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It just means it need an oil change and tune up. It does not monitor any engine systems and is only a reminder. Reset it at any time you please unless you actually use it as a reminder for maintenance. It also means that you have drivin your Honda for 5,000 miles :) I own a 1997 Honda Accord and my indicator light just turned RED but it was do to the fact that I slammed into someone and I guess the impact made the light come on but for the most part you can reset the indicator by putting your key in the slot next to the indicator if you have oneOr try to hold down the "Trip" button so it resets and this should work if it doesn't then get an oil change and a tune up and that should work :)

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Q: What does it mean when a 1993 Honda Accord Maintenance Required indicator goes from yellow to red?
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