bmw 5 2004 low oil pressue light on and is oil all over the engine by the alternator, is any hose around tha area ?

Asked by Feb 13, 2014 at 01:49 PM about the 2004 BMW 5 Series 525i

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In that area, the usual culprit is the OFHG. Oil Filter Housing Gasket. Also check the Oil filter cap, there is a rubber O-ring on that, it might be leaking. As far as the oil pressure light, how is the oil level? Here is some more info...http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php? t=517288

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thanks Tom, very helpful, i just got the car about 5 months and never have a problem..hope is that and nothing major....thank u again

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