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DASHBOARD RADIATOR INDICATOR LIGHT COMES ON WHEN ENGINE IS COLD

MY 1999 BMW 318i RADIATOR DASH BOARD INDICATOR LIGHT COMES ON WHEN THE CAR IS STARTED FIRST ON A COLD MORNING AND GOES OFF WHEN THE ENGINE WARMS UP.THE RADIATOR WATER LEVEL IS ALWAYS OK WHEN THIS HAPPENS AND NO OVER HEATING IS EXPERIENCED AND THERE IS NO RADIATOR WATER LEAKAGE.PLEASE HELP WITH A SOLUTION. I RECENTLY REPLACED THE RADIATOR WATER RESERVOIR WHICH WAS LEAKING,

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  • Dr Watson
    Dr Watson Aug 24, 2013

    definately thats a water leve sensor

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    my car is 318i 1999, after washing my car can't start. reverse lamp signal always on when ignition key to ON even transmision neutral. check engine lamp always comes off.. please need assist.. send me email lalusulistiadi@gmail.com

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    The tempature hand goes have pass the middle

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    I experienced engine stop and saw the radiator is water empty and the engine is too hot.. When I put water in radiator the engine start but the radiator profeller is not rotating. Pls help to advise the root cause why it won't rotate.. Thanks in advance..

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You might need to get the water level sensor checked, it may be faulty

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