This article, is all about 2016 Honda Civic 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 2016 Honda Civic 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.
2016 Honda Civic 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 your car without starting the engine
Push the START button twice to get all the ignition on but you don’t need to start the car up
- Go to the 🔧 Spanner menu
Hit the INFO button on the steering wheel a couple of times until the Spanner screen comes up
- Press the ENTER button
Hit enter and here you will see the Oil Life along with maintenance items due
- Press and hold the ENTER button
And then from the Oil Life screen hold down the ENTER button for about 10 seconds or so to make the back screen switch over to the Maintenance Reset screen
- Press the ENTER button to reset the selected maintenance item
From here you can scroll through there are all sorts of item codes that you could reset. A is the code for an oil change. So that’s what you’re gonna want to reset. You can also reset all do items if needed.
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 2016 Honda Civic 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 2016 Honda Civic oil change reset
|Vehicle Make, Model & Year||Engine||Capacity in litres||Oil Change Intervals|
|Civic 1.2 (1987 – 1991)||2V||3.5 / 0.5||10 000 km/ 6 months|
|Civic 1.3 (1987 – 1992)||3.5 / 0.5||10 000 km/ 6 months|
|Civic 1.4 (1987 – 1991)||3.5 / 0.5||10 000 km/ 6 months|
|Civic 1.5 (1987 – 1992)||3.5 / 0.5||10 000 km/ 6 months|
|Civic 1.5i (1987 – 1992)||3.5 / 0.5||10 000 km/ 6 months|
|Civic 1.6i SOHC (1989 – 1991)||SOHC||3.5 / 0.5||10 000 km/ 6 months|
|Civic 1.6i SOHC 4WD (1989 – 1991)||SOHC||3.5 / 0.5||10 000 km/ 6 months|
|Civic 1.6i DOHC (1989 – 1991)||D16A8||3.8 / 0.5||10 000 km/ 6 months|
|Civic 1.6i DOHC 4WD (1989 – 1991)||D16A8||3.8 / 0.5||10 000 km/ 6 months|
|Civic 1.6i VTEC (1989 – 1991)||B16A1||4 / 0.5||10 000 km/ 6 months|
ConclusionThis article is a very comprehensive guide about 2016 Honda Civic 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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