Yellow brake light on. Do I need to repair brakes right away?

Asked by Apr 04, 2016 at 09:16 PM about the 2008 BMW 3 Series 328i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The BRAKE indicator light came on then went off. Now it's back on again

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Your brake light will come on IF he fluid is low also. Top off your fluid first. If your brakes need a replacement your going to hear your wear tabs first. Tiny aluminum strips are embedded in the last 3 OR 4 mil of your pads. They make a noise to let you know your brakes are going.

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