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Before I can help you out, I will need to know a little more information:
2008 ford escape 3.0
An oil change is required whenever indicated by the message center.
USE ONLY RECOMMENDED ENGINE OILS.
To reset the oil monitoring system to 100% after each oil change
[approximately 7,500 miles (12,000 km) or 6 months] perform the
1. Press and release the SETUP
control to display "OIL LIFE =
XXX% HOLD RESET = NEW".
2. Press and hold the RESET
control for 2 seconds and release.
Oil life is set to 100% and "OIL LIFE
SET TO 100%" is displayed.
3. While "OIL LIFE SET TO 100%"
is displayed, if a lower oil life start
value is desired, press and release the RESET control to reduce the start
value. Each press of the RESET control reduces the value by 10 percent.