4 Simple STEPS Mercury Milan Oil Life Reset

4 Simple STEPS Mercury Milan Oil Life Reset

Hello Guys. Today We have another tutorial about the Mercury Milan car model. This is a simple step on how to reset the OIL LIFE service maintenance reminder indicator. Please follow my tutorial below.

Resetting the oil life is necessary after changing the engine oil on your car.

Oil Life XXX% : An oil change is required whenever indicated by the message center and according to the recommended maintenance schedule. USE ONLY RECOMMENDED ENGINE OILS. To reset the oil monitoring system to 100% after each oil change (approximately 7,500 miles [12,000 km] or 12 months) perform the following:


  • Place the gear to the Park position then turn the ignition On.


  • Press and release SETUP to display “OIL LIFE XXX% HOLD RESET = NEW”.

mercury Milan -Step 2 - Hold reset =new


  • Press and hold RESET for two seconds and release. Oil life is set to 100% and “OIL LIFE SET TO 100%” is displayed.

mercury Milan -Step 3 - oil life set to 100 percent

Note: To change oil life 100% miles value from 7,500 miles (12,000 km) or 12 months to another value, proceed to Step 4.


  • Once “OIL LIFE SET TO XXX%” is displayed, release and press RESET switch to change the Oil Life Start Value. Each release and press will reduce the value by 10%.

Note: Oil life start value of 100% equals 7,500 miles (12,000 km) or 12 months. For example, setting oil life start value to 60% sets the oil life start value to 4,500 miles (7,200 km) and 219 days.

That is the simple tutorial in step by step guide to reset the oil life of Mercury Milan. I am hoping this tutorial working to you. Thank you very much for visiting my website. –Erwin C. Salarda