BMW 5 Series: Interior motion sensor - Alarm system - Opening and closing - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Interior motion sensor

The windows and glass sunroof must be closed for the system to function properly

    Tilt alarm sensor
    The tilt of the vehicle is monitored. The alarm system responds in situations such as attempts to steal a wheel or when the car is towed. ...

    Avoiding unintentional alarms
    The tilt alarm sensor and interior motion sensor can be switched off together, such as in the following situations: ▷ In automatic car washes. ▷ In duplex garages. ▷ During tr ...

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    Exterior Mirrors Folding Feature
    All exterior mirrors are hinged and may be moved either forward or rearward to resist damage. The hinges have three detent positions: full forward, full rearward and normal. ...

    Instrument panel vents
    The outlet vents can be opened or closed separately using the thumbwheel. Also, you can adjust the direction of air delivered from these vents using the vent control lever as shown. ...

    Removing the skibag
    WARNING When the skibag has been removed, always drive with the trunk lid closed. Exhaust fumes could otherwise enter the vehicle interior. The skibag can be removed for cleaning or drying ...