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2013 Honda Ridgeline Maintenance Light Reset & Service Specs

2013 Honda Ridgeline
2013 Honda Ridgeline

The 2013 Honda Ridgeline 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 indicator is displayed.

3. Press the SELECT/RESET knob for more than 10 seconds.  The engine oil life indicator and the maintenance code(s) will blink.

4. Press the SELECT/RESET knob for more than 5 seconds.  The maintenance items code(s) will disappear, and the engine oil life will reset to 100.

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

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

Engine Size

6 Cyl. 3.5L Gas

Motor Oil


Oil Capacity w/Filter

4.5 US qt. (4.3L)

Brake Fluid

Honda Heavy Duty Dot 3

Power Steering Fluid

Honda Power Steering Fluid

Engine Coolant

Honda Long Life Coolant Type 2

Automatic Transmission

Honda ATF DW-1

Rear Differential

Honda VTM-4

Transfer Case

SAE 75W-85 Hypoid Gear Oil API GL4 or GL5

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

Engine Size

6 Cyl. 3.5L Gas

Oil Filter


Air Filter


Cabin Filter




3.5L V6 (Gas)
3.5L V6 (Gas)











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