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Old 03-19-2006, 12:45 AM   #11
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Does it actually monitor the oil or does it just go off after so many miles?
its after so many miles
The owners manual on PJ'* car begs to differ. It says it takes into consideration RPM'*, temperature, etc. But I do not believe it actually "senses" the oil.
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my 99 inturgue that owned had similar system in it,but reset I had to put the key the preing setting then push the gas petal to the floor two or three times. I did get to go off once. after I very long trip ,but I never put anything but mobil 1 on that thing
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my 99 inturgue that owned had similar system in it,but reset I had to put the key the preing setting then push the gas petal to the floor two or three times. I did get to go off once. after I very long trip ,but I never put anything but mobil 1 on that thing
that is what the tahoe is, key in acc or on(forget) and press gas pedal 3 times to the floor
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Yep, had to push the gas pedal 3 times...
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