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Service engine soon light stays on. I had the oil changed and the filter but didn't see any reset on these devises.

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Will not reset it's self you need to reset your ECM on your car's computer. Do this by Turniing your ign. key to on position then turn on a/c then disconnect your positive battery terminal. wait 30 sec then turn key off and replace battery cable. Good luck to ya. PS, If something else is a problem this will put the code back to your ecm and will come back on. But this should fix your problem.

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The oil change place should've done it for you. It takes an OBII scanner to reset it. Any good parts store can reset it for you - FREE (Autozone, Advance, etc..)

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