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Old 02-16-2012, 12:11 AM
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I took 250 mile trip today and when I got back my change oil light came on. I recently had my 1st oil change at 2,000 miles and now it only has 3,500. Is this programmed to come on at 3,500 miles? I checked the oil level and it seems to be fine. I am hoping this is the case and the dealer just forgot to reset it when I had my 1st change. I have not looked at manuel but I assume you can reset it without going to the dealer?
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To reset oil Moniter, turn key to on without starting it, push accelerator to floor 3 times, turn back off. Here a youtube video:
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Yes it is an easy adjustment, i have gone to synthetic motor oil & have to do it every time

I change my motor oil every 5000 miles or as soon after as work allows it
I do long driving trips at work, sometimes coast to coast
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