Reset oil service light Pontiac G3. From year: 2009, 2010.
How to reset oil service light Pontiac G3.
The Engine Oil Life System calculates when to change your engine oil and filter based on vehicle use. Whenever the oil is changed, reset the system so it can calculate when the next oil change is required. If a situation occurs where the oil is changed prior to a change engine oil light being turned on, reset the system.
After changing the engine oil, the system must be reset:
- With the engine OFF, turn the ignition key to ON/RUN.
- After step 1 press & release the accelerator pedal slowly 3 times within 5 seconds.
- Turn the key to OFF/LOCK, then start the car, to see if warning light has been reset.
- If the change engine oil warning light comes back on when the car is started, the engine oil life system has not reset. Repeat the reset procedure.
The full procedure how to reset oil service light Pontiac G3 is taken owner’s manual.
Change Engine Oil Light Pontiac G3. The vehicle may have an engine oil life system that indicates when the oil needs to be changed. When the change engine oil light comes on, it means that the engine oil needs to be changed. Once the engine oil has been changed, the engine oil life system must be reset. After reset, the change engine oil light goes out.
Scheduled Maintenance Pontiac G3. When the change engine oil light displays, service is required for the vehicle. Have the vehicle serviced as soon as possible within the next 600 miles (1 000 km). It is possible that, if driving under the best conditions, the engine oil life system may not indicate that vehicle service is necessary for over a year. However, the engine oil and filter must be changed at least once a year and at this time the system must be reset. If the engine oil life system is ever reset accidentally, service the vehicle within 3,000 miles (5 000 km) since the last service. Remember to reset the oil life system whenever the oil is changed. When the change engine oil light displays, certain services, checks, and inspections are required. Required services are described in the following for “Maintenance I” and “Maintenance II.” Generally, it is recommended that the first service be Maintenance I, the second service be Maintenance II, and then alternate Maintenance I and Maintenance II thereafter. However, in some cases, Maintenance II may be required more often.
Maintenance I Pontiac G3. Use Maintenance I if the change engine oil light displays within 10 months since the vehicle was purchased or Maintenance II was performed.
Maintenance II Pontiac G3. Use Maintenance II if the previous service performed was Maintenance I. Always use Maintenance II whenever the change engine oil light displays 10 months or more since the last service or if the message has not come on at all for one year.
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