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Had oil change yesterday. Bitter cold today, 13° currently.

Customer Question

Had oil change yesterday. Bitter cold today, 13° currently. Car started in garage, while I waited for it to warm up, checked to be sure oil indicator had been reset, it had not. While the motor was still running, I tried to reset. Ten minutes later, still not successful (referring to manual). Shut engine off, tried to restart, nothing. Brake pedal seems high, lights on dash triple-flash, no crank, no nothing.
JA: Have you checked the fuses? The dashboard bulbs?
Customer: No. Suggest how or do I research in owner's manual?
JA: What is the model of your '13 Honda?
Customer: '14 Honda Accord.
JA: Are you fixing your Accord yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I'm stuck in the garage, no other vehicles to jump start from. Tried using spare key-fob, both have new batteries.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 7 months ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose), my normal schedule online is around lunch and after dinner till early morning.

Do the headlights work and shine bright and remain bright while trying to start?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Sorry, took too long for response. I called a tow truck, got a jump-start, problem solved.You may close this order. Thank you.Mary Beth Gaitskill
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 7 months ago.

Glad you got it resolved.