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2007 BMW 328i: a triangle with a exclamation point in it is on

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I just bought a 2007 BMW 328i, and on the dash a triangle with a exclamation point in it is on. What does it mean?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer BMW,

My name is XXXXX XXXXX it will be my pleasure to assist you today.

 

 

where is this showing?

 

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
On dash in between gauges
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.

is it in the middle panel or lower panel?

 

is it red or yellow?

 

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Lower panel, yellow
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.

is it showing up in part 7 or 8 in the image below

 

are you sure it is yellow and not orange / red?

 

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
It is in the part 8, to the left of the M on the image, it is not red, I say yellow, but it could be orange
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.

about how high is the triangle? is it close to an inch, or very tiny?

 

 

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Little one
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.

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This light means that a check control message has been stored.

 

Below is the info to read out the message.

 

I hope that is helpful, please let me know if you have further questions, or if I can clarify anything for you.


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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Is this usually associated with serious problems or minor ones? And in that image is that the only place that triangle would show up?
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.

Hi again,

 

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Usually minor ones like low washer fluid, etc.

 

You can get a larger triangle higher up in the panel which indicates that service is due.

 

Please let me know if you have further questions.


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