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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    Automatic Compass Calibration
    This compass is self-calibrating, which eliminates the need to calibrate the compass manually. When the vehicle is new, the compass may appear erratic and the EVIC will flash the “CAL” indic ...

    Power Steering Fluid
    See Engine Compartment Overview  for reservoir location. When to Check Power Steering Fluid It is not necessary to regularly check power steering fluid unless a leak is suspected in the syste ...

    If the tire pressure warning system is not functioning (vehicles with a tire pressure warning system)
    The tire pressure warning system will be disabled in the following conditions: (When the condition becomes normal, the system will work properly.) ●If tires not equipped with tire pressure w ...