This article is all about the 2018 Chevy Equinox Oil Light Reset which has to be done after every 5 thousand miles. The oil light also called “MAINT REQD” on some car makers, 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 2018 Chevy Equinox 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.
2018 Chevy Equinox 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.
- Push The Start Button, To Start The Vehicle.
- If The Change Engine Oil Soon Message Popup. Dismiss It First By Pressing The Check Button. If Did Not Popup. Proceed To The Next Step.
- Go to the INFORMATION menu by using the LEFT ARROW navigation button (located on the steering wheel)
- Press The Down Or Up Arrow To Navigate The Remaining Oil Life.
- While The Remaining Oil Life Is Displayed. Press And Hold The Check Button To Reset The Oil Life To 100%.
- turn ignition off. Oil Reset is now complete.
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Engine Type Oil Viscosity and Capacity
This is a tabular representation of 2018 Chevy Equinox 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 2018 Chevy Equinox oil change reset.
|Car Make||Model||Year||Engine Type||Oil viscosity||Oil Capacity|
|Chevy||Equinox||2018||Cengine||0W-20 (All TEMPS)||5.3 quarts, 4.2 quarts|
How much oil does a Chevy Equinox hold?
|Viscosity:||0W-30 (Below -29) 5W-30 (All TEMPS)|
|Capacity:||5 quarts (with filter)After refill check oil level.|
|Torque:||18 ft/lbs (Oil Drain Plug)|
|Notes:||This specification has been updated from Dexos 1 (Dexos:2010) to Dexos1 Gen 2 (Dexos:2015)|
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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 their wide variety of vehicle makes 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.