A4/S4/RS4, Audi, B6 (2000-2004), B7 (2004-2007), Exeo, Seat

Audi A4 B6/B7, Seat Exeo service reset

How to reset service reminder in Audi A4 B6, Audi A4 B7 and Seat Exeo. The procedure is simple and does not require using any special tools or diagnostic interface like OBDeleven, VCDS, VAG-COM, VAS. After you replace oil & filters, and inspect all safety systems in your car, you can clear maintenance message and reset service countdown yourself with a help from this DIY tutorial.

This procedure works in Audi A4 B6, Audi A4 B7 and Seat Exeo – since all those cars are using the same instrument cluster.


This procedure will disable LongLife oil setting. Do this at your own risk! We are not responsible for any loss or damage.

Compatibility list

  • Audi A4 B6
  • Audi A4 B7
  • Seat Exeo

Audi reset service reminder procedure

  1. Put key into ignition.
  2. Press and hold wrench on the instrument cluster. It’s located on the right side.
  3. Turn key to II position. On the LCD screen you should see “SERVICE” message.
  4. Release the button.
  5. Press the 0.0 trip reset button.
  6. On the LCD screen you should now see “SERVICE IN — KM” message. After few seconds display backlight will change to yellow and OK message will appear.
  7. Turn key to 0 position.