How to Reset Oil Life: Ford Escape 2007-2012

Introduction: How to Reset Oil Life: Ford Escape 2007-2012

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This video will show you step by step instructions on how to reset your oil life indicator on a Ford Escape 2007-2012 .If you liked this video and found it helpful feel free to like, share, and comment to help us bring even better content.

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Step 1:

1. Turn the ignition to run (one position before starting engine).

Step 2:

2. Press the SETUP button until the “OIL LIFE XXX% HOLD RESET = NEW" displays.

Step 3:

3. Press and hold the RESET button for two seconds and release to reset the oil life to 100% and "OIL LIFE SET TO 100%" is displayed.

Step 4:

4. Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.

Step 5:

5. DONE!!! :D

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    Question 1 year ago on Step 2

    Im trying to reset my oil change light cause we just got an oil change i put the key in the ignition n now where do i find this setup button im supposed to push


    3 years ago

    I have a 2007 Ford escape I also do not have a reset button it's amazing how many of these tutorials or instructions on different sites all say reset button or trip reset none of them work frustrating.


    Question 3 years ago on Step 1

    My 2007 ford escape xlt doesnt have a setup or info button. Also I know it's time for an oil change but no light or anything has came on.


    Question 4 years ago on Step 2

    It won't say anything but oil change required


    Answer 4 years ago

    Whilst holding the setup button it won't change from oil change required