This article, is all about 2010 Ford F150 Oil Light Reset which has to be done after every 5 thousand miles. The oil light also called “MAINT REQD” on some car make, is not a warning light, rather, it is a reminder.
The maintenance required or oil change light is a reminder to you, that it is due time for maintenance again and changing of oil. If you take your 2010 Ford F150 to a quick LUB store they will reset the light for you after changing the oil but if they forget to, you will have to.
2010 Ford F150 Oil Light Reset Steps
Ideally after traveling every 5000 miles, you need to perform an oil change (also called service) so the light comes on. Be sure to go through your car owner’s manual to be sure of what the light looks like on the dashboard.
- Turn on the car without starting the engine
If your vehicle has an ignition button, press the START/STOP button once without step on the brake pedal
- Go to the Main Menu
Okay so now you gotta go over to the main menu by pressing the ◄ left button
- Scroll to the SETTINGS
Then you scroll down with the down button to get to SETTINGS
- Press the ► button
Once you to settings use the right ► button to get into that menu
- Find and select VEHICLE
Then use the down button to get the VEHICLE and then push to the right which gets you into that menu
- Select OIL LIFE RESET
So once you get the oil life reset, you hit one more to the right, and then you can set it to what you would like it to be
- Choose the oil life value
In this sub-menu, you can set the value of your vehicle’s oil life
- Hold down the OK button
So when get to the percentage you want, push the OK button in and hold it until it says reset complete
Please click Oil Reset to see the process for other car makes and model
Engine Type Oil Viscosity and Capacity
This is a tabular representation of 2010 Ford F150 oil viscosity and capacity detailed information and it is important to know this as it will help in knowing the exact oil for your vehicle. This info. Comes in handy before and after 2010 Ford F150 oil change reset.
|Oil capacity||6 qt||6 qt||7 qt|
|Coolant capacity||19.7 qt||20.0 qt||20.7 qt|
|Transmission type||4-speed automatic O/D (4R75E)||6-speed automatic overdrive (6R80E)||6-speed automatic overdrive (6R80E)|
|Gear ratios||4-speed automatic O/D||6-speed automatic O/D||6-speed automatic O/D|
This article is a very comprehensive guide about 2010 Ford F150 Oil Change Light Reset, it also contains a tabular details about engine type, oil viscosity and capacity. Please do not forget to share this article using the share button below, who knows you might help someone who needs it.
All information provided on this page is for information purpose and it is basically a guide as to how to carry out the above subject matter. Due to the fact that there many variety of vehicle make and models, we strongly advise you to refer back to your car owners manual for the procedure if the one above is not working.
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