2008-2013 Cadillac CTS General Discussion Discussion, Change Engine Oil in Cadillac CTS Second Generation Forum - 2008-2013; I change my own oil. After every oil change, except my last one, I reset my oil life indicator. I ...
- 07-17-13 02:19 PM #1
Change Engine Oil
I change my own oil. After every oil change, except my last one, I reset my oil life indicator. I forgot last time, and now my idiot light has come on. I have followed directions to reset my indicator but it hasn't reset. Turn ignition to "on/run" without actually turning on the engine. Press accelerator to the floor three times within 5 seconds (I definitely know how to press the accelerator to the floor). After that it doesn't reset. What am i doing wrong? Gotta be something simple. Please, someone give my that "Doh" moment!
- 07-17-13 02:22 PM #2Cadillac Owners Member
- Automobile(s): 08 cts4 DI
- Join Date
- Feb 2013
Scroll to oil life in the driver information screen and hold down the check mark button till it resets. I believe that's how I did it.
- 07-17-13 02:29 PM #3
Re: Change Engine Oil
That worked!! Many thanks, Caddyman1154.
Now, why doesn't Cadillac say that in their manual? This is way simpler than what they state in the 2010 Owner's Manual.