008

  • Wayne Mineard
    Wayne Mineard Nov 09, 2008

    Here's another GM solution:



    Turn the ignition on. (Do not start the vehicle.)



    Press the accelerator down 3 times.



    Turn the ignition off.



    Start the vehicle to see if the light is off.

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