Reset oil service light Pontiac Solstice GXP. From years: 2007, 2008, 2009.
How to reset oil service light Pontiac Solstice GXP.
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 your Pontiac Solstice GXP engine oil, the system must be reset as follows:
- Turn the ignition to ON/RUN, do not start the engine.
- Push the info and reset buttons on the Driver Information Center (DIC) at the same time to enter the personalization menu.
- Push the information button to scroll through the available personalization menu modes until the Driver Information Center DIC screen shows OIL-LIFE RESET message.
- Push and hold the reset button until the Driver Information Center DIC screen shows ACKNOWLEDGED.
- This will tell you the warning light has been reset.
- Turn the key to LOCK/OFF.
The full procedure how can you reset oil service light Pontiac Solstice GXP is taken owner’s manual.
If the CHANGE OIL SOON message comes back on when you start your Pontiac Solstice GXP, the engine oil life system has not reset. Repeat the reset procedure.
Pontiac Solstice GXP CHANGE OIL SOON message, this will display when the life of the engine oil has expired and it should be changed. When you acknowledge the CHANGE OIL SOON message by clearing it from the display, you still must reset the engine oil life system separately.
Press and hold the information and reset buttons at the same time for several seconds, then release the buttons to enter the personalization menu.
Pontiac Solstice GXP Maintenance I. Use Maintenance I if the CHANGE OIL SOON message displays within 10 months since the vehicle was purchased or Maintenance II was performed.
Pontiac Solstice GXP Maintenance II. Use Maintenance II if the previous service performed was Maintenance I. Always use Maintenance II whenever the CHANGE OIL SOON message 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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