BMW 5 Series: Coolant temperature - Displays - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Coolant temperature

Should the coolant, and with it the engine, become too hot, a Check Control message is displayed.

Check the coolant level

    Engine oil temperature
    ▷ Cold engine: the pointer is at the low temperature end. Drive at moderate engine and vehicle speeds. ▷ Normal operating temperature: the pointer is in the middle or in the left ...

    Odometer and trip odometer
    ▷ Odometer, arrow 1. ▷ Trip odometer, arrow 2. Display/reset miles Press the knob. ▷ When the ignition is switched off, the time, external temperature and odometer are disp ...

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    XM Messages
    XL (Explicit Language Channels): These channels, or any others, can be blocked by request, by calling 1-800-929-2100 in the U.S., and 1-877-438-9677 in Canada. XM Updating: The encryption c ...

    When to Add Engine Oil
    If the oil is below the cross-hatched area at the tip of the dipstick, add 1 L (1 qt) of the recommended oil and then recheck the level. See “Selecting the Right Engine Oil” in this section for ...

    Rear Seat Access
    Driver’s Side On all V6 models and 4-cylinder EX-L model To get into the rear seat on the driver’s side, open the door and pull the release lever up on the side of the seat-back. The s ...