How to Reset Service Light in Skoda Octavia 1


2015-10-02 by

Vehicles until 2000

Skoda Octavia 1 Vehicles until 2000 Service Light Reset
How to erase OIL message - Change Oil service light:

- Press and hold button "A".
- Switch ignition ON.
- The letters "OIL" will appear in the odometer display of the speedometer.
- Release button "A".
- Turn button "B" to the right until the letters are erased and replaced by "-----".


How to erase INSP message - Inspection service

- Press and hold button "A".
- Switch ignition ON.
- The letters "OIL" will appear in the odometer display of the speedometer.
- Release button "A".
- Press and release button "A".
- The letters "INSP" will appear in the odometer display of the speedometer.
- Turn button "B" to the right until the letters are erased and replaced by "-----".
- If required clear the "OIL" indicator from the display as previously described.

Vehicles from 2000 on

- Switch ignition OFF.
- Press and hold button "A".
- Switch ignition ON.
- The word "SERVICE" will appear in the trip recorder display.
- Release button "A".
- Turn button "B" to the right to reset the display.
- Switch ignition OFF.

Vehicles on longlife service intervals can be reseted but this will result in the service interval indicator returning to fixed service intervals. To retain longlife service intervals the service interval indicator must be reset using suitable diagnostic equipment.
The information in this tutorial is valid in the following Skoda Octavia 1 years / versions:

- Skoda Octavia 1 1.4 16v - Petrol - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.6 - Petrol - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.6 100 - Petrol - 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.6 75 - Petrol - 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.8 20V - Petrol - 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.8 20V Turbo - Petrol - 1998, 1999, 2000
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.8 Turbo 20v - Petrol - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.8 Turbo 20v 4x4 - Petrol - 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.8 Turbo 20V RS - Petrol - 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.9 SDI - Diesel - 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.9 TDI 110 - Diesel - 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.9 TDI 110 - Diesel - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.9 TDI 130 - Diesel - 2003
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.9 TDI 90 - Diesel - 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
- Skoda Octavia 1 1.9 TDI 90 - Diesel - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
- Skoda Octavia 1 2.0 - Petrol - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
- Skoda Octavia 1 2.0 '00 - Petrol - 2000