Asked by: Dumitra Chukhinasked in category: General Last Updated: 23rd January, 2020
How do you reset the service engine soon light on a Mitsubishi Outlander sport?
- Make sure the ignition is off.
- Press the INFO button until the information screen switches to the service reminder display screen.
- Press and hold the INFO button for a few seconds until the wrench symbol is displayed.
Also asked, how do I turn off the service engine soon light?
Reconnect the battery 12v negative cable (black wire) to battery terminal (-). Step 3. Cycle ignition switch to ON position and wait 1 minute, then start your vehicle. Check Engine Light or Service Engine Soon Light should be reset and turned OFF.
Likewise, how long does it take for service engine soon light to go off? So first things first, pull over (as soon as it's safe) and make sure your gas cap is on tight. If this was indeed the trigger, your check engine light should go off within 10 or 20 miles once you're back on the road.
Regarding this, what does service engine soon mean on a Mitsubishi Outlander?
Mitsubishi service engine soon ( also known as check engine light) comes on when the engine computer, known as the On Board Diagnostic (OBD) system, detects a problem with the engine, emission system or drivetrain. Service engine soon light does not necessarily mean that you have a big expensive problem.
Will service engine soon light reset itself?
Each throws a very distinct code which will not shut itself off until the issue is fixed. If the condition that caused it to come on is a minor fault, and stops occurring, then yes, it will clear itself. If the condition indicates a larger problem, then it will stay on until cleared manually.