How do you reset the MAINT REQ light on a Toyota Rav 4 (2004) ?

20

Asked by Jun 11, 2013 at 09:47 AM about the 2004 Toyota RAV4 Base 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

After  an oil change how do I clear the light ?

6 Answers

165

Go to your local parts store and ask them to reset it for you its no charge

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

True. No dispute. But if it's the same as my Corolla, ....Press the trip odometer button and hold it down. Turn on the key to "acc" while holding the button. Do not crank the engine. Hold the position for five seconds and turn the ignition key off. Release the button.

8 of 8 people found this helpful.
115

Whomever did the oil change should/could have done it. This is, of course, you took it somewhere to have it done. My mechanic, who also does all my oil changes, resets for me.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.
20

That doesn't address the question. I want to do it myself.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Didn't it work the way I explained it?

2 of 2 people found this helpful.
115

Sorry, the way you wrote your questions does NOT necessarily say you want to "do it myself". If you had added the word "myself" at the end of your sentence, I would have never offered a suggestion. People improperly use "I" all the time, so my fault for not taking you literally. And, if you had done what DavidH25 said, you could have just ignored me anyway.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

RAV4

Looking for a Used RAV4 in your area?

CarGurus has 51,007 nationwide RAV4 listings starting at $1,195.

ZIP:

Toyota RAV4 Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    2,860
  • #2
    Robert Mitchell
    Reputation
    1,280
  • #3
    Mandy Crowe Johnson
    Reputation
    940
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda CR-V
765 Great Deals out of 60,338 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota Highlander
567 Great Deals out of 33,880 listings starting at $2,450
Used Toyota Camry
969 Great Deals out of 91,144 listings starting at $300
Used Toyota 4Runner
316 Great Deals out of 25,379 listings starting at $1,750
Used Toyota Corolla
903 Great Deals out of 60,293 listings starting at $850
Used Ford Escape
1,056 Great Deals out of 100,929 listings starting at $850
Used Subaru Forester
397 Great Deals out of 39,927 listings starting at $1,650
Used Toyota Tacoma
679 Great Deals out of 46,264 listings starting at $2,700
Used Honda Accord
1,109 Great Deals out of 65,894 listings starting at $561
Used Honda Pilot
564 Great Deals out of 40,193 listings starting at $300
Used Honda Civic
737 Great Deals out of 65,160 listings starting at $1,350
Used Nissan Murano
378 Great Deals out of 24,159 listings starting at $400
Used Hyundai Tucson
226 Great Deals out of 26,109 listings starting at $1,550

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Toyota RAV4 For Sale
26,571 listings starting at $22,618
2017 Toyota RAV4 For Sale
53 Great Deals out of 4,237 listings starting at $17,989
2016 Toyota RAV4 For Sale
105 Great Deals out of 2,470 listings starting at $14,599
2015 Toyota RAV4 For Sale
164 Great Deals out of 5,988 listings starting at $12,299
2014 Toyota RAV4 For Sale
163 Great Deals out of 3,811 listings starting at $11,777

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.