Reset oil service light Pontiac Grand Prix 2000.
How to reset oil service light Pontiac Grand Prix 2000.
To reset Pontiac Grand Prix 2000 the oil life monitor after the oil has been changed, follow this steps:
Reset oil service light Pontiac Grand Prix 2000 Driver Information Center (DIC) if equipped.
- With the ignition key to RUN/ON but the engine off.
- Fully push and release the accelerator pedal slowly 3 times within 5 seconds.
- If the CHANGE OIL SOON light flashes, the system is resetting.
- Turn the key to OFF after the light has finished flashing, then start the vehicle.
NOTE: If the CHANGE OIL SOON light comes back on, the engine oil life monitor has not reset. Repeat the procedure.
Reset oil service light Pontiac Grand Prix 2000 Trip Computer if equipped.
- Turn the ignition to ON/RUN, one position before starting the car.
- Press the MODE button until the light appears lit next to OIL LIFE.
- Press and hold the RESET button for three seconds.
- The oil life percentage should change to 100%.
The full procedure how to reset oil service light Pontiac Grand Prix 2000 is taken owner’s manual.
Pontiac Grand Prix 2000 CHANGE OIL SOON. This light will appear when the system indicates that it’s time for an oil change. The system predicts remaining oil life using inputs from length of drives, coolant temperature, engine rpm and vehicle speed. It alerts you to change the oil on a schedule consistent with the vehicle’s driving conditions. After changing the oil, the system must be reset.
Pontiac Grand Prix 2000 OIL LIFE. Shows a percentage of the oil’s remaining useful life. The system predicts remaining oil life using inputs from length of drives, coolant temperature, engine rpm and vehicle speed. Each time you get an oil change, be sure to reset this function so that it will give you an accurate percentage.
When to change engine oil on a Pontiac Grand Prix 2000. Your vehicle has a computer that lets you know when to change your engine oil. This is not based on mileage, but on engine revolutions and engine operating temperature. When the computer has calculated that the oil needs changing, the GM Oil Life System will indicate that a change is necessary. The mileage between oil and filter changes will vary depending on how you drive your vehicle — usually between 3,000 miles (5 000 km) and 7,500 miles (12 500 km) since your last oil and filter change. Under severe conditions, the system may come on before 3,000 miles (5 000 km). Never drive your vehicle more than 7,500 miles (12 500 km) or 12 months (whichever occurs first) without an oil change.
The system won’t detect dust in the oil. So, if you drive in a dusty area, be sure to change your oil and filter every 3,000 miles (5 000 km) or sooner. Remember to reset the oil life monitor whenever the oil is changed.
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