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Does Dodge Caravan have oil change indicator?

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Does Dodge Caravan have oil change indicator?

I have the Dodge Caravan CVP with 5k+ KM and no oil change indication. As per the manual, it mention an indicator light for oil change.

Can anyone confirm this information?

Thank You,
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Most vehicles today only show the indicator after 8000km or more. Apparently your Caravan can go 13,000km between changes, based on a quick google search. The oil change indicator is duty cycle based, not mileage based. Read your owner's manual!
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Modern Dodge vehicles, the oil change service reminder will show up on the dash screen between your 2 gauges(speedo and tach).

Edit: I just realized the CVP doesn't have this screen. I'll have the much older reminder and simply say "CHANGE OIL" after starting it where the odometer is.
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MacGyver wrote: Most vehicles today only show the indicator after 8000km or more. Apparently your Caravan can go 13,000km between changes, based on a quick google search. The oil change indicator is duty cycle based, not mileage based. Read your owner's manual!
JeganV wrote: Modern Dodge vehicles, the oil change service reminder will show up on the dash screen between your 2 gauges(speedo and tach).

Edit: I just realized the CVP doesn't have this screen. I'll have the much older reminder and simply say "CHANGE OIL" after starting it where the odometer is.
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