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Hour meter resetting

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by chev_4x4, Jan 31, 2008.

  1. chev_4x4

    chev_4x4 Senior Member
    Messages: 129

    OK I have an interesting situation. Yesterday I changed the oil in my 06 2500hd with the 6.0 gas motor. When I reset the oil life monitor and went to get back to trip mode for my mileage, I passed the hour meter and it was only at 11.0. This truck has over 22,000 miles on it. Has anyone ever heard of, or experienced this, or know what could have caused it? Thanks for all the help in advance.
  2. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    The hour meter isn't suppose to change. Even the guys that roll their odometers back, say they can't roll back the hour meter. Very strange!! I don't condoane people messing with odometers just so you know.
  3. chev_4x4

    chev_4x4 Senior Member
    Messages: 129

    I did not do this on purpose, I am concerned that I might have issues later down the line. I just want to know what caused this, I will be calling the dealer tomorrow, just thought I would throw it out here first, probably more knowledgeable people on here than at the dealership. I liked my hours and I want them back.
  4. santelikk

    santelikk Member
    Messages: 67

    This is a some what common problem. If you go onto dieselplace.com you'll find out that this has happened to a lot of guys.