BMW X1: How To Reset Oil Service Light (E84/F48)

Morning! So good to see ya, Bimmers! Today I’m going to be walking you through a BMW X1 (E84/F48) oil service light reset. So these will be some steps, and no tool needed you’re going to need to complete this job.

Resetting the service light on this BMW X1 sounds complicated, but it’s really not. If you’ve got one of your own, you should be in good shape to do it yourself and save money; that is the important part. So if you’re interested in this content, let’s have some fun.

BMW X1: How To Reset Oil Service Light (E84/F48)

How To Reset Oil Service Light On BMW X1

Warning! Please note your vehicle model. This tutorial will hold true for the first and second generations of the BMW X1 E84/F48 (2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 model years).

2009-2014 BMW E84

Time needed: 3 minutes.

Alright, we are in BMW X1 E84, and I’m going to show you how to reset the service reminders in this car. So without wasting any more time, let’s go ahead and get right to it.

  1. Turn the key on

    So what you can do is put the key in the ignition and turn the ignition on then wait few seconds just for the warnings to disappear

  2. Long press the TRIP button

    Now put your finger on the TRIP button on the dash and hold it until it gives you a different menu
    reset oil service light with cluster button old bmw

  3. Go to the ENGINE OIL

    After that you can use the left stalk up or down function to browse through the service menu and find the ENGINE OIL
    reset oil service light with BC button bmw

  4. Press and hold the BC button

    Once you get there you need to do is press the BC button on the end of the stalk until reset appear

  5. Hold down the BC button

    Next, hold down the BC button again to execute the oil reset and the same goes for other reminders

  6. Turn off the car

    Once you are done with your service reminders just stop pressing anything and after a few seconds this menu will disappear. You can also just turn off the ignition and everything is done

2015-2021 BMW F48

  • Push the START button one time and all the lights on the dash will come up
  • Next we’ll just clear any messages on the dash by pushing the BC button that’s on the left side of the stalk
  • Then we’ll long press this RESET button on the bottom left of the instrument cluster and that’ll bring up the service item that possible to reset
reset oil service light with cluster button old bmw
  • Now we’re going to be doing an oil service reset. So hit the RESET button to cycle through the menu and you need to find the ENGINE OIL
  • Once you’ve pulled the menu up you just push the RESET button and hold it till the Reset? comes up
  • After that you push and hold it again and when it says reset progress you can let go and as soon as it will say reset successful

Alright guys hope you enjoyed that quick little tutorial on how to do the service reset on a BMW X1. If you like these type of content make sure you share it and we’ll see you on the next one. So thanks for reading and have a wonderful good day.

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