This article, is all about 2014 Ram 1500 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 2014 Ram 1500 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 Ram 1500 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.
- Press the Start/Stop button but do not start the engine.
- Press and release the DOWN arrow button to scroll downward through the main menu to “Vehicle Info”.
- Press and release the RIGHT arrow button to access the ”Oil Life” screen.
- Press and release the DOWN arrow button to select “Reset”, then press and release the Right arrow button to select reset of the Oil Life to 100%.
- Press and release the Up arrow button to exit the EVIC screen.
- Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.
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Engine Type Oil Viscosity and Capacity
This is a tabular representation of 2014 Ram 1500 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 2014 Ram 1500 oil change reset.
|Engine Size||3.6L V6||5.7L V8|
|Oil Capacity w/Filter||6 US qt. (5.6L)||7 US qt. (6.6L)|
|Brake Fluid||Mopar Dot 3||Mopar Dot 3|
|Engine Coolant||MOPAR Antifreeze/ Coolant||MOPAR Antifreeze/ Coolant|
|Automatic Transmission (8 Speed)||MOPAR ZF 8&9 Speed ATFTM Automatic Transmission Fluid||MOPAR ZF 8&9 Speed ATFTM Automatic Transmission Fluid|
|Automatic Transmission (6 Speed)||MOPAR ATF+4||MOPAR ATF+4|
|Transfer Case||Mopar BW44-44||Mopar BW44-44|
|Front Differential||MOPAR GL-5 Synthetic Axle Lubricant SAE 75W-85||MOPAR GL-5 Synthetic Axle Lubricant SAE 75W-85|
|Rear Differential||MOPAR Synthetic Gear Lu- bricant SAE 75W-140. Limited-Slip Rear Axles require the addition of 5 oz. (148 ml) MOPAR Limited Slip Additive||MOPAR®Synthetic Gear Lu- bricant SAE 75W-140. Limited-Slip Rear Axles require the addition of 5 oz. (148 ml) MOPAR Limited Slip Additive|
ConclusionThis article is a very comprehensive guide about 2014 Ram 1500 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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