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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    Fault tracing and actions
    If the message Windscreen Sensors blocked is displayed, this means that the camera is obscured and cannot detect pedestrians, vehicles or road marker lines in front of the vehicle. This, in turn, ...

    Filling the Tank
    WARNING Fuel vapor burns violently and a fuel fire can cause bad injuries. To help avoid injuries to you and others, read and follow all the instructions on the fuel pump island. Turn off the eng ...

    Steering gear box, linkage & boots/lower arm ball joint
    With the vehicle stopped and engine off, check for excessive free-play in the steering wheel. Check the linkage for bends or damage. Check the dust boots and ball joints for deterioration, cracks, ...