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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    Low-Beam Headlamps/Daytime Running Lamps (DRL), High-Beam Headlamps (Base)
    1. For the driver side bulb, remove the windshield washer bottle filler neck by firmly pulling it straight up and out of the bottle. 2. Remove the outside cap for the low-beam headlamp/DRL bulb repla ...

    Sheet Metal Damage
    If the vehicle is damaged and requires sheet metal repair or replacement, make sure the body repair shop applies anti-corrosion material to parts repaired or replaced to restore corrosion protection. ...