How to Clear the "Service Engine Soon" Message on a GM Truck?

Answer One way to reset and clear the "Service Engine Soon" message on a GM truck is to unplug the battery. But this is not the best way to clear the trouble code because it causes the computer to erase a... Read More »

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How to Clear the Service Engine Soon on a 2002 GMC Truck?

A 2002 GMC truck needs an OBD scan tool to clear the "Service Engine Soon" light. There is a computer within the vehicle called On-Board Diagnostics, or OBD, that monitors the various systems withi... Read More »

How to Clear the Service Engine Soon Codes?

Vehicles sold in the United States before the 1996 model-year had a variety of different on-board computer diagnostic systems. Each manufacturer developed its own diagnostic procedures and trouble ... Read More »

How to Fix Service Soon Message on 1998 Cadillac Deville?

When a power train control module detects an error in the engine management system, or pulls information from a sensor that is out of line with the factory specifications, it stores a code which tu... Read More »

How Do I Reset the "Service Vehicle Soon" Message in a Chevy Malibu?

Although the Chevy Malibu was first manufactured from 1964 to 1983, it wasn't until it was reintroduced in 1997 that the vehicle came equipped with an on-board diagnostic computer. When diagnostic ... Read More »