Oil changes are an important part of vehicle maintenance, so it’s essential to stay up to date on when they need to be completed. As part of the process, you will also need to reset the oil life monitor on your 2016 Jeep Cherokee. With a few simple steps, you can easily keep track of your oil life and stay safe on the road.
Step One: Locate Your Reset Button
Your 2016 Jeep Cherokee will have a reset button located on the instrument panel to the right of the steering wheel. Once you locate this button, it’s time to proceed to the next step.
Step Two: Press and Hold Reset Button
Once you locate the reset button, press and hold it for several seconds. You’ll know it has been successfully reset when you see the oil life percentage display drop to 0%.
Step Three: Change Your Oil
Now that the oil life monitor has been reset, it’s time to change your oil. Make sure to use the correct grade of oil for your vehicle and follow all manufacturer instructions for changing oil.
Step Four: Reset Oil Life Again
Once you have changed your oil, you’ll need to reset the oil life monitor again. Press and hold the reset button for several seconds until the oil life percentage drops to 100%. This will indicate that the oil life monitor has been successfully reset.
Resetting the oil life monitor on your 2016 Jeep Cherokee is an important step in ensuring your vehicle stays in top condition. By following these simple steps, you can easily stay up to date on oil changes and keep your car running smoothly.