BMW 5 Series: DSC Dynamic Stability 
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Drive-off assistant
This system supports driving away on gradients. The parking brake is not required. 1. Hold the vehicle in place with the foot brake. 2. Release the foot brake and drive away without delay. After ...

The concept
DSC prevents traction loss in the driving wheels when driving away and accelerating. DSC also recognizes unstable vehicle conditions, such as fishtailing or nose-diving. Subject to physical lim ...

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Loading tips
● The GVW must not exceed GVWR or GAWR as specified on the F.M.V.S.S./C.M.V.S.S. certification label. ● Do not load the front and rear axle to the GAWR. Doing so will exceed the GVWR ...

Traction Control System (TCS)/StabiliTrakВ® Light
The Traction Control System (TCS)/ StabiliTrak Light comes on briefly when the engine is started. If the light does not come on, have the vehicle serviced by the dealer. If the system is working n ...

Engine stop
The engine is switched off automatically during a stop under the following conditions: Manual transmission: ▷ Neutral is engaged and the clutch pedal is not pressed. ▷ The driver's ...