Find how to reset any maintenance light or reset oil life after an oil change for all makes and models.

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Oil service reset Pontiac Torrent

2005-2010

Turn the ignition to run (one position before starting engine).
Immediately after Step 1 press and release the gas pedal 3 times within 5 seconds. The change engine oil light will flash while the system is resetting.
Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.

Oil service reset Pontiac Grand Am

1999-2003

Turn the ignition to run (one position before starting engine).
Press the RESET button (in fuse panel block inside driver side door)and release. The CHANGE OIL indicator will start flashing.
Press and hold the RESET button until audible chime is heard and then release.
Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.

2004-2005

Turn the ignition to run (one position before starting engine).
Immediately after Step 1 press and release the gas pedal 3 times within 5 seconds. The reset is complete when you hear the chimes and the CHANGE OIL light goes out.
Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.

Oil service reset Pontiac Firebird

1998

Turn the ignition to run (one position before starting engine).
Immediately after Step 1 press and release the gas pedal 3 times within 5 seconds. The Change Oil message flashes for 5 seconds when reset.
Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.

1999-2002

Turn the ignition to run (one position before starting engine).
Press the TRIP/OIL RESET button on the instrument panel for 12 seconds. The CHANGE OIL light will start to flash to confirm that the system is reset when the flashing stops the system is reset.
Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.

Service oil reset Saab 9-7x

2005-2009
Turn the ignition to run (one position before starting engine).
Use the fuel button on the Driver Information Center to reach the ENGINE OIL LIFE screen.
Press and hold the select button on the DIC for 5 seconds while ENGINE OIL LIFE is displayed.
OIL LIFE RESET will appear on the DIC display for 10 seconds to let you know the system is reset. If the change oil light comes back on when you start your vehicle, the engine oil life system has not reset, repeat the procedure.
Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.

Service oil reset Chevrolet Caprice

1994
Remove the instrument panel fuse box cover.
Turn the ignition to run (one click before starting).
Press the OIL RESET button for 5 seconds and the change oil lamp should go off.
Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.

1995-1996
Turn the ignition to run (one position before starting engine).
Immediately after Step 1 press and release the gas pedal 3 times within 5 seconds.
If CHANGE ENGINE OIL light does not go out, turn off the ignition and repeat steps 1-3.
Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.

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