BMW 5 Series: Engine oil temperature - Displays - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Engine oil temperature

the low temperature end. ▷ 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 half of the temperature display.

▷ Hot engine: the pointer is at the high temperature end. A Check Control message is displayed in addition.

    Tachometer
    Always avoid engine speeds in the red warning field. In this range, the fuel supply is interrupted to protect the engine. ...

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

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    Outside temperature display
    The temperature display shows temperatures within the range of -40°F (-40°C) and 122°F (50°C). Type A Type B ■The outside temperature is displayed when Vehicles without a smart key ...

    Canceling a Remote Start
    To cancel a remote start, do one of the following: • Aim the RKE transmitter at the vehicle and press and hold until the parking lamps turn off. • Turn on the hazard warning flashers. ...

    Parking brake break-in
    Break-in the parking brake shoes whenever the stopping effect of the parking brake is weakened or whenever the parking brake shoes and/or drum/rotors are replaced, in order to assure the best brak ...