Reset oil service light Pontiac Grand Prix 2007.
How to reset oil service light Pontiac Grand Prix 2007.
The Engine Oil Life System calculates when to change the engine oil and ﬁlter based on vehicle use. Anytime the oil is changed, reset the system so it can calculate when the next oil change is required. If a situation occurs where you change the oil prior to a CHANGE OIL SOON message appearing on the DIC, reset the system.
To reset the oil life system, after the oil has been changed, use the following procedure:
- Switch ignition to ON, don’t start the car.
- Press the options button on the DIC until ENGINE OIL MONITOR appears on the DIC screen.
- Press the set/reset button to reset the system.
- The next screen indicates that the engine oil monitor system has been reset.
- If the vehicle is equipped with the trip computer DIC, when the gage button is pressed and the OIL LIFE REMAINING mode appears, it should read 100% OIL LIFE REMAINING. Picture below.
- Turn the key to OFF.
- If the CHANGE OIL SOON message 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 Prix 2007 is taken owner’s manual.
Pontiac Grand Prix 2007 CHANGE OIL SOON. This symbol comes on with this message. This message displays when service is required for the vehicle. The CHANGE OIL SOON message is reset by acknowledging the message. The ENGINE OIL MONITOR SYSTEM screen under the options menu on the DIC must also be reset. This message displays while the ignition is in RUN. Press the set/reset button to acknowledge this message and to clear it from the screen. This message continues to display for three seconds if it has not been acknowledged when the engine is turned off. It also re-displays for three seconds if the message has been acknowledged, but the condition still exists when the engine is turned off. If the condition still exists, the message re-appears when the engine is turned on.
Pontiac Grand Prix 2007 OIL LIFE REMAINING. Press the gages button until OIL LIFE REMAINING is displayed. This screen indicates the percentage of oil life in the vehicle’s engine that has not degraded. After the oil has been changed in the vehicle, reset the ENGINE OIL MONITOR screen in the options menu. Press the gages button again to advance to the next screen.
Pontiac Grand Prix 2007 ENGINE OIL MONITOR SYSTEM. This menu allows the engine oil monitor system to be reset. Press the options button to advance to the next screen.
Pontiac Grand Prix 2007 Scheduled Maintenance. When the CHANGE OIL SOON message 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. 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 SOON message 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 Prix 2007 Maintenance I. Use Maintenance I if the CHANGE OIL SOON message comes on within 10 months since the vehicle was purchased or Maintenance II was performed.
Pontiac Grand Prix 2007 Maintenance II. Use Maintenance II if the previous service performed was Maintenance I. Always use Maintenance II whenever the message comes on 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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