2013 Ford Edge Oil Reset

To reset the oil life indicator on a 2013 Ford Edge, you’ll need to go into the settings menu on your vehicle’s multi-information display.
Written by Andrea Barrett
Reviewed by Amy Bobinger
To reset the oil life indicator on a 2013 Ford Edge, use the directional pad on the steering wheel to scroll through the Settings menu, then click “Vehicle” and “Oil Life Reset.”
When the oil change service light clicks on in your Ford Edge, it’s time to head to the mechanic for an oil change—neglecting your
maintenance could lead to the need for costly
car repairs
. But once you’ve completed the service, the engine oil light won’t flick off automatically—you have to do it manually, and figuring out how can be confusing. 
Whether you’ve completed an oil service or you’re heading in for one, we have all the details on the 2013 Ford Edge oil service light reset process. 

How to reset the engine oil maintenance light on a 2013 Ford Edge

All Ford vehicles are equipped with maintenance system reminds that notify drivers to help them stick to a
routine maintenance schedule
. When the oil life of your 2013 Ford Edge reaches 10% or lower, you’ll be notified with a “Change Engine Oil Soon” message. But once the service is completed on your Edge, you’ll have to manually complete an oil reset to ensure your vehicle tracks the correct interval between oil changes. 
Resetting the engine oil life on a 2013 Ford Edge is pretty straightforward—just use the steering wheel-mounted controls to navigate through the multi-information display to “Oil Life Reset.” Here’s what you need to do:
  • Turn your vehicle’s ignition into the ON position without starting the engine.
  • Use the arrow keys on your steering wheel to navigate to “Settings“ and press the right arrow key to enter the menu.
  • Use the down arrow to scroll to “Vehicle,“ then press the right arrow button.
  • Click the down arrow to “Oil Life Reset“ and press the right arrow.
  • Use the up and down arrow buttons to highlight the desired setting.
  • To completely reset the oil life, choose “Set to 100%“, then press and hold “OK“.
  • Turn the key to the OFF position and start the engine.
Once you complete these steps, the engine oil life display on your dashboard will reset to 100%. When your oil life drops below 10%, your Edge will illuminate the light and notify you that it’s time for another oil change. 
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How often does a 2013 Ford Edge need an oil change?

An oil change is one of the most basic services performed on a vehicle to ensure optimal engine performance. Ford recommends using synthetic motor oil and scheduling regular oil changes every 7,500 to 10,000 miles. If you’re using conventional motor oil, Ford recommends having an oil change service every 3,000 to 5,000 miles. Ensuring you stay on top of oil changes for your Edge is important to prevent serious damage to your engine, making it a must for all Edge owners.
You can check your
owner’s manual
for all the specifics on your oil, including how to check your engine oil level and your
2013 Ford Edge’s engine oil capacity
. And if you’re car savvy and can do an oil change at home, it could save you about $100—but be sure you know what you’re doing before starting! Once you’re finished, be sure to do the engine oil reset. 
Resetting the engine oil light on your Edge is fairly simple, but if you’re having difficulties, check the sensor first to rule out a malfunctioning sensor. If it still won’t reset, you may need to take your Edge to Ford or your local mechanic for a diagnosis.
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