Reset oil service light Pontiac G6. From year: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010.
How to reset oil service light Pontiac G6 2006-2010.
The Engine Oil Life System calculates when to change your engine oil and ﬁlter based on vehicle use. Anytime your oil is changed, reset the system so it can calculate when the next oil change is required. If a situation occurs where you change your oil prior to a CHANGE OIL SOON message being turned on, reset the system.
After changing the engine oil and ﬁlter, the system must be reset. To reset the oil life system, use the following procedure:
- Turn the ignition to ON/RUN, one position before starting the vehicle.
- With the CHANGE OIL SOON message displayed, press any of the three Driver Information Center DIC buttons to clear the CHANGE OIL SOON message.
- Display OIL LIFE RESET on the Driver Information Center (DIC).
- Push & hold the ENTER button for at least 1 second.
- An ACKNOWLEDGED display message will appear for 3 seconds or until the next button is pressed.
- This will tell you the system has been reset.
- Turn the ignition to LOCK/OFF.
- If the CHANGE OIL SOON message comes back on when you start your vehicle, the engine oil life system has not reset. Repeat the procedure.
The full procedure how to reset oil service light Pontiac G6 2006-2010 is taken owner’s manual.
Pontiac G6 2006-2010 CHANGE OIL SOON. This message will display when the life of the engine oil has expired and it should be changed. When you acknowledge the Change Engine Oil message by clearing it from the display, you still must reset the engine oil life system separately.
Pontiac G6 2006-2010 oil life. Press the information button until OIL LIFE is displayed. The engine oil life system shows an estimate of the oil’s remaining useful life. It will show 100% when the system is reset after an oil change. It will alert you to change your oil on a schedule consistent with your driving conditions. Always reset the engine oil life system after an oil change. In addition to the engine oil life system monitoring the oil life, additional maintenance is recommended in the Maintenance Schedule in this manual.
Scheduled Maintenance on a Pontiac G6 2006-2010. When the Change Oil Soon message in the Driver Information Center (DIC) comes on, it means that service is required for your vehicle. Have your vehicle serviced as soon as possible within the next 600 miles (1 000 km). It is possible that, if you are driving under the best conditions, the engine oil life system may not indicate that vehicle service is necessary for over a year. However, your 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, you must service your vehicle within 3,000 miles (5 000 km) since your last service. Remember to reset the oil life system whenever the oil is changed. When the Change Oil Soon message appears, 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 your ﬁrst service be Maintenance I, your second service be Maintenance II, and that you alternate Maintenance I and Maintenance II thereafter. However, in some cases, Maintenance II may be required more often.
Pontiac G6 2006-2010 Maintenance I. Use Maintenance I if the message comes on within 10 months since the vehicle was purchased or Maintenance II was performed.
Pontiac G6 2006-2010 Maintenance II. Use Maintenance II if the previous service performed was Maintenance I. Always use Maintenance II whenever the message comes on 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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