Emissions Coverage: Coverages vary under Federal and California regulations. The computer system tracks the engine miles from the time it was reset, and the light will trigger after 5,000 miles of driving. Its just one of those annoying things care makers do. If you want to turn it off. Show and tell, and i shall try.
The Maintenance Required light should now be reset. It is very slightly throaty, definately not stock sounding, if stock has a sound. The contents of the website do not reflect the policy or opinions of Toyota Motor Corporation, Toyota Motor Sales, U. If your vehicle is inoperable or unsafe to Territories and Canada drive and there is no Toyota dealership reasonably available to make repairs, you To obtain warranty service in the United may perform the repairs yourself or have States, U. These are available in your owners manual for the vehicle. For these reasons, performing all scheduled and recommended maintenance on your vehicle is imperative to keep it running well so you can avoid the many untimely, inconvenient, and possibly expensive repairs that come from neglect.
So with that in mind I have consolidated all of these items with the permission of the chris4x4, brianr, and lsocoee onto a central web site. It goes without saying that these pieces wear out, but they do so slowly, meaning you may not notice they need attention until. To save you some time, here is everything you need to remember or the maintenance schedule. Emissions Coverage Coverages vary under Federal and California regulations. Skip the repair shop, our top-rated mechanics come to you. Turn the ignition key up one notch. When the dealer finishes the oil change or whatever the service is, they should have reset it.
Check engine lights are simultaneously annoying and worrying. For accessories purchased after the new vehicle purchase, the coverage is 12 months, regardless of mileage, from the date the accessory was installed on the vehicle, or the remainder of any applicable new vehicle warranty, whichever provides greater coverage, with the exception of car covers. Just some fyi in case you don't know how to reset it. No jacking the truck up to get at anything. On some cars it's a small push button under the dash by the drivers left knee.
Hold down the knob for at least 5 seconds. Hope this helps Jul 29, 2011 Try this procedure. A brochure about the may be changed without notice. To reset the light, put it on the odometer display in your instrument cluster. This is not to say that a driver should neglect the maintenance light altogether. I can post that up here too if anyone is interested.
One of my neighbors who is a Volvo mech, has all of his customers using it Syn Castrol, Mobil 1 and has many customers with over 300K and still counting. Hey, I took what harshest did, and turned all the write-ups into. The system must be reset after the engine oil replacement. One real good thing about Taco's is that you can just slide under the truck and drop the oil quickly and then go up to the engine compartment and do the filter and add the new oil check for leaks and your done. Since the system is not algorithm driven, like other more advanced maintenance reminder systems, it does not take into account the differences between light and extreme driving conditions, load weight, towing, or weather conditions, which are important variables that affect oil life. Rest the system by the following procedure. The 2006 Toyota Tacoma is equipped with a maintenance reminder light that illuminates every 4,500 miles.
If the Tacoma has been driven 5,000 miles since the light was reset, the light will come on when the truck is running and stay lit constantly. If the system fails to reset, the light will continue flashing. Posted on Mar 14, 2009 select total mileage on you odometer with the trip odo button. While the maintenance reminder system can be used as a reminder to the driver to have the vehicle serviced, it only be used as a guideline that only takes into account how the vehicle is driven and under what driving conditions. Car covers are warranted for 12 months from the date of purchase and do not assume any coverage under the Toyota New Vehicle Limited Warranty.
The replacement intervals for Visually inspect the exhaust pipes,. If we fail to do so, we will repair your vehicle free. If your claim is denied, of replacement parts that are not Toyota will notify you in writing of the equivalent in quality to Genuine Toyota reason within the same period. I guess I am taking the bait. Reset the system by the following procedure: 1. You need to inspect the transmission for leakage, the transfer case oil, the steering boots and linkage, the steering gear box, radiator, condenser, steering gear box, fuel connections and lines, fuel tank components, front differential oil, exhaust mountings and pipes, driveshaft boots, brake components, ball joints, dust covers, and automatic transmission fluid cooler connections and hoses.