Reset CHECKING SERVICE REMINDER lights Toyota 4Runner

Reset CHECKING SERVICE REMINDER lights Toyota 4Runner fourth generation. From year: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009.

How to check service reminder lights on a Toyota 4Runner fourth generation except the low fuel level warning light and low windshield washer fluid level warning light.

  1. Apply the parking brake.
  2. Open one of the side doors or back door. The open door warning light should come on.
  3. Close the door. The open door warning light should go off.
  4. Turn the ignition key to “ON”, but do not start the engine. All the service reminder indicators except the open door warning light should come on.

The following service reminder indicators go off after a few seconds:

  • Engine oil replacement reminder light.
  • “ABS” warning light.
  • “VSC TRAC” warning light.
  • Tire pressure warning light.
  • “RSCA OFF” indicator light.
  • “AUTO LSD” indicator light (two−wheel drive models).
  • “VSC OFF” indicator light (four−wheel drive models).
  • Slip indicator light.
  • Height control indicator lights.
  • Downhill assist control system indicator light (four−wheel drive models).
  • Height control “OFF” indicator light.

The SRS warning light goes off after about 6 seconds.

There may be the case that the “ABS” warning light (brake assist system warning light), “VSC TRAC” warning light and “AUTO LSD” (two−wheel drive models), “VSC OFF” (four−wheel drive models) or slip indicator light stay on for about 60 seconds after the ignition key is turned to the “ON” position. It is normal if they go out after a while.

If any service reminder indicator or warning buzzer does not function as described above, have it checked by your Toyota dealer as soon as possible.


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