Maintenance Minder




The maintenance minder system shows engine oil life in the information display to let you know when it' s time to have the engine oil replaced and regular maintenance done. The following list describes when one of your Maintenance Indicator Light comes on.


  • change engine oil
  • replace engine oil filter
  • top off all fluids
  • set tire pressures


  • check oil & filter
  • inspect front & rear brakes
  • check pads & discs for wear, damage & cracks
  • check calipers for damage, leaks & tightness of mounting bolts
  • check parking brake adjustment
  • inspect tie-rod ends, steering gearbox & gearbox bolts
  • check rack grease & steering linkage check fluid lines for damage & leaks
  • inspect suspension boots
  • check bolts for tightness
  • check ball joints boots for deterioration & damage
  • inspect drive shaft boots
  • check boots for cracks & boot bands for tightness
  • inspect brake hoses & lines including ABS system
  • check the master cylinder & ABS modulator control unit for damage & leakage
  • inspect all fluid levels & conditions
  • inspect exhaust system
  • check catalytic converter heat shields, exhaust pipes & muffler for damage, leaks & tightness
  • inspect fuel lines & connections
  • check for loose conections, cracks & deterioration, replace damaged parts


"1" INDICATOR
  • rotate tires

"2" INDICATOR
  • replace air filter element
  • inspect drive belts
  • look for cracks & damage, then check position of the drive belt auto-tensioner indicator
  • replace dust & pollen filter(s)

"3" INDICATOR
  • replace transmission fluid

"4" INDICATOR
  • replace spark plugs
  • replace timing belt (if equipped)
  • inspect water pump
  • inspect valve clearance

"5" INDICATOR
  • replace engine coolant
"6" INDICATOR
  • replace the rear differential fluid (if equipped)