BMW 5 Series: Active Protection - Safety - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Active Protection

Brake force display
The concept ▷ During normal brake application, the outer brake lamps light up. ▷ During heavy brake application, the inner brake lamps light up in addition. ...

The concept
With Active Protection, critical driving situations that might lead to an accident can be detected. In in these situations, preventative protection measures are automatically undertaken to minimi ...

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How to use the INFO button
Press the INFO button; the display screen shows vehicle and navigation information for your convenience. The information shown on the screen should be a guide to determine the condition of the ...

Principle of operation
Disc brakes Wet brake discs result in reduced brakingefficiency. Dab the brake pedal whendriving from a car wash to remove the filmof water. ABS WARNING: The ABS does not relieve you ofyour respon ...

Light reminder chime
With the ignition switch placed in the OFF position, a chime sounds when the driver’s door is opened if the headlights or parking lights are on. Turn the headlight control switch off before leavi ...