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rob1414
07-14-2008, 12:36 AM
when starting my bmw 2001, the oil light stays on for about a minute when driving then comes off, what does this mean????also do these bmw's have burning oil problems,???

Bliss
07-14-2008, 03:40 AM
If the oil level is fine, and the yellow oil light comes on only for a little while when starting the car, then it's probably your oil level sensor.

Dayclone
07-14-2008, 04:38 AM
Yep... very common problem you have a defective oil level sensor.

Go to Tischer BMW for the part