In order to reset the service engine soon light in any newer model car including this one, you need to be able to clear the codes stored by the OBD-II computer controlling your car. These codes are what causes the light to go on. The only way to do this is by plugging a code reader into the data port located underneath your dashboard above the brake pedal. A code reader is about the size of a palm pilot and costs about as much, so your best bet is trying to find a place that will read your code for free. I believe NAPA or a related autoparts place does this. Make sure you find out what the problem is before you clear the code. It could indicate something serious. Good luck
Another way you can turn off your check engine light is by disconnecting the positive battery terminal for a couple minutes and then reconnect. This will shut the light off but if the fault is still present the light will come back on
reset service engine light
remove the battery cable for 1 min
A reset Engine Service Light comes on when an issue comes up with in the engine. This light can be reset by a tech or by fixing the problem.
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well i know my focus service engine light was on and we just unhooked the battery for 20 seconds and now the light is off and it has been 1 month
How do I reset the service engine light on a 2003 Chevy Trailblazer?
In order to reset the service engine light, you need to locate the fuse box under the hood on the driver's side. The light should not be reset unless you are absolutely sure service is not needed.Ê
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how do I reset my service engine light on my 1999 ford f150
you need access to an OBDII scan tool in order to reset the check engine light on any vehicle 1996 or newer. autozone or advanced auto usually provide this service for free
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How Do I reset the Engine service light on a 1996 Inifiniti I30? Please help. thanks
reset after the engine oil / filter change, service
The service engine light has to be reset with a scanner. Disconnecting the battery will not work. The light will come back on unless you make the necessary repairs.
The service engine or check engine light can be reset with a scan tool or by unhooking the battery. The light will return if the failure that caused the code is not repaired.
There are a couple of ways to reset the Service Engine Soon light on a Suzuki Grand Vitara. The easiest way is to get a scan tool from your local auto parts store. Using the scan tool will reset the service engine light. Disconnecting your vehicle's battery is another way that often works to reset the Service Engine Soon light.
How do i reset a service engine light on a 2005 gmc c6500 cat engine
The service engine soon is the same as a check engine light. It has nothing to do with an oil change.
The service engine soon, or check engine, light is reset with a scan tool after repairing the cause of the trouble codes.
I was told by a co-woker that if you disconnect the negative battery cable for about 20 minutes or so that will reset the service engine light.
You need a scan tool to reset light after repairing the code.
remove the negative battery post leave it off for 5 min replace You cannot reset check engine light the old way. if you do not know don't give misinformation to others. to reset service light with key on open and on left side press and hold red oil reset buttom for 5 seconds.
The service engine light on a 1995 Land Rover is reset by connecting an OBDII code reader to the vehicle's computer. It can quickly and easily rest the light.
I reset the check engine light on my jeep by disconnecting it from the battery.
My experience has been that if you disconnect the battery cables and leave them off for a minute, then reconnect them, the service engine light should have reset.