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Whta could be the error if the dash board reds service vehivle soon

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SOURCE: vw golf petrol 2.0 2001

Hi there,

There's one more thing you can try. On a Mk4 VW, you can reset the service indicator by doing the following:

- With the ignition off, press and hold the tripmeter reset button (on the right side of the dash)
- Turn on your ignition, wait for all the warning lights to come on, then let go of the tripmeter button
- Where your trip distance is normally shown, the display will read "OIL".
- To reset the service interval, turn the clock adjust switch (left side) for about 5 seconds. The trip meter display will change to "---" indicating the code has been reset.

You can verify this by turning the car off and on again. Let me know if that worked out for you.

Posted on Aug 15, 2008

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SOURCE: resetting service engine soon light in my 2002 cadillac escalade

  1. Turn the ignition key to the RUN position.
  2. Press the INFO button on the Driver Information Center (DIC) button to display ENGINE OIL LIFE.
  3. Fully push and release the accelerator pedal 3 times within 5 seconds. If the CHANGE OIL SOON light flashes 2 times, the system is reset. However if the light comes on and stays on for 5 seconds, the system did not reset. Repeat the he procedure if the system does not reset.
  4. Turn the ignition OFF.

Posted on Feb 01, 2009

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SOURCE: Reset 2009 Honda Accord service light

It is in your owners manual. Information for many 2009 vehicles is not in our systems yet so we use the customers owner manual.

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SOURCE: PO128 - ECT engine coolant temperature sensor defective

The thermostat has stuck open. Or you are low on coolant becasue of a leak somewhere. Either way once it sets the code you will need to fix it to make it not set again. The t stat is not easy it's not the one on top of the engine it's on the side behind the alternator.
Also make sure the water pump doesn't have any play. Grab onto the the fan and move it front and back, If there is a clunking feeling or you can see it move alot then you need to replace that also.
Just make sure it's not running when you try and grab the fan. LOL

Posted on Oct 13, 2009

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SOURCE: how to reset service vehicle soon light

It isn't an indicator of the car requiring a service, it is telling you that something is wrong with the car and it needs to be seen to. You can either take it to a local auto parts store and they will scan the engine code for free to tell you the issue, or you can take it to a dealer (and they will charge you for the same thing, but will also be able to fix it).

You can 'turn off' this light by unplugging your car battery for at least 30 seconds, but it is unwise as it is trying to tell you that something has gone wrong

Posted on Nov 10, 2009

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Ford service light procedure 1994-01


Windstar

1999-01

To reset CHANGE OIL SOON/OIL CHANGE REQUIRED message on the message center, press the SETUP control to access the System Check mode. Press and release the RESET button until IF NEW OIL HOLD RESET is displayed. Press and hold RESET button until OIL LIFE SET TO 100% is displayed.


Windstar


1997-98

To reset "CHANGE OIL SOON/OIL CHANGE REQUIRED" message on the Message Center, press "RESET" and "SETUP" controls at the same time. "OIL LIFE % HOLD RESET NEW" will be displayed. Press the "SETUP" control to access the System Check mode. Press "RESET" to start the system check. Press and hold the "RESET" control. Press "RESET" and "SETUP" to reset the system to 100%


Explorer,
Mercury
Mountaineer


1997-01

To reset the oil life feature on the Message Center, press and hold the "OIL CHANGE RESET" button until the system counts down (about 5 seconds). The Message Center will display "OIL LIFE RESET TO 100%"


Probe

with Analog Dash

1989-92

When "SERVICE" is illuminated on the Vehicle Maintenance Monitor on the overhead console, press the "SERVICE INTERVAL RESET" button located directly above the light.


Probe

with Digital Dash

1989-92

When "SERVICE" is illuminated on the Vehicle Maintenance Monitor on the overhead console, press the "SERVICE INTERVAL RESET" button located directly above the light.


Probe

with Digital Dash

1989-92

When "SERVICE INTERVAL CHECK" is displayed is displayed on the far left side of the instrument panel, press the "SERV OFF" button, located on the speed alarm keyboard, until three tones sound.


Thunderbird,
Mercury Cougar

with System Scanner

1986-88

When "SERVICE" appears on the Diagnostic System Scanner, press the "ODO SEL" and "TRIP RESET" buttons simultaneously. The "SERVICE" message will go out and three short beeps will be heard when the system is reset.


Thunderbird,
Mercury Cougar


1989-94

If "CHANGE OIL SOON" or "NOW" is indicated on the Monitor, turn the ignition on, but do not start the engine. Within 16 seconds, insert a paper clip into the cavity to the left of the display and depress. The display will flash; when it stops, the system is reset.















on Dec 07, 2009 | Ford Windstar Cars & Trucks

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Light appear in the dash board must check the engine


you need to take it to a dealer's workshop for diagnosis, they will plug it in and scan for error codes, a good independent may be a money saving alternative...but check it soon

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Take to an Auto Zone store or other store that gives free code scan check. Some auto makers put built in alarms into the ECM to be reset by manufacture, now outlawed practice.

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I have an 04, i have on the dash board desplayed SERVICE ENGINE SOON but i have done the service and yet it stilll appeares on


The service engine soon light has to do with an issue with the emissions or performance of the engine.
You need to have someone scan the computer for trouble codes to proceed.

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