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How do you reset the service engine light on a Oldsmobile Alero?

How do you reset the service engine light on a Oldsmobile Alero?

Reset the Main Engine Computer

  1. Open the hood of your Alero and secure it with the security bar. Make sure that the key is out of the ignition.
  2. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  3. Wrap a clean towel around the metal clamp on the end of the negative battery cable.
  4. Replace the negative battery cable.
  5. Start the Alero.

What type of oil does a 2001 Oldsmobile Alero take?

SAE 5W-30
SAE 5W-30 is preferred.

How do you reset the change oil light on a 2001 Oldsmobile Alero?

Oldsmobile Alero Oil Change Light Reset Procedures:

  1. Turn ignition switch to ON position with engine off.
  2. Fully depress and release the accelerator pedal 3 times within 5 seconds of turning key.
  3. Change Oil lamp will flash for 2-10 seconds while it resets.
  4. Once it stops flashing, the maintenance light reset is complete.

How much oil does a 2001 Alero take?

Oil Capacity The 2.4-liter engine holds up to 4 qts. of oil and the 3.4-liter engine holds up to 4.5 qts. Always double-check the oil level, using the dipstick, after filling the engine with oil.

What type of oil does a Oldsmobile Alero take?

Use 5.1 quarts of 5W-30 oil meeting the GM6094M standard for cooler climates, and 10W-30 for climates above 65 degrees F.

How do you reset the oil light on a Oldsmobile?

put your key in the ignition to run,engine not running and push the gas pedal to the floor 3 times quikly then wait for an audible tone. takes a few seconds after you bury the gas pedal.

What kind of oil does a 2004 Oldsmobile Alero take?

Engine Oil SAE 5W-30 is preferred. Capacity: 5.1 quarts. (with filter)After refill check oil level.

How do you check the transmission fluid on a 2001 Oldsmobile Alero?

Your 2001 Oldsmobile Alero does not have a transmission dipstick. The fluid level is checked by removing the transmission fluid level control plug located on the right side of the transmission with the engine running in park or netural. The fluid level is correct when the level is at the bottom of the threaded hole.

What kind of oil does an Oldsmobile Alero take?