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

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