Reset the Change Engine Oil light on 2000-2008 Chevy Monte Carlo

Reset the Change Engine Oil light on 2000-2008 Chevy Monte Carlo – The Chevrolet Monte Carlo was a pre-existing by the end of 1969 to the autumn of 1988 and again from the autumn of 1994 until mid-2007 Coupe the upper middle class of belonging to General Motors American automaker Chevrolet. The Monte Carlo based technically on the respective full-size sedan models of the brand; between 1989 and 1993, the name was not used, instead, there was a corresponding Chevrolet Lumina Coupe.

The end of 1969, Chevrolet launched as an inexpensive entry into the former class two-door personal luxury car Coupe Monte Carlo. Technically, it is based on the simultaneous Chevrolet Chevelle, different from the coupe version of Chevelle in terms of style and resting on a longer wheelbase than the sedan Chevelle. Parallel model of Montecarlo were with the other GM brands of Pontiac Grand Prix, the Oldsmobile Cutlass- and the Buick Regal coupe.

Reset the Change Engine Oil light on 2000-2008 Chevrolet Monte Carlo:

To turning off the Oil Life Light on 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 Chevy Monte Carlo, conform to the following instructions:

  • Turn the ignition to “ACC” or “ON”, with the radio off.
  • Press and hold the “TUNE DISP” knob on the radio until “SETTINGS” is displayed.
  • Press the up or down arrow and select “OIL LIFE”
  • Press the “1 PREV” or “2 NEXT” buttons to enter the submenu. “RESET” will be displayed.
  • Press the “TUNE DISP” knob to reset.
  • Once the indicator has been reset, scroll until “EXIT” appears and press the “TUNE DISP” knob to exit programming.


If the above procedure does not work, follow these instructions:

  • Turn the ignition on without starting the engine.
  • Press accelerator pedal to the floor three times within five seconds.
  • If the “Change Oil Soon” light flashes, the system is resetting.
  • Turn the ignition Off once the light stops flashing

For more details, please watch the following video:

Note: Repeat the process, if message illuminates when you start the engine. This procedure should be work on all generation of Chevy Monte Carlo (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008) models. Hopefully the article of 2007-2015 Chevrolet Silverado Oil Life Reset usefull for you. Good Luck!