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After an oil change the change oil light remains on

Trying to reset the change oil light, it remains on after the oil was changed. I have tried going to reset system and also pumping the reset button but nothing seems to work

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    Nothing works now to reset the oil change warning. I have reset and reset and reset, and still every time I start it tells me that I am due for an oil change. I've managed to reset it previously, but this time it refuses to reset even after I follow the instructions.

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Press the setup button until "press reset at oil change" is displayed.
Then press and Release reset button until "hold reset to confirm" is displayed.
Now press and Hold reset button until "oil life set to 100%" is displayed.

Posted on Apr 14, 2009

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For the Ford Five Hundred 2005-06 Tap the ODO/TRIP button to toggle the display between the odometer and trip odometer. Tap on the ODOiTRIP button again to toggle the display between the trip odometer and OIL LIFE % display. Press and hold the ODO/IRIP button for 2 seconds or more to display OIL LIFE 100%. Your oil life in now reset.

Posted on Apr 13, 2009

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