2016 BMW 2 Series Dashboard Light Guide

Is one of the lights of your 2016 BMW 2 Series illuminated near Manhattan, Bronx, or Queens? The first step to remedying the problem is to get informed about what exactly the light means. 

To help you find this integral information, we've put together this 2016 BMW 2 Series dashboard light guide. Check it out now, then schedule a service appointment at your local BMW dealership service center.

Engine Functions

This dashboard light indicates that there's a problem with the vehicle's engine. This light could mean that the vehicle simply needs a service like an oil change or it could mean that the vehicle is having severe emissions problems. Get the vehicle checked as soon as possible to avoid causing significant damage to the engine.

Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)

This dashboard light indicates that there's a problem with the anti-lock function of the braking system. While the vehicle's brakes are still functioning, the ABS is no longer functioning. To stay safe, avoid abrupt braking and stop as carefully as soon as possible. Get the system checked out at your local service center as soon as possible.

Flat Tire Monitor

This light indicates that one or more of your tires has lost a significantamount of pressure. This means that there is or will soon be a flat tire. 

To prevent total tire failure, be sure to reduce the speed of the vehicle and stop cautiously. Also be sure to avoid any sudden steering or braking maneuvers that could damage the tire.

Airbag System

This dashboard light indicates that the airbag system and the seat belt tensioners are defective. To keep you and your passengers safe, be sure to get the system checked out at your local BMW service center as soon as possible.

Pedestrian Warning

This dashboard light is part of the vehicle's safety system that indicates that a collision with a pedestrian has been detected. When this safety technology is activated, you'll see a light and hear a warning sound. Use an evasive maneuver to avoid a potential collision.

Schedule a Service Appointment Today

If one or more of the lights on your vehicle's dashboard has illuminated near Queens, Bronx, or Manhattan, be sure to bring your vehicle to the professionals at the service center at BMW of Manhattan. Keeping your vehicle running smoothly is important to keeping you on the road, and that starts with choosing a high-quality service team. 

The service center at BMW of Manhattan is centrally located at 555 West 57th Street in New York, NY. The service center team at BMW of Manhattan is available to take care of all of your vehicle's maintenance and service needs during our regular hours Monday through Thursday from 7:30 am until 7 pm, Friday from 7:30 am until 6 pm, and Saturday from 8 am until 5 pm. 

Give us a call today at 877-760-0883 or schedule a service appointment online now.

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