Toyota Tundra: Reset ‘Maintenance Required’ Light

After 5,000 miles, the Toyota Tundra will let you know when it is due for an oil change by displaying a Maintenance Required message on the instrument panel. After getting an oil change, this notification will need to be reset manually using these steps.


2018-2021 Models

  1. Use the Up and Down arrows to select ⚙️ “Settings“, then press ⦿.
  2. Select “Vehicle Settings” then press ⦿.
  3. Use the arrows to select “Maintenance Reset“, then press ⦿.
  4. Select “Yes“, then press ⦿.

2007-2017 Models

  1. Turn the ignition to the “On” position. Do not start the engine. For push button models, press “Start” and do not touch the brake pedal.
  2. Press the “Trip” button or display change button to switch the display to “Trip A“.
  3. Turn the vehicle completely off.
  4. Press and hold the “Trip” button.
  5. Continue to hold the “Trip” button while switching the ignition to “On” without starting the engine. Release the “Trip” button until the trip meter is set to all zeros.

2000-2006 Models

  1. Turn the ignition to the “On” position. Do not start the engine. For push button models, press “Start” and do not touch the brake pedal.
  2. Press the “Trip” button to switch the display to the odometer mileage reading.
  3. Turn the vehicle completely off.
  4. Press and hold the “Trip” button.
  5. Continue to hold the “Trip” button while switching the ignition to “On” without starting the engine. Release the “Trip” button until the trip meter is set to all zeros.

I hope this post has helped you reset the oil light on your Toyota Tundra!

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