BMW 5 Series: Headlamps - Car washes - Care - Mobility - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Headlamps

▷ Do not rub dry and do not use abrasive or caustic cleansers.

▷ Soak areas that have been soiled e.g. due to insects, with shampoo and wash off with water.

▷ Thaw ice with deicing spray; do not use an ice scraper.

    Washing in automatic car washes
    Give preference to cloth car washes or those that use soft brushes in order to avoid paint damage. Notes Note the following: ▷ Make sure that the wheels and tires are not damaged by the ...

    After washing the vehicle
    After washing the vehicle, apply the brakes briefly to dry them; otherwise, braking action can be reduced and corrosion of the brake discs can occur. ...

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    Control of a Vehicle
    The following three systems help to control the vehicle while driving — brakes, steering, and accelerator. At times, as when driving on snow or ice, it is easy to ask more of those control systems t ...

    Using the Re-dial Command
    1. Press . ► For vehicles without a navigation system, the system responds “Ready,” followed by a tone. ► For vehicles with a navigation system, the system responds with a tone. Aft ...

    Parking brake
    Checking the parking brake Check the stroke of the parking brake by counting the number of “clicks’’ heard while fully applying it from the released position. Also, the parking brake alone ...