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Step-By-Step Guide to Turn Off the Toyota Maintenance Required Light

How To Reset the Toyota RAV4 Maintenance Required Light

Are you the proud owner of a brand-new 2019 Toyota RAV4? Regular maintenance and service will ensure that your Toyota RAV4 delivers peak performance every time you get behind the wheel. To help you remember regular maintenance, Toyota vehicles will feature a Maintenance Required Light – MAINT REQD – that will serve as an important reminder. In many cases, after maintenance is performed, the light will reset, but in the event that it does not, it is important to know how to reset the Toyota RAV4 Maintenance Required Light. Learn how with this step-by-step guide!


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What is the Toyota Maintenance Required Light and Where Do I Find It?

When your Toyota vehicle is overdue for maintenance, the Maintenance Required Light serves as a simple reminder that you need to schedule an appointment with the Downeast Toyota Service Department. The Maintenance Required Light will flash when you have driven 4,500 miles without service and will remain lit when you hit the 5,000-mile mark. In older Toyota models, this key service reminder will appear as MAINT REQD on the dashboard. Next-generation Toyota models equipped with the LCD Multi-Information Display will provide a Maintenance Required message on the display.

How To Turn Off the Toyota Maintenance Required Light

If not reset by your service technician, it is a simple process to reset the Toyota Maintenance Required Light that may vary by the model year. For a specific step-by-step process, make sure to consult your Toyota owner’s manual.

 

 

  1. Press the Left or Right Arrow on the Steering Wheel to Navigate Settings 
  2. Select the Gear Icon on the Multi-Information Display 
  3. Press the Up or Down Arrow and Select Vehicle Settings 
  4. Press the Up or Down Arrow and Select Scheduled Maintenance 
  5. Select Yes to Reset the Toyota Maintenance Required Light 
Toyota Maintenance Required Light with White MAINT REQD Text on a Dark Background

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Did your Toyota Maintenance Required Light not reset after your last service appointment? Learn how to reset the Toyota RAV4 Maintenance Required Light with this quick step-by-step guide created by Downeast Toyota. Visit the Downeast Toyota inventory today to find a Toyota car, truck or crossover to fit your lifestyle and budget!