BMW 5 Series: Automatic-Transmission - Starting the engine - Driving - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Automatic-Transmission

Starting the engine 1. Depress the brake pedal.
2. Press the Start/Stop button.

The ignition is activated automatically for a certain time and is stopped as soon as the engine starts.

    Manual transmission
    Starting the engine 1. Depress the brake pedal. 2. Press on the clutch and shift to neutral. 3. Press the Start/Stop button. The ignition is activated automatically for a certain time and is sto ...

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    Resetting
    If the battery has been disconnected, the auto open function must be reset so that it will work properly. 1. Gently raise the front section of the button to close the window and hold it for one s ...

    Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR)
    The driver’s seatbelt has an Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR). The emergency locking retractor allows normal body movement but the retractor locks automatically during a sudden stop, impact or i ...

    Battery saver system
    If the ignition switch is placed in the OFF position while the headlight switch is in the or position, the headlights will turn off after 5 minutes. CAUTION Even though the battery saver feat ...