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      12-27-2011, 05:34 PM   #1
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Yellow Oil Lamp Light + Pictures + Oil I Bought ???

I had this light came on the other day



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I have purchased this bmw oil I assume should be pour into the engine cap on the left
but, I am not sure how much?? any help???



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      12-27-2011, 06:15 PM   #2
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Whole thing.
Oil warning comes on when you're 1 quart low. And you bought one quart of oil
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      12-31-2011, 09:39 AM   #3
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read the manual and see how you check the oil level. Then you can see it on the display.
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      12-31-2011, 01:28 PM   #4
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read the manual and see how you check the oil level. Then you can see it on the display.
+1. The warning should mean one quart low - but double checking the OBC level reading is a good idea. The car must be warmed up to get a reading.

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