BMW 5 Series: Automatic Engine Start/Stop 
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Automatic-Transmission
Switching off the engine 1. Engage transmission position P with the vehicle stopped. 2. Press the Start/Stop button. The engine is switched off. The radio ready state is switched on. 3. Set th ...

The concept
The automatic engine start-stop function helps save fuel. The system switches off the engine during a stop, e. g., in a traffic congestion or at traffic lights. The ignition remains switched on. ...

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Carrying Items in the Passenger Compartment
Store or secure all items that could be thrown around and hurt someone during a crash. Do not put any items on top of the rear shelf. They can block your view and be thrown around the vehic ...

Checking settings
The current Collision Warning settings can be checked by pressing MY CAR on the center console control panel and going to Settings Car settings Driver support systems Collision Warning. ...

Cruise control lever
1. To store the current speed or a higher speed 2. To store the current speed or a lower speed 3. To deactivate DISTRONIC PLUS 4. To store the current speed or to call up the last ...