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Oil Change Reminder in 2005 Prius

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Posted by Kim Rogoff on June 18, 2006, 5:30 am
 


I changed my own oil and filter before the 5000 mile reminder went off.  Now
at 5000 miles, the Maintenance Reminder Light blinks.  I know there is some
way to reset this by starting the car with your finger on certain buttons.
Does anyone know this proceedure?  I'd love to know.  Thanks



Posted by Richard Blood on June 18, 2006, 1:08 pm
 


Page 122, Paragraph j of the owners manual.





Posted by mrv@kluge.net on June 22, 2006, 6:44 pm
 


Kim Rogoff wrote:

At 4500 miles since last reset, the Maint Reqd light will blink at
startup.  At 5000 miles since last reset, the Maint Reqd light will be
on when the car is on.

Reset instructions:

Page 122-123 of the US 2004 Prius Owner's Manual (Section 2-5
"Operation
of Instruments and Controls: Gauges, Meters and Service Reminder
Indicators", item (j) in the "Service reminder indicators and warning
buzzers" section.)

http://autos.groups.yahoo.com/group/Prius-2G/files/Prius_FAQ.htm#maintenance

http://www.vfaq.net/FAQ-screen.html#maintenance

page 14 of the User-Guide:
http://john1701a.com/prius/prius-userguide.htm


Posted by Jerry Keller on June 29, 2006, 1:36 am
 



Jerry Keller writes:

It's in the maintenance manual. I don't remember the page, but you will
find it.
jerry  


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