Having problems with your 2002 BMW 3 Series ?

My car' s problem is : the light " Brake and ABS " shows up and the other light ( sorry i dont know how to call it, it likes a triangle sight, it's in the middle) shows up also. Sometime it turns off, but everytime I turn the steering wheel they show up immediately. I ever used scanner but it did not show the code. Anyway, please share your knowledge to me. Thanks o lot.

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 22-01-2018

Answers :

Take a look at the brake fluid reservoir.
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