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Old 10-04-2012, 01:38 PM
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Originally Posted by NoI4plz View Post
Off topic question here, but after your Indy oil change, did your CBS system reflect the brand new oil hence increase the CBS by a lot? If so then what's the point of the CBS, an automatic way of what I do for my dd after an oil change (reset trip A to count upto 3k for my next oil change)?
Here's my answer -I don't know the specific technical answer to this question, but over the years I have determined that the CBS is not set up to reset itself "backwards". At least not by very much. Once it "counts down" it maintains that count. As I mentioned in my previous post, the oil sensor analyzes the quality of the oil, but the computer uses other data to determine the need for an oil change.
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