BMW 5 Series: Automatic Engine Start/Stop 
Function - Driving - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Automatic Engine Start/Stop Function

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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Speedometer
The speedometer shows the vehicle speed. ...

Instrument Panel
Instrument Panel The instrument panel has many indicators to give you important information about your vehicle. Seat Belt Reminder Indicator This indicator comes on when you turn the ig ...

Trunk light
The light illuminates when the trunk lid is opened. When the trunk lid is closed, the light goes off. The light will go off after about 15 minutes if the trunk lid is left open, unless the ignition ...