BMW 5 Series: Have maintenance carried out - Saving fuel - Driving tips - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Have maintenance carried out

Have vehicles maintained regularly to achieve optimal vehicle economy and operating life.

Have the maintenance carried out by your service center.

Please also note the BMW Maintenance System

    Switch off any functions that are not currently needed
    Functions such as seat heating and the rear window defroster require a lot of energy and consume additional fuel, especially in city and stopand- go traffic. Therefore, switch off these functio ...

    ECO PRO
    The concept ECO PRO supports a driving style that saves on fuel consumption. For this purpose, the engine control and comfort functions, e. g. the climate control output, are adjusted. In addi ...

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    Adjusting the head restraints
    Adjusting the angle of the head restraints Example: Sedan •► Push or pull the lower edge of the head restraint in the direction of the arrow. •►  To adjust the head restr ...

    Front: automatic transmission
    Opening Press on the cover. Emptying Take out the insert. Lighter Press on the cover Push in the lighter. The lighter can be removed as soon as it pops back out. Danger of burns Only ...

    Installing front license plate
    Use the following steps to mount the front license plate: (1) Make holes on the plastic finisher at the location mark (small dimple) using a 0.31 in (8 mm) drill. Apply light pressure to the dril ...