How do you reset the "service 4WD light" & the "change engine oil light"

chad742
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Asked by chad742 Apr 29, 2007 at 11:45 PM about the 2000 Chevrolet Suburban LT 2500 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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lightGear
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I've heard that if you turn the car on, but don't start it up, and rapidly push in the gas pedal 5 times it will reset the lights. Or maybe it was the brake pedal. Try both.

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chrias
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To reset the Change Oil light turn the ignition on but do not start and then push the gas pedal 3 times. The Service 4WD light is most likely the 4WD switch on the dashboard. If the lights are acting funny then the switch needs to be replaced. There is a quick fix for it though. It is most likely that the soldered connections on the board have microscopic cracks. What you do is get a soldering iron and resolder all the joints on the board by just heating it up. GM had used a different type of solder which caused it to corrode. I have fixed mine twice without having to buy a new switch.

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papa
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i agree with oil light,4x4 light would take to dealer could be a problem with it.

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