Ford Edge: How To Reset ‘Change Engine Oil Soon’ Notification

The Ford Edge will display a “Change Engine Oil Soon” message when the Oil Life reaches 10% or less. Once service maintenance has been completed on the vehicle, you can perform an oil reset using these steps.


2015-2021 Models

These steps are for 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021 models.

  1. Turn your vehicle to the ON position without starting the engine and without pressing the brake or accelerator.
  2. If you have any notifications appearing on the display, press “OK” to dismiss them.
  3. Use the arrows on the steering wheel to navigate. Press Left ◀ to bring up the menu.
  4. Press Down 🔽 to scroll to “Settings then press Right ▶ to enter that menu.
  5. Use the Down 🔽 arrow to scroll to Vehicle Settings“, then press the Right ▶ button.
  6. Use the Down 🔽 arrow to scroll to “Oil Life Reset“, then press Right ▶.
  7. With the “Percent Oil Life” displayed, press and hold the OK button until the system resets to 100%.
  8. Switch the key to the OFF position, then start the engine. 

2011-2014 Models

  1. Turn your vehicle to the ON position without starting the engine and without pressing the brake or accelerator.
  2. Use the arrows on the steering wheel to navigate. Press Down 🔽 to scroll to “Settings press Right ▶ to enter that menu.
  3. Use the Down 🔽 arrow to scroll to Vehicle“, then press the Right button.
  4. Use the Down 🔽 arrow to scroll to “Oil Life Reset press Right ▶.
  5. Use the Up 🔼 and Down 🔽 buttons to highlight the desired setting. To completely reset the Oil Life, choose “Set to 100%“, then press and hold “OK“.
  6. Switch the key to the OFF position, then start the engine. 

2007-2010 Models

  1. Switch the ignition “ON“. For push button models, press the “Start” button without pressing the brake. Do not start the engine.
  2. Press the “Gas” and “Brake” pedals all the way down at the same time.
  3. After about 3 seconds, a message should appear on the instrument panel that says the oil light will be reset.
  4. Continue to hold both pedals. After about 25 more seconds, the reset should be completed.
  5. Release both pedals, then switch the ignition to “OFF“.

I hope this tutorial has helped you successfully reset the oil life and clear the “Change Engine Oil Soon” notification on your Ford Edge. If you are unable to reset the oil life notification light the first try, repeat the steps. If you are still unsuccessful, contact an authorized repair center to perform the oil reset.

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