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Old 02-22-2007, 11:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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whats up with my oil service light?

i changed my oil two days ago, and i have been HIGH strung because my oil service light hasnt turned off. i have enough oil in my car because i checked my dip stick like 50,000 times out of paranoia....whats going on???? any know why its still on?
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Pretty sure you just need to reset the oil service light. schucks or autozone might be able to do it for you.
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im hoping so cuz its been driving me crazy everytime i see the little oil service light and the yellow and read ....
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Old 02-23-2007, 01:25 AM   #4 (permalink)
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if your car is OBD 1 i believe you can reset it your self.

is it a 95 or prior?
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if your car is OBD 1 i believe you can reset it your self.

is it a 95 or prior?
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ok but where do i get one of those ????
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you don't need one of those.
all you need is a paper clip.
Reset oil & inspection lights
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Thank you DesmoBob! I've been needing to do this for a while. Great article.
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