BMW 5 Series: Functional requirements - FTM Flat Tire Monitor - Safety - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Functional requirements

The system must have been initialized when the tire inflation pressure was correct; otherwise, reliable signaling of a flat tire is not ensured. Initialize the system after each correction of the tire inflation pressure and after every tire or wheel change.

    The concept
    The system does not measure the actual inflation pressure in the tires. It detects a pressure loss in a tire by comparing the rotational speeds of the individual wheels while moving. In the ev ...

    System limits
    Sudden tire damage Sudden serious tire damage caused by external influences cannot be indicated in advance.◀ A natural, even pressure loss in all four tires cannot be detected. Therefore, ...

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    Instrument panel
     Instrument panel 1. Side and center vents. 2. Headlight/fog light (if so equipped)/turn signal switch. 3. Steering wheel switch for audio control and Bluetooth Hands-Free Phone System. 4. ...

    Front fog light (if equipped)
    NOTE It may be difficult to replace the bulbs. We recommend that you have the bulbs replaced by your SUBARU dealer if necessary. 1. Pull off the fender lining. Refer to “Pulling off the fender l ...

    Opening and closing the side windows
    1. Front left 2. Front right 3. Rear right 4. Rear left The switches for all side windows are located on the driver's door. There is also a switch on each door for the corresponding ...