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I need reset the service vehicle soon light , on a 1999 chevy malibu ls with a 3,1 engine

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  • jose rios Sep 01, 2010

    i believe ive fixed the problem it was the drl was not working , the relay was replaced hopefully that was the problem, now i just need to reset the light.

  • jose rios Sep 01, 2010

    i have a 1999 chevy malibu 3.1 engine i repaired the DRL i replaced the relay so i need to know how do i reset the service vehicle soon light , hoping that was the problem.

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Hi! You may try this. Open the hood and remove the positive battery connector and let it sit for atleast 5mins. This should reset the system and may get rid of the service light. HOpe this helps and thank you for using FixYa!

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You cant reset it until you fix the problem that is turning the light on. A shop will need to diagnose and recommend repairs.

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  • Ted Schore Sep 03, 2010

    I dont think the DRL will light up that light. you will need it "scanned" for codes, the codes tell you /them what to check.

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