Heyo, over the last few months most of the time I start my E46 320td compact (110 kW), about ~15-25 seconds after starting the car, a yellow oil pressure warning/check oil light comes on for about 15 seconds and then goes off and never comes back when driving. I checked and the oil level is near...
I was getting a warning that oil is low, when in fact it was not.
I replaced oil sensor and also oil and filter.
I still get the oil low warning, but oil is at correct level.
Any idea what can be causing that?
Hey everyone, new member here, please excuse the noobiness. I have been battling a yellow oil light issue with my E46 ever since I've owned the car for the past 6 months. My low oil light has been coming on after I shut off the engine. I figured this was caused by either an oil leak or a bad...
Hello I Have two problems with my car that I want to fix.
1) The oil sensor light comes on when I turn on the car for 5 seconds then goes off, faulty oil level sensor...So I want a new one..
2) My PCV valve is partially blocked according to bmw, which is leaving the engine compression a lil...
I just saw a thread with someone wanting a general idea on how to replace your Oil Level Sensor.
Here is my DIY on how to do it.
I would say on a scale of 1 to 10, this was really easy to do. Maybe a level 2 just cause taking off the metal panel and then trying to re-install it by myself...