What does the triangle with a circle around it mean on a BMW?
It is telling you something is wrong with your traction control system. It won’t keep you from driving, but your dynamic stability control (DSC) isn’t active right now. Could be a wheel speed sensor or something more sinister.
What would cause all warning lights to come on?
The dash lights coming on and vehicle shutting down are, most likely, related to a charging system problem. It’s fairly common for all the dash lights to come on with no alternator output, low voltage can cause unusual electrical issues. The alternator should have been tested at the time of battery replacement.
How do you reset BMW error?
BMW CC-ID codes readout
- Turn the ignition on.
- Dismiss or wait for all warning and failure messages to disappear.
- Use left stalk to navigate to “CHECK” submenu.
- Press BC button on the left stalk and hold it pressed for 5 seconds.
- Release the button when BMW CC-ID codes appear on the bottom display.
What does the BMW E36 3 series transmission warning light mean?
BMW E36 3 Series automatic transmission warning light – if this symbol is illuminated on your dashboard it means there is a fault within this system. You can diagnose this auto transmission/gearbox fault by using the iCarsoft i910 which will give you BMW trouble codes and allow you to clear them.
What should I do if my BMW warning light goes out?
Have the system checked if the warning lamp does not go out after moving the steering wheel approximately 6 times or if the steering wheel is at an angle. Belt tensioners and/or airbag system failed. You should have the system checked immediately. Fasten the safety belts away.
What does it mean when a BMW Dashboard Light is yellow?
Generally, if the light is yellow, it means you can drive but have the system serviced as soon as possible. If the light is red, it means you must stop immediately and consult your dealer or an auto mechanic. Airbag Warning SRS The driver with a large circular ball in front is the warning for the airbag system.
Why does MY BMW 3 series Dashboard Light keep coming on?
If the light stays on or comes on when driving, there is a fault with the airbag and belt tensioners system. Airbag system may not be deployed in the event of an accident – have vehicle checked by BMW engineer. For check control / messages, see BMW 3 Series Airbag / Pretensioner Check Control Information Messages .