It’s important to stay up to date on regular vehicle maintenance, like oil changes, for your safety and the longevity of your vehicle. If you own a 2021 Chevy Silverado, the oil life indicator will need to be reset after you change the oil. Here’s how to reset the oil life indicator on a 2021 Chevy Silverado:

Step 1: Locate the Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) button on the dashboard.

The TPMS button is located near the instrument cluster. Press and hold the button for three seconds.

Step 2: Release the Button and Select “Service Oil Life”

You will then see a message appear on the driver information center that says “Service Oil Life”. Use the right arrow button on the steering wheel to select this option.

Step 3: Confirm Reset

A pop-up message will appear asking if you would like to reset the oil life indicator. Confirm this request by pressing the YES (checkmark) button.

Step 4: End Reset

Once the oil life indicator has been reset, you will need to press the OK button to end the process.

Helpful tips

To ensure accurate oil-life readings and receive maximum engine protection and efficiency, it’s recommended that you:

    • Use only GM certified diesel oil. This is necessary for the optimal fuel economy and engine protection.
    • Check your oil levels frequently. This can help you avoid oil-related problems such as catastrophic engine damage.
    • Change your oil every 3,000 to 5,000 miles. Regular oil changes are necessary to keep your engine components in top condition.

Following the steps above will help you stay on top of your 2021 Chevy Silverado’s maintenance schedule and get the most out of your vehicle.

Share this article on

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on reddit
Share on email

All-time most read

Want more healthy tips?

Scroll to Top

Do you have any questions?