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I have had to hold down the button for 10 seconds to get the oil timer to reset. In the owners manual it should tell you how to work the computer and messages. If this does not help call the dealership and ask how to reset the oil filter timer.


You need to reset it. There should be a button. I found these instructions on a forum: Turn the ignition to RUN with the engine OFF. Press and release the reset button in the driver information center (DIC) until the OIL LIFE message is displayed. Once the alternating OIL LIFE and RESET messages appear on the DIC display, press and hold the reset stem ...


My belt just broke on my vw 1.8t and it bent valves, Most of the time your just going to need a valve job and timing belt, in other cases, the head can crack, valves blown through top of motor, pistons split or crack, etc. All depends, nothing always breaks the same, theirs always some difference in failure.

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