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Service light is on

I got the 3000 mile check up and the service light just came on. When we bought the car, there was no owners manual. How can i turn the light off myself, or does anyone have the service manual that can tell me how?

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Posted on Aug 03, 2008

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Turn the key to the on position, Not start, while pushing in the odometer reset button, hold for 10 seconds. Turn the key off and check.

I change my own oil and reset this often.

Good luck

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