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Maint reqd light came on.i changed engine oil 3 weeks

Customer Question

maint reqd light came on.i changed engine oil 3 weeks do i turn this off.
JA: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?
Customer: engine oil replacement reminder light
JA: What is the model/year of your Toyota?
Customer: 2011 toyota rav 4
JA: Are you fixing your RAV4 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: no.i had toyota auth.service and oil change very recently and today light came on
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Ron Z. replied 1 year ago.

Hi! Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm Ron Z and I'll be helping you with your question today.

Does your vehicle have a navigation system?

Does your vehicle have a smart key system (engine start/stop button)?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no navigation smart key system
Expert:  Ron Z. replied 1 year ago.

Great, thank-you!

To reset the oil change system, follow the procedure below:

Step 1:Turn the engine switch off with the trip meter A reading shown.

Step 2:While pressing the trip meter reset button, turn the engine switch to the "ON" position.

Step 3:Press and hold the button until the trip meter displays "000000".

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Expert:  Ron Z. replied 1 year ago.

Hi! I noticed this thread was still open, so I wanted to check in and see how you made out? Did you get the light reset? Any other questions you had? Did you find my answer helpful?

Expert:  Ron Z. replied 1 year ago.