2016-2020 Acura MDX Maintenance Minder Oil Life Light Reset

2016-2020 Acura MDX Maintenance Minder Oil Life Light Reset – The Acura MDX is the first SUV from the automaker Acura and serves as a replacement for the 4X4 SLX disappeared in 1999. With the MDX, Acura achieved a notable entry into the luxury SUV segment and helped the brand increase sales in the North American market. The third edition of the Acura MDX, released in 2014, is built on a completely new platform, improving driving comfort, fuel efficiency, and dynamics.

The SUV body has lightweight materials over 55% in its structure, resulting in a mass of 124.7 kg (275 lb) weight reduction from the previous model. The sleek and elegant aerodynamic body measures 4197 mm (193.6 inches) in length, 1961 mm (77.2 inches) wide and 1717 mm (67.6 inches). The new MDX features a luxurious and versatile interior, with an improvised third row of seats due to access from larger door openings and Walk-In One-Touch technology that folds automatically onto second-row seats.

2016-2020 Acura MDX Maintenance Minder Oil Life Light Reset

2016-2020 Acura MDX Maintenance Minder Oil Life Light Reset

Time needed: 7 minutes.

If your vehicle has maintenance items due within 30 days, the Maintenance Due message will appear on the display. The maintenance minder information display must be reset after performed the maintenance service or change the engine oil on your vehicle. Follow the instructions below to reset the maintenance light on your Acura MDX:

  1. Close all door and turn the ignition key to position “ON” (II) without starting the engine

    If your vehicle has a Smart key button, press the “Start” button twice without touching the brake pedal.

  2. Find VEHICLE SETTINGS menu by using Right Selector Wheel, and then press the button to select it

    The button is located on the steering wheel
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  3. Scroll to MAINTENANCE INFO

    Press the Right Selector Wheel to enter the menu

  4. Select RESET by using the right selector wheel

    The maintenance items will disappear, and the engine oil life displays back to 100%.

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

    Done!

For more details please watch the following video:

This tutorial we got from the Acura owner’s manual. This procedure should apply to the latest generation of the Acura MDX (2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 model years). Hopefully, the article of 2016-2020 Acura MDX Maintenance Minder Oil Life Light Reset useful for you. Good Luck!