How do you turn off maintenance light required off for a 1997 Honda Accord - Maintenance required light is on. I would like to turn it off. Do I need to get it checked or should I reset i 2004 Honda Accord Coupe EX-
Honda: How to Reset the Check Engine Light. A number of things can cause the check engine light to turn on. Sometimes it is not caused by a serious problem with your car. Continue reading to learn how to reset this light and save yourself the dealership cost.
Push and hold down the "select/reset" button for approximately 10 seconds until the maintenance-required light starts to blink on and off. Push and hold the "select/reset" button for about five more seconds until the maintenance light resets.
Push the "Select/Reset" knob and continue pushing it until the display screen shows the engine oil life. Push and hold the "Select/Reset" knob and count to ten. Watch for the oil life display to blink. Continue to hold the reset button for another five seconds.
The procedure for resetting the maintenance light on a Honda Accord may vary depending on the year of the vehicle; however, many Accords utilize the same procedure. Begin by placing the key in to the ignition. Depress the odometer trip reset button and hold it in. Turn the key until the dashboard lamps turn on, but not start the vehicle.
Turn the ignition to run, one position before starting engine. Press the SELECT/RESET knob until the engine oil life indicator is displayed. Picture below. . Press the SELECT/RESET knob for more than 10 seconds. The engine oil life indicator and the maintenance code(s) will blink. Picture below. .