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Reset oil change light

I changed my oil

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  • jpalaile Dec 27, 2008

    It worked! Thank you so much!

  • Anonymous Jan 04, 2009

    have same problem, manual solution did not work

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The procedure is in your owners manual.  On some GM's you turn on the key (do not start engine) and press the gas pedal to the floorboard 3 times within 5 seconds.

Posted on Dec 27, 2008

  • John Weathers
    John Weathers Dec 27, 2008

    You are very welcome. Thanks for using FixYa.com. Use us again if the need arises!!

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SOURCE: change engine oil soon light

I had the same problem what worked for me was to turn the key to run (without starting engine) go to the oil life screen and then press and hold the check mark button for several seconds. The oil life went back to 100 % instantly.

Posted on Oct 08, 2008

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SOURCE: reset change oil soon light 2001 saturn L-200

Under the hood, next to the battery, is a fuse box. Lift the lid (instructions are on the lid) and with the keyswitch on but the engine not running, press and hold the button that says "oil". The book says 5 seconds, but hold it for about 10. If someone is watching the dash lights while you do that, the change oil light should flash briefly.

Posted on Apr 02, 2009

greg_margo
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SOURCE: how to reset oil light after oil change on 2005 trailblazer

  1. Turn the key to the "ON" position
  2. Press the accelerator all the way to the floor 3 times within 5 seconds
  3. You should see the oil light flash, once it stops flashing, turn the key off
  4. Wait 10 seconds before starting the vehicle, the oil light should now be reset
  5. If this doesn't reset the light, repeat steps 1-4 paying careful attention to pressing accelerator all the way to the floor 3 times within 5 seconds
Best of luck.
Greg

Posted on Aug 10, 2009

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SOURCE: how do you reset change oil light on mitsubishi outlander

Turn the key off.

Press the "Info" button on the left of the dash cluster until your maintenance miles/months screen is displayed.

Press and hold the "info" button until the maintenance screen begins flashing.

Release the "info" button and then push and hold it it for one second.

Your Maintenance intervals should reset to +6 months and +7500 miles since the last interval amount.

Note that if you have not reset it for more than one interval, you may need to do it more than once. If you have not done it for many intervals, you may need to have it reset with the scantool at a dealer, as I have run into a handful of vehicles that the oil change reminder locked up after 3-4 "intervals" were skipped/not reset.


Posted on Sep 11, 2009

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SOURCE: Reset oil change for a 2008 dodge aveneger

To reset your maintenance reminder system (even if the light hasn’t come on yet), you’ll need to turn your key to on (but don’t start!) and make sure your odometer is on TRIP A. Then key off. Press and hold the Odometer/Trip button. While holding down on the button, key the ignition to on (Don’t start the engine!) The display panel will count down from “------“ to “-“Continue pressing the button until the Trip A is displayed. After this step, you are done.

Posted on Oct 21, 2009

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SOURCE: HOW DO I RESET THE CHANGE OIL LIGHT ONCE THE OIL

look in the manual......turn the ignition to the on position not starting it of course and then pump the gas petal 5 times then the light will blink a few times turn off then back on...problem solved

Posted on Mar 09, 2010

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Oil Change Reset
A press of the OIL CHANGE RESET switch will allow you to
reset the oil life feature to 100% (or your Personalized Oil Reset
Percentage). After you have the oil changed, you must execute
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Hi Shady, here is the procedure for resetting the light.
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