Maintenance MinderTM

If the engine oil life is less than 15%, you will see the Maintenance Minder messages appear on the multi-information display every time you turn the ignition switch to ON change the engine oil, or when to bring. The messages notify you when to change the engine oil, or when to bring your vehicle to a dealer for indicated maintenance services.

Displaying the Engine Oil Life

1. Turn the ignition switch to ON 2. Press the SEL/RESET button repeatedly until the engine oil life.
2. Press the SEL/RESET button repeatedly until the engine oil life appears on the multi-information display.

The system message indicator ( )

The system message indicator (comes on along with the Maintena Minder message. ) comes on along with the Maintena Minder message.

Based on the engine operating conditions, the remaining engine oil life is calculated and displayed as a percentage.

Maintenance Minder Messages on the Multi-Information Display

Maintenance Minder Messages on the Multi-Information Display

Maintenance Service Items

Maintenance Service Items

• Independent of the Maintenance Minder

• Independent of the Maintenance Minder information, replace the brake fluid every 3 years.
• Inspect idle speed every 160,000 miles (256,000 km).
• Adjust the valves during services A, B, 1, 2, or 3 if they are noisy.

*1: If message, SERVICE DUE NOW does not appear more than 12 months after the

*1: If message, SERVICE DUE NOW does not appear more than 12 months after the display is reset, change the engine oil every year.
*2: If you drive primarily in dusty conditions, replace the air cleaner element every 15,000 miles (24,000 km).
*3: If you drive primarily in urban areas that have high concentrations of soot in the air from industry and from diesel-powered vehicles, replace the dust and pollen filter every 15,000 miles (24,000 km).

*4: Driving in mountainous areas at very low vehicle speeds or trailer towing

*4: Driving in mountainous areas at very low vehicle speeds or trailer towing results in higher transmission temperatures. This requires transmission fluid changes more frequently than recommended by the Maintenance Minder. If you regularly drive your vehicle under these conditions, have the transmission fluid changed at 60,000 miles (100,000 km), then every 30,000 miles (48,000 km). (For A/T only.)
*5: If you drive regularly in very high temperatures (over 110°F, 43 °C), in very low temperatures (under -20°F, -29°C), or tow a trailer, replace every 60,000 miles/100,000 km. (6-cylinder models only)
# : See information on maintenance and emissions warranty.

Resetting the Display

Reset the engine oil life display if you have performed the maintenance service.

1. Turn the ignition switch to ON.

1. Turn the ignition switch to ON2. Display the engine oil life by repeatedly pressing the SEL/RESET button..
2. Display the engine oil life by repeatedly pressing the SEL/RESET button.
3. Press and hold the SEL/RESET button for 10 seconds or more.
- The oil life reset mode is displayed on the multi-information display.

4. Select RESET with the - The service code will disappear and the engine oil life display will return button.
- The service code will disappear and the engine oil life display will return To cancel the oil life reset mode, select CANCEL, then press the SEL/RESET button.

NOTICE

Failure to reset the engine oil life after a maintenance service results in the system showing incorrect maintenance intervals, which can lead to serious mechanical problems.

The dealer will reset the engine oil life display after completing the required maintenance service. If someone other than a dealer performs maintenance service, reset the engine oil life display yourself.

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