GMC Terrain: Engine Oil Change - Maintenance Schedule - Service and Maintenance - GMC Terrain Owner's ManualGMC Terrain: Engine Oil Change

When the CHANGE ENGINE OIL SOON message displays, have the engine oil and filter changed within the next 1 000 km/600 mi. If driven under the best conditions, the engine oil life system might not indicate the need for vehicle service for more than a year. The engine oil and filter must be changed at least once a year and the oil life system must be reset. Your trained dealer technician can perform this work. If the engine oil life system is reset accidentally, service the vehicle within 5 000 km/3,000 mi since the last service. Reset the oil life system when the oil is changed. See Engine Oil Life System on page 10‑12.

    Owner Checks and Services
    At Each Fuel Stop ○ Check the engine oil level. See Engine Oil on page 10‑10. Once a Month ○ Check the tire inflation pressures. See Tire Pressure on page 10‑51. ○ In ...

    Tire Rotation and Required Services Every 12 000 km/ 7,500 mi
    Rotate the tires, if recommended for the vehicle, and perform the following services. See Tire Rotation on page 10‑57. ○ Check engine oil level and oil life percentage. If needed, chang ...

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    While climbing a grade
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