BMW 5 Series: Drive away without delay - Saving fuel - Driving tips - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Drive away without delay

Do not wait for the engine to warm up while the vehicle remains stationary. Start driving right away, but at moderate engine speeds.

This is the fastest way for the cold engine to reach its operating temperature.

    Check the tire inflation pressure regularly
    Check and, if necessary, correct the tire inflation pressure at least twice a month and before starting on a long trip. Low tire inflation pressure increases rolling resistance and thus raises ...

    Look well ahead when driving
    Avoid unnecessary acceleration and braking. By maintaining a suitable distance to the vehicle driving ahead of you. Driving smoothly and looking ahead reduces fuel consumption. ...

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    Adjusting the incoming or outgoing call volume may improve clarity if reception between callers is unclear. - Incoming calladjusting this setting allows you to hear a difference in volume. - Out ...

    Data transfer
    During the updating of BMW services, display the status of the data transfer. 1. "BMW Assist" or "ConnectedDrive" 2. "Options" Open. 3. "Data transfer" ...