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      08-16-2013, 04:36 PM   #1
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Oil level fluctuations?

For the past few week the oil level in my 08 E92 showed I was above the "OK" line. The actual level was probably at the 25% mark. Now, it's closer to 70-75% mark. I certainly didn't add any oil. Should I be concerned about the accuracy? In both cases, I'm above the OK mark, but I can't explain why it shows "more" oil than before...
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      08-20-2013, 01:55 AM   #2
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Funny! I just had the same exact thing happen to me! My 08 M3 was reading in the half way mark then all of the sudden I noticed it reads full...I didn't put any oil in mine either! I know my cars will burn about a quart of oil every 8k miles so not worried about losing oil but I need to know if the oil level sensor has gone bad. I'll keep searching other threads as I see no one has responded to this one yet
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      08-21-2013, 04:47 PM   #3
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I just posted on a similar thread. Try this out and take it from there, I am in no way an expert on this but I had a similar issue. GL!

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      10-11-2013, 03:22 PM   #5
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Nope. Mine is pretty steady at about the 30% mark now. I've had the car a year and have driven maybe 8K miles
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      10-23-2013, 05:34 PM   #6
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Mine does that sometimes so I only take its value when its on a long cruise or consistently telling me the same thing more than 2-3 times. Then I'll regard the reading as true.

But it could be a faulty sensor though :P
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