This article is all about the 2014 Ford Focus Oil Light Reset which has to be done after every 5 thousand miles. The oil light also called “MAINT REQD” on some cars 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 2014 Ford Focus 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.
2014 Ford Focus 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 the ignition to run.
*one position before starting the engine
- Press the brake and gas pedals at the same time; after 3 seconds the “Service: Oil reset in prog.” message will appear and after 25 seconds the “Service: Oil reset complete” message will appear.
- Release the brake and gas pedals.
- Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.
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All Information can be found on the owner’s manual of a Ford Focus. Your vehicle is loaded with an intelligent oil-life monitor that determines when the engine oil needs to be changed based on how the vehicle is used.
So there’s no need to change the oil on a daily cycle. The vehicle will display ENGINE Oil change scheduled or OOIL CHANGE REQUIRED in your message center when an engine oil change occurs.
2014 Ford Focus Oil Capacity and Viscosity
This is a tabular representation of the 2014 Ford Focus’s 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 the 2014 Ford Focus oil change reset.
Model: Ford Focus (2011 – ) (USA)
|Car Make, Model & Year||Engine||Capacity/Filter capacity
|Oil Change Intervals|
|Focus 1.0 EcoBoost (2015 – 2016)||EcoBoost||4.1 / 0.3||10 000 miles/ 12 months|
|Focus 1.0 EcoBoost (2017 – )||EcoBoost||4.6 / 0.2||10 000 miles/ 12 months|
|Focus 2.0 16V (2011 – 2011)||Duratec||4.3||10 000 miles/ 12 months|
|Focus 2.0 16V (2012 – 2014)||Duratec||4.3||10 000 miles/ 12 months|
|Focus 2.0 16V (2015 – 2016)||Duratec||4.3||10 000 miles/ 12 months|
|Focus 2.0 16V (2017 – )||Duratec||4.3 / 0.4||10 000 miles/ 12 months|
|Focus ST 2.0 EcoBoost (2012 – )||EcoBoost||4.3||10 000 miles/ 12 months|
The following tables are provided to illustrate the vehicle use and its impact on engine oil change intervals. They are only provided on an individual basis. Actual oil changes intervals depend on several factors and usually decrease with the level of use
This article is a very comprehensive guide about the 2014 Ford Focus Oil Light Reset, it also contains 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 purposes and it is basically a guide as to how to carry out the above subject matter. Due to the fact that there are many varieties of vehicle make and models, we strongly advise you to refer back to your car owner’s manual for the procedure if the one above is not working.