How to Reset the Oil Life on a 2009-2012 Ford Flex – Despite the global economic crisis hit the automotive industry, some automotive manufacturers will continue to be new product launches in 2009. One is the Flex, which is a crossover (CUV) manufactured by the Ford Motor Company. Flex comes with a 6 speed automatic transmission with a great ability to keep into account the effectiveness of acceleration and fuel consumption. Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph can be locked at number 9 seconds. From the exterior, the body of the Ford Flex does look great and seem modern.
But the impression of modernity that does not make this car a static, because this car is qualified to perform a variety of maneuvers either daily or crossover. Visible from the front grille integrated chrome trim made with sturdy bumper and fog lamp. While on the back there are two exhaust holes neatly integrated with the rear bumper. For the legs, the car uses a standard tire size 18-inch aluminum. This car was nominated for three major International Car of the Year 2009, in the Road & Travel magazine. At that time Ford Flex for sale starting at US $ 28,000
How to Reset the Oil Life on a 2009-2012 Ford Flex:
To turn off the Oil Life on a 2009 / 2010 / 2011 / 2012 Ford Flex, conform to the following instructions:
Turn the ignition to run, one position before starting engine.
Press the TRIP/RESET button to cycle to “SETUP MENU HOLD RESET”.
Now press and hold the button for 2 seconds until “RESET FOR SYSTEM CHECK” is displayed, then release.
Imediately press and hold button for 2 more seconds until “Oil 100% RESET IF NEW” is displayed, then release.
Imediately press button once to display “HOLD RESET IF NEW OIL” and release.
Imediately press and hold button for 2 seconds until “OIL LIFE SET TO 100%” is displayed.
Turn key off and then start your car and it should be reset.
For more details, please watch following video:
Note: You have to let up and repush the button each time. This tutorial we got from Ford Flex owner’s manual. This procedure should applies to the First generation of Ford Flex (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012). Hopefully the article of How to Reset the Oil Life on a 2009-2012 Ford Flex can solve your problem. Good Luck! 😀