Reset oil service light Saab 9-7X

Reset oil service light Saab 9-7X. From year: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009.

How to reset oil service light Saab 9-7X.

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 engine oil light being turned on, reset the system. To reset the Engine Oil Life System, do the following:

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

All information how to reset engine oil life system on a Saab 9-7x is taken from Saab owners manual.

Reset oil service light Saab 9-7X manual.

 

Change Engine Oil Light Saab 9-7x.

Change Engine Oil Light Saab 9-7x.

When this light comes on, it means that an oil change and other maintenance procedures are required for your vehicle. Once the engine oil has been changed, the change engine oil light must be reset. Until it is reset, the light will be displayed when the engine is on.

Driver Information Center (DIC) Saab 9-7 X. The Driver Information Center (DIC) display is located on the instrument panel cluster, below the speedometer. The DIC buttons are located on the center of the instrument panel, above the radio. The DIC can display information such as the trip odometer, fuel economy, customization features, and warning/status messages.

 Press this button to display the fuel range, fuel used, average fuel economy, and engine oil life. See DIC Operation and Displays on page 3-44 for more information.

Engine Oil Life System on a Saab 9-7 x. Press the fuel information button until ENGINE OIL LIFE appears on the display. 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. 

When to Change Engine Oil on a Saab 9-7x. Your vehicle has a computer system that lets you know when to change the engine oil and filter. This is based on engine revolutions and engine temperature, and not on mileage. Based on driving conditions, the mileage at which an oil change will be indicated can vary considerably. For the oil life system to work properly, you must reset the system every time the oil is changed. When the system has calculated that oil life has been diminished, it will indicate that an oil change is necessary. A change engine oil light will come on. Change your oil 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 oil life system may not indicate that an oil change 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. It is also important to check your oil regularly and keep it at the proper level. If the system is ever reset accidentally, you must change your oil at 3,000 miles (5 000 km) since your last oil change. Remember to reset the oil life system whenever the oil is changed.

Scheduled Maintenance Saab 9-7x. When the change engine oil light 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. Your dealer has trained service technicians who will perform this work using genuine parts and reset the system. 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 engine oil light 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.

Maintenance I. Use Maintenance I if the change engine oil light comes on within 10 months since the vehicle was purchased or Maintenance II was performed.

Maintenance II. Use Maintenance II if the previous service performed was Maintenance I. Always use Maintenance II whenever the light comes on 10 months or more since the last service or if the light has not come on at all for one year.

 

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5 thoughts on “Reset oil service light Saab 9-7X

  1. Thank you for your first rate answer to my resetting my engine oil life display.
    Can I ask the reason for a noisy whine from front and back differentials – oil was changed recently and made little difference to noise.

    1. What are reasons for noisy differentials. Oil change made little difference in 2007 Saab 9-7x 5.3i 166900 km

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