On the upside, the 2014 Highlander has a more substantial feeling over rough roads, with fewer rattles, squeaks and chassis flex. Without multi-information display: Continue to press and hold the button until the trip meter displays ě000000î. Ensure Trip Metre A reading is shown. Note: I am not a registered charity. The radio will then reboot and reset all settings back to default. Every time the tires are rotated the dealer fails to clear the light. Push the new cartridge filter in to the housing until it clicks securely in to place.
Once the cover has been removed, you'll be able to see the round silver metal cartridge oil filter housing. The maintenance required light should now be reset. I asked the Toyota dealer to fix this issue. They suggest changing the oil every 5k to properly protect against wear and I plan to do the same with our Toyota. Or do you live on the edge and change it less often? It's the most elaborate compared to any vehicle I've ever owned. Neither vehicle has ever needed oil added between changes nor have ever leaked a drop on the garage floor.
Then hold the button in until the light flashes 3 times. If the oil change light reset procedure is not working to reset your oil life monitor, make sure you are following each of the steps exactly and in the order displayed in the Oil Change Light Reset Oil Change Light Reset Toyota Highlander 2014 2015 procedure above. If the system fails to reset, the light will continue flashing. Lou S - Louis S. Do not dispose of used oil and filters in household trash, in sewers or onto the ground. Could be several times in one trip or sometimes it will go a few weeks. I saw another solution to update the firmware.
Driving a 2013 and 2014 back to back, the 2014 does exhibit higher levels of road grip and an enhanced steering response. Allow the old oil to drain out for at least a few minutes or until the flow slows to an occasional drip. Be sure to record the oil change in your vehicle's service records. Attached to the bumper is a black plastic guard secured by 3 screws to the frame and two screws to the bumper. I was able to hit the hang-up button right away on all but the last call and then my screen was frozen so it wouldn't hang up. Some other compatible oil filter wrenches with their part numbers including the following: , and. This should reset the check engine system.
Toyota needs to accept responsibility for this and fix given the number of other complaints with the same issue. I used to think Toyotas were great cars. An optional step is to drain the oil from the filter cap by removing the metal plug. Double check that the oil drain bolt and the filter housing are tight before moving on to the next steps. This information is meant to be used as a guideline only. Double check that the oil drain bolt and filter housing are tight before moving on to the next steps.
If you have trouble loosening the housing or the filter wrench slips, try inserting some paper into the wrench so that it will have a better grip on the filter cap. The exterior design of the Toyota Highlander 2014 a completely new car radiates strength. Turn off the hybrid system with the trip meter A reading shown. Then you would know how your engine was being protected up to that point and if you could have continued to run it to the 10k mark. Pull the old cartridge oil filter out of the cap and discard it.
My very first two cars were Toyotas. Compare the 2013 Highlander with the 2014. Allow the old oil to drain out for at least a minute or two. I'm just saying check it yourself before you spend the money to have someone else check it for you. Or reset check engine light, airbag light, inspection key or insp errors when maint reqd, for Toyota cars. Please click this link for more details. Please help support this website by shopping at.
Ensure Trip Metre A reading is shown. Joined: Apr 20, 2014 Member: 378 Messages: Gender: Male First Name: Matt Vehicle: 2007 Slate Metallic 5. It is far better to have slightly less oil than necessary in an engine than to over fill it. This will remove any debris, metal shavings, etc. The massive center storage bin between the front seats can devour anything plus-sized, like a purse, iPad or Blu-ray collection for the available rear-seat Blu-ray player. However a majority of Toyota oil lights can be reset with a simple procedure. Use only the best full synthetic oil and fram filters.
I used to go months between this happening, but the last time I took it out, it happened 3 times during a 45 minutes trip, prior to that it happened twice in a 45 minute trip. This should be Toyotas issue to fix. Start by turning your ignition key off. The synthetic oil Toyota dealers use and those purchased at local outlets will always be Group 3 base oil products which are still manufactured from crude oil that has been highly refined without using solvents in the de-waxing process. This would've been handy to know then so I wouldn't have had to make the stop. Insert an automotive funnel in to the oil filler hole. If this does not work, check with a local Auto Zone or similar auto shop or check the Toyota website.
It's described in the owners manual if you have one. Hold down knob for at least 5 seconds. By repairing whatever tripped the light. With engine on, set odometer to trip A, with odometer reset stick on the instrument panel. There are no screws holding it, just push it up. It does take a little bit to reset.