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Old 04-19-2009, 03:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I want to know if the thing that comes after the Avg MPG.. Tells me how many milles left i got with the gas in the tank.. Thanks.
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Ok thanks.. another question.. Yesterday i noticed that the oil light was on and then went off.. but it keep coming on and off.. like flashing.. what that does mean?? oil already changed and i checked and its still full.
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It could be an issue with the oil pressure sensor.
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Ohh.. And how can i fix it? Thanks again.. I have another question.. Supercharger is better than turbo for the 330i ?
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If it's the pressure sensor, I'd get replaced. As to whether super charging is better than a turbo, that really comes down to the actual individual systems IMO.
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WHat color is the oil light? If yellow/orange instead of red, then you may be just at the thrshold of being one quart low. CHeck the oil level. Otherwise, it is probably what witeshark suggested -- problem with the sensor.

If you have other questions, feel free to ask them all at the same time.
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On the same note: can the average MPG readout be zeroed at the beginning of a trip?
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Can be reset at any time. Press and hold for a few seconds until the display resets.
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