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This video will show you step-by-step instructions from Ford Motor Company’s online training program, which is now available on the company’s website, on how to reset your oil life indicator on a Dodge Journey 2009-2016. (Available for most makes and models.)
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How do you reset the oil life on a 2011?
Turn the ignition to run (one position before starting the engine) and press and hold the SELECT/RESET button for more than 10 seconds. The engine oil life indicator and the maintenance code(s) will blink.
How do you reset the change oil light on a journey?
The Dodge Journey’s “Oil Change Due” light will illuminate to remind you that it’s time to change the oil. Dodge Journey: Reset “Oil Change Due” Light
- Set the ignition to “ON/RUN.”
- Slowly press the accelerator pedal all the way down three times in a 10-second interval.
What does reset oil life mean?
The oil change light is designed to alert you when the engine oil needs to be changed based on the car’s odometer reading. The oil change light will not turn off on its own, even after the old oil has been drained and new oil has been added, so you’ll need to reset it.
What kind of oil does a 2011 Dodge Journey take?
For 2011-2012 3.6L 24V V6 applications, 6 liters 5W-30 Dodge Journey motor oil, oil filter, and hardware. Meets Chrysler MS-6395 motor oil quality standards.
How do you reset the change oil light on a Dodge Avenger?
Perform the following procedure to reset the oil change service light indicator system on a Dodge Avenger (after performing the scheduled maintenance).
- Turn the ignition switch to ON.
- Slowly depress the accelerator pedal three times within 10 seconds.
- Turn the ignition switch to LOCK.
How often does a Dodge Journey need an oil change?
Dodge suggests getting your Dodge Journey’s oil changed.
Why is my change oil light still on?
If your oil light remains illuminated after changing your engine oil, check the sensor first to rule out a faulty sensor. The oil pump may not be circulating enough oil to keep the engine’s parts lubricated and functioning properly, which can lead to a variety of engine problems.
How do I reset my car dashboard?
How to Reset the Dashboard Warning Lights
- With the pliers, loosen the nut that holds the negative terminal to the battery.
- Remove the cable from the negative battery terminal completely.
- Leave the battery disconnected for 10 minutes to ensure that the computer is fully reset.
Why is my oil light still on after oil change?
If the light comes on after an oil change, it could be due to a problem with the oil pump, which means there isn’t enough oil circulating through the various parts. Regular oil changes should help prevent this, but parts do wear out.