Maintenance Minder Codes

Messages

OIL LIFE MESSAGE WHAT TO DO
15% 5% 0%
Maintenance/Service Due Soon Maintenance/Service Due Now Maintenance/Service Past Due
(Mileage Past Due Shows)
The engine oil is approaching the end of its service life, and the maintenance items should be inspected and serviced soon. The engine oil has almost reached the end of its service life, and the maintenance items should be inspected and serviced as soon as possible. The engine oil life has passed. The maintenance items must be inspected and serviced immediately.

Maintenance Main Items

SYMBOL WHAT TO DO
A Replace engine oil*
* See your owner’s manual for specifics that may apply to your vehicle.
B
  • Replace engine oil* and oil filter
  • Inspect front and rear brakes
  • Check parking brake adjustment*
  • Inspect tie rod ends, steering gearbox boots, and drain plug*
  • Inspect suspension components
  • Inspect drive shaft boots
  • Inspect brake hoses and lines (including ABSNSA)
  • Inspect all fluid levels and condition of fluids
  • Inspect exhaust system*
  • Inspect fuel lines and connections*
  • Inspect direct injection + port injection fuel system*
  • Check the expiration date for temporary tire repair kit bottle (if equipped)*

*See your owner’s manual for specifics that may apply to your vehicle.

Maintenance Service Items*

  • Inspect idle speed every 160,000 miles (256,000 km).
  • Adjust the valves at time of service if they are noisy.
  • Replace brake fluid every 3 years. This is independent of the Maintenance Minder™ system.
  • Inspect direct injection + port injection fuel system every 3 years or when service item B is
    indicated.*
  • Inspect tire condition every 3,100 miles (5,000 km).*

*See your owner’s manual for specifics that may apply to your vehicle.

Maintenance Sub Items

NUMBER WHAT TO DO REMARKS
1 Rotate Tires All models except NSX
Inspect tire condition NSX only
2 Replace air cleaner element (engine air filter)* *See your owner’s manual for specifics that may apply to your vehicle.
Replace cabin air (dust and pollen} filter(s)* *See your owner’s manual for specifics that may apply to your vehicle.
Inspect drive belt
3 Replace the transfer assembly fluid* *See your owner’s manual for specifics that may apply to your vehicle.
Replace transmission fluid*
Types

  1. ATF DW-1®
  2. ATF Type 2.0
  3. ATF Type 3.1
  4. CVT
  5. GO-Type 2.0 (NSX Only)
*See your owner’s manual for specifics that may apply to your vehicle.
Replace clutch fluid* *See your owner’s manual for specifics that may apply to your vehicle.
4 Replace spark plugs
Replace timing belt* and inspect water pump *See your owner’s manual for specifics that may apply to your vehicle.
Inspect valve clearance
Inspect Active Exhaust Valve function NSX only
Replace Intake Sound Control NSX only
5 Replace engine coolant
6 Replace rear differential fluid*

Types

  1. VTM-4®
  2. All-Wheel Drive (AWD)
*See your owner’s manual for specifics that may apply to your vehicle.
Replace Twin Motor Unit fluid* NSX and RLX Hybrid only
*See your owner’s manual for specifics that may apply to your vehicle.
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