Acura RDX Oil Life Light Maintenance Service Minder Reset (2013-2018)

Acura RDX Oil Life Light Maintenance Service Minder Reset (2013-2018) – The Acura RDX is a compact SUV from the Japanese automaker Acura launched in August 2006. It premiered at the New York Motor Show in April 2006; and is closely related to the RD-X concept car, which was introduced in Detroit in January 2005. The RDX has undergone a facelift in late 2009 for 2010. Based on the Honda CR-V and Element, the RDX opens the range of SUVs at Acura, placing itself under the MDX and ZDX.

Designed to enter the North American high-end SUV, the first generation was built on a global light truck platform and was equipped with a 2.3L DOHC 16-valve four-cylinder i-VTEC inline engine valve control that develops an impressive power of 240 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. The second generation of the SUV was released in 2012. The design changes it has undergone have made a bit soberer than before.

Acura RDX Oil Life Light Maintenance Service Minder Reset (2013-2018)

Acura RDX Oil Life Light Maintenance Service Minder Reset (2013-2018)

Time needed: 7 minutes.

If the engine oil life is less than 15%, the Service Due Soon message will appear on the display. The service interval must be reset after performed the maintenance service on your vehicle. Follow the instructions below to reset the Service Due Soon warning light on your Acura RDX:

  1. Turn the ignition key to the ON position without starting the engine

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

  2. Go to VEHICLE SETTINGS menu by using the ▲i/▼ button, and then press the SEL/RESET button to enter the menu

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

    The oil life reset mode will appears on the screen

  4. Select RESET 

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

  5. Turn the ignition off and then 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 second generation of the Acura RDX (2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 model years). Hopefully, the article of Acura RDX Oil Life Light Maintenance Service Minder Reset (2013-2018) useful for you. Good Luck!