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Check oil engine light did not go off at the last oil change...

I assume the garage didn't reset it...but now i'm stuck, and can't find it in the manual.
thanks Diane Melin

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  • wellness_tra Dec 31, 2008

    i'm sorry...the message is "change engine oil"...


    it never went off after the garage changed the engine oil...maybe they don't do that anymore


    130,000 miles


    i tried the above remedy for 05, but didn't work







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    yvon lecavalier May 11, 2010

    how many millage on

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May be the same as 05 and what you do is with the engine not running and the door closed push the gas petal to the floor three times and it should reset

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