OilReset.com Blog

2013 Honda CR-V Maintenance Light Reset & Fluids

2013 Honda CR-V
2013 Honda CR-V

The 2013 Honda CR-V is offered in a gasoline model.  The engine oil will require service when the Maintenance Minder light comes on.  Follow these steps to reset this light:

1. Turn the ignition to run (one position before starting engine).

2. Press the SELECT/RESET knob repeatedly until the engine oil life is displayed.

3. Press the SELECT/RESET knob for about 10 seconds.  The information display shows the reset mode initial display.

4. Select the ‘‘OIL LIFE’’ indicator by turning the SELECT/RESET knob.  The display begins to blink.  Push the same knob to enter this setting.

5. The engine oil life and the maintenance item code(s) will begin to blink.  Press the SELECT/RESET knob for another 5 seconds.

6. The maintenance item code(s) will disappear, and the engine oil life will reset to 100.

7. Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset.

*Vehicles with the multi-information display will need to access the Maintenance Info screen through the SOURCE button.

When doing the oil change and topping up fluids you will need to use the following specifications:

Engine Size

4 Cyl. 2.4L Gas

Motor Oil


Oil Capacity w/Filter

4.2 US qt. (4.0L)

Brake Fluid

Honda Heavy Duty Dot 3

Engine Coolant

Honda Long Life Coolant Type 2

Automatic Transmission


Rear Differential

Honda Dual Pump Fluid II2

You can cross reference the following Purolator filter numbers for your own application:

Engine Size

4 Cyl. 2.4L Gas

Oil Filter


Air Filter

*Dealer Part

Cabin Filter


PCV Valve


2.4L 4 Cyl. (Gas)
2.4L 4 Cyl. (Gas)

*At the time of this posting


Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Read More

News and information from the automotive industry

Daily Tips

Saturday Service

Vehicle Reviews

closeup photo of black analog speedometer

Cabin Filters

Friday Gadgets


Shopping Cart
OilReset Hoodie

Launching soon.  Signup for updates.


to Join


Members Only