Stick the key in the ignition. Then consult your owner's manual for the tail light bulb replacement procedure. We recommend wearing safety glasses whenever you are working under your Yukon. I tried the door open door closed thing. After you've reset the oil light, turn the key to the off position.
For me, there were only two options: Oil Life and choice of language. If you have successfully reset the oil maintenance light, it will not appear until your car is ready for another oil change. Turn the ignition to run one position before starting engine. Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset. You don't need to change oil as often with them.
Oil Viscosity and Capacity The 5. An , which drains old oil and replaces with fresh new oil, helps to keep an engine properly lubricated. Good luck I hope this hasn't worried you for as long as it did me. When change something you better well know what your messing with. If stuff has to be removed to change the bulb the book will usually tell you to take the car to your nearest dealer. If you've had your oil changed at an authorized dealer, the technician will reset the light as part of the service.
If yes-Turn you ignition key to run do not start and immediately pump the gas pedal 3X. This information is meant to be used as a guideline only. This video shows you the location of your oil drain plug, oil filter, oil fill cap and dipstick in addition to the steps needed to change the oil and filter in your Yukon. Then as soon as the key is turned to the off position, press the accelerator pedal 3 times with five seconds. The drawbacks are that they are expensive and if you can't find an extended life oil filter you will still need to change the oil filter every 5000 miles.
How to Reset the Engine Oil Life System Reset the system whenever the engine oil is changed so that the system can calculate the next engine oil change. Insert a drift or large screwdriver through the brake caliper into one of the brake rotor vanes in order to prevent the rotor from turning. If you went to auto zone or chiefs and they pulled the codes from your computer for you and you bought parts from them…. Screen will say press reset to enter System Check, press t … he reset stick twice again and the oil life will be displayed, press reset again and it will say Hold Reset if you would like to Reset. Remove the front wheel hub extension, dual wheel vehicles only. Turn the key to the accessory power position.
An engine contains thousands of moving parts, like valves, pistons, camshafts, and so on. If the Change Oil Soon light flashes the system is resetting. Keep trying and review the procedure in your manual. Immediately after Step 1 press and release the gas pedal 3 times within 5 seconds. I have done it before but can't get it do take a reset heres what I'm doing With the truck off ignition to run two clicks press gas pedel 3x's in 5 secs wait for change oil light to flash 5x's then start truck The light is still on next time I start the truck. What gives Ihave done this now like 20x's Trucks an 02 Serria 5.
Make sure the odometer is set to odometer and not tripmeter. Your audio buds don't have a clue? While the oil life message is displayed, press and hold the Enter button on the Driver Information Center for one second. Really you should probably get it towed to a shop. Hold down the odometer reset button, turn the key to the on position don't start the truck and hold it until the lines are gone. Are you familiar with the electronics on this vehicle? Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset. Oil Viscosity and Capacity The 5. This information is meant to be used as a guideline only.
Both the redesigned Yukon and Tahoe featured a more angular design that gave the vehicles a more upscale appearance than their predecessors. These parts require proper lubrication in order to function properly and prevent damage. Raise and suitably support the vehicle. If it isn't printed on the oil cap, check your owners manual for the exact type before adding new oil. Fully depress the gas pedal 3 times in five seconds then the oil light should flash then go out. Follow the wires to the brake lights and untwist the bulb housing and pull it out. The oil life will change to 100%.
The more it is driven the worse it will be. Turn the ignition to run one position before starting engine. All the lights will be displayed on your instrument panel. If this is not the oil life monitor reset procedure for your vehicle, restart your oil light reset procedure search Oil Life Monitor Reset Procedure Frequently Asked Questions If you are still having trouble with visit the page for more information. I'm pretty sure its … the same on a 2003. You never know what could be dripping down from the engine, battery acid, engine coolant, brake fluid, etc.
If it is not reset the system will be unable to properly track when your next oil change is due. Press and hold reset stick until the oil life says 100% then turn key off. The instructions are the same with the 3 button type system also just press the Setup button and the Reset button. Wait for the display to initialize and then cycle through the options with the 'reset stem' used to reset your trip meter. Immediately after Step 1 press and release the gas pedal 3 times within 5 seconds. Some do not have any indication and the reset procedure should be done three times to be sure. Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.