HELP? Yellow oil light when I turn off car - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
3-Series (E46, E90) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1999 to Current. Models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318Ci, BMW 320i, BMW 323i, BMW 325i, BMW 330i, BMW 328 Ci, BMW 328i, BMW 325i/xi, BMW 330Ci, BMW 320d, BMW 330d, BMW 335d.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
#1 (permalink) Old 02-08-2007, 06:45 PM
n00b
 
Upier's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Upier is on a distinguished road
(Thread Starter)
Exclamation HELP? Yellow oil light when I turn off car

I have a 2004 330Ci. I noticed for the second time today that I sometimes see the oil symbol in yellow when I shut off the car. It seems to only stay on for a few seconds. Does anyone know what this means? Thanks,
Upier is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 (permalink) Old 02-11-2007, 11:55 PM
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
leejoobin is on a distinguished road
umm...
i guess the engine oil is running low..
well... that's what mine did when engine oil was running low
leejoobin is offline  
#3 (permalink) Old 02-12-2007, 12:04 AM
W00T
 
Numark318i's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Rohnert Park, CA
Posts: 2,714
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Numark318i has a reputation beyond repute Numark318i has a reputation beyond repute Numark318i has a reputation beyond repute Numark318i has a reputation beyond repute Numark318i has a reputation beyond repute Numark318i has a reputation beyond repute Numark318i has a reputation beyond repute Numark318i has a reputation beyond repute Numark318i has a reputation beyond repute Numark318i has a reputation beyond repute Numark318i has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to Numark318i
yea your oil is low.

Put some oil in it and itll be fine.

Numark318i is offline  
#4 (permalink) Old 02-12-2007, 12:07 AM
n00b
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: San Diego, Ca
Posts: 43
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
top6491 is an unknown quantity at this point
So then what does it mean when it is red?
top6491 is offline  
#5 (permalink) Old 05-25-2007, 07:10 PM
n00b
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: OC
Posts: 19
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
GRIDLOCK is on a distinguished road
Probably oil pressure
GRIDLOCK is offline  
#6 (permalink) Old 06-13-2007, 09:48 PM
n00b
 
romansura's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 29
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
romansura is on a distinguished road
Angry sensor

i have siagnosed some bad sensors clogged with crap before and also some monir wireing issues. but if oil is up, likely replace oil level sensor, theyre know to get bad.

romansura@hotmail.com
Wateroo,Ontario,Canada
romansura is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E46, E90)


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
oil light, brake light.... speedybmw 3-Series (E46, E90) 1 10-01-2006 05:03 PM
Yellow Oil Light KeithinAL 3-Series (E46, E90) 4 09-21-2006 10:15 AM
Service Engine Soon Light MLBINDC 3-Series (E46, E90) 7 11-09-2005 01:15 AM
yellow engine oil mark... Hot Sauce 3-Series (E46, E90) 4 11-02-2005 01:08 PM
Left turn indicator light (on Dash) dead {|nf3rn0} 3-Series (E36) 6 01-26-2004 03:20 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome