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  1. General BMW Questions
    I own a 2004 bmw 530i (e60) with the beloved m54 engine. I occasionally get a “low oil pressure” warning. Have taken it to a specialized bmw mechanic a few times but the warning keeps popping up. If anyone has any suggestions on what might be causing this, the help would be greatly appreciated...
  2. X5 E53 (1999 - 2006)
    Have a 2001 X5 with the 3.0l. I started getting the low pressure red light after an oil change recently. I tried changing the oil pressure sending unit but it didn't solve the problem. Tried engine flush too as engine was at 180K. Still had the same issue. Went to local independent shop and...
  3. G20 (2019 - Current)
    My 2020 M340i is currently in the shop after displaying only the text message display for low oil pressure. Never displayed a check engine light, yellow oil can light, or red oil can light. After 2+ weeks of diagnosing, per BMW (car is under warranty) the dealership has finally ordered a new oil...
  4. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hello guys, It's my first post on this forum given that I just got my 335i n55 E93. Also I'm french so apologies if my english isn't perfect. Here is what happened : I've changed oil + oil filter before flashing it with MHD maybe one month ago. Before flashing I had the code p0524 (Oil pump...
  5. F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    So my dad just changed the brake pads on his car and as he was coming home the low oil pressure warning came on. We looked at the car for a few minutes then we started it to see if it would come on again. We had to drive for 5 mins ~ 2km until it showed up again. Can I look at the oil pressure...
  6. X3 F25 (2011 - 2017)
    I have a 2013 X3 x28i. So I was driving down the road today and suddenly got low oil pressure warning. I was able to drive back fine, and the car has been driving fine. The low pressure warning triggered me to think about the notorious timing chain issue. Here's a link to the video of my engine...
  7. X5 E53 (1999 - 2006)
    Hello I have a 2003 BMW X5 4.4i and I'm having some issues that may be serious or may be something small. The other day when I was driving I stopped at a incline at a red light, and my oil light started flickering and I got a message saying "stop! Low oil pressure." I waited for the light to...
  8. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hi I have a 2010 e90 320i msport. Whilst driving on the motorway I generally receive a error on my idrive display stating low engine oil pressure... I can not continue my journey please pull over.. I check the engine oil level in the digital display and it's shows it as full. I had a...
  9. F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    Hi, I'm new on here, my BMW F30 (328i xDrive 2013) was driving great on Friday, minutes later, I get an alert saying "Engine oil pressure is too low" I pulled over, got it towed to the shop. Now the engine isn't starting up and they say I need to get a new engine! I am steady with my oil...
  10. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I have a 2011 335i with around 80,000 miles on it. Car went into "limp" mode 3 days ago when wife was driving home from work. My OBDII picked up 2 codes: P13C0, P052B. Replaced both intake and exhaust VANOS solenoids, but upon starting car I still had the P052B and new misfire codes for all...
  11. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello Bimmer brothers I've had my car about 4 months now. 2005 545i 128k It ran like a dream before. Recently, problems have occurred. What I've been experiencing is rough idle and vibration/shaking when revving or accelerating. I will list my occurrences in chronological order: 1st: Increased...
  12. Do-It-Yourself H.Q.
    Hello, I'm Rider, active duty Navy submariner. I have a 2005 545i with 128k miles. Recently a Increased emissions light came on. The car has a rough idle, and shakes/ vibrates when I drive it or Rev it. Read the code via code scanner and it was p0306(misfire in cylinder 6). I changed the...
  13. 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
    I recently had this work performed: alternator stand gasket (4 weeks ago)- major leak fixed by reputable indy mechanic two weeks later.... snow man gasket, valve cover gasket, vacuum pump gasket (2 weeks ago)- fixed by BMW dealer I go to start Betsy this morning and get a warning that there...
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