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Vehicle equipment

All standard, country-specific and optional equipment that is offered in the model series is described in this chapter. Therefore, equipment is also described that is not available in a vehicle, e. g., because of the selected optional equipment or country variant. This also applies for safety-related functions and systems.

General information

The engine oil consumption is dependent on the driving style and driving conditions.

Therefore, regularly check the engine oil level after refueling.

Hood
Opening the hood Working in the engine compartment Never attempt to perform any service or repair operations on your vehicle without the necessary professional technical training. If you are u ...

For the 530i, 535i, 550i, 525d, 530d and 535d: check oil level
The concept The oil level is monitored electronically and displayed on the Control Display. Requirements ▷ The engine must be running and warm after the vehicle has been driven for at lea ...

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Precautions on supplemental restraint system
This Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) section contains important information concerning the following systems: - Driver and passenger supplemental frontimpact air bag (NISSAN Advanced Air Bag. ...

Problems with the engine
Problem Possible causes/consequences and - Solutions The engine does not start. The starter motor can be heard.  - There is a malfunction in the engine electronics. ...

Most common factors contributing to vehicle corrosion
● The accumulation of moisture-retaining dirt and debris in body panel sections, cavities, and other areas. ● Damage to paint and other protective coatings caused by gravel and stone c ...