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I have a 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix GXP and just had the oil changed a couple of months ago. The oil life monitor is still showing at 60%. Anyway, when I had it changed I used the cheaper oil. A couple of days ago a message saying "low oil level" came across the screen on the car. Could this be because I used cheaper oil? Or could something be really wrong with my car?

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The owners manual tells you how to reset teh light maybe the cheaper oil did burn through rings so use a better oil

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Sometimes when the people change the oil they forget to reset the oil timer. Check the oil to make sure it is not low and if it is at a good level just reset it. You can find out how from the owners manual.

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