Reset oil service light Pontiac Grand AM 2004.
How to reset oil service light Pontiac Grand AM 2004.
The GM 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 light being turned on, reset the system.
After changing the engine oil, the system must be reset. To reset the CHANGE OIL light use the following procedure:
- Turn the ignition to ON, with the engine off.
- Fully press and release the accelerator pedal slowly 3 times within 5 seconds.
- The reset is complete when you hear the chimes and the CHANGE OIL light goes out.
- However, if the light stays on and no chime is heard, you will need to repeat the reset procedure.
- Now switch ignition to OFF, and then start the car to see if warning light has been reset.
- If the CHANGE OIL light 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 Grand AM 2004 is taken owner’s manual.
Pontiac Grand AM 2004 Change Engine Oil Light. The CHANGE OIL light should come on briefly as a bulb check when you start the car. If the light doesn’t come on, have it serviced. If the CHANGE OIL light comes on and stays on after you start the vehicle, it means that service is required for your car.
Scheduled Maintenance Pontiac Grand AM 2004. When the CHANGE OIL light comes on, it means that service is required for your car. 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 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.
Pontiac Grand AM 2004 Maintenance I. Use Maintenance I if the CHANGE OIL light comes on within ten months since vehicle was purchased or Maintenance II was performed.
Pontiac Grand AM 2004 Maintenance II. Use Maintenance II if the previous service performed was Maintenance I. Always use Maintenance II whenever the light comes on ten months or more since the last service or if the light has notb come on at all for one year.
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