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      11-20-2012, 12:30 PM   #1
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Engine Oil Measurement is Inactive

So I drive in oil check section gives this message,

BMW advised that it is a known bug in all F models and they expect update next week.

Any experience with this?
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      11-20-2012, 12:42 PM   #2
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It takes several minutes for the car to warm up, and give you a reading. It's like this after 30+ minutes of driving?
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I tried to read measurement several times, just after engine start, after 30 minute trip, after long trip,

Dealer told me it is a bug with F models!!
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Mines good. After 5 minutes running from cold it's ready to measure. Might I take this opportunity to ask why the car revs itself to a steady ~1100rpm when measuring?
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Mines good. After 5 minutes running from cold it's ready to measure. Might I take this opportunity to ask why the car revs itself to a steady ~1100rpm when measuring?
I've wondered that too, but I don't have an answer.
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      01-04-2013, 05:59 AM   #6
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No Problem until now (touch wood); every time after petrol refill and at the end of a trip (50 km) flawless measurement. Looks ok with me.
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