BMW 5 Series: Long-term vehicle storage - Vehicle care - Care - Mobility - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Long-term vehicle storage

Your service center can advise you on what to consider when storing the vehicle for longer than three months.

    Caring for special components
    Light-alloy wheels Use wheel cleaner, particularly during the winter months. Do not use aggressive, acidic, strongly alkaline or abrasive cleaners, or steam jets above 140 ℉/60 ℃; f ...

    Reference
    This chapter contains technical data, short commands for the voice activation system, and an index that will quickly take you to the information you need. ...

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    Oil viscosity
    The engine oil viscosity or thickness changes with temperature. Because of this, it is important to select the engine oil viscosity based on the temperatures at which the vehicle will be operated ...

    Finish Damage
    Any stone chips, fractures, or deep scratches in the finish should be repaired right away. Bare metal will corrode quickly and may develop into major repair expense. Minor chips and scratches can be ...

    Fuses
    The vehicle’s fuses are contained in three fuse boxes. The driver’s side interior fuse box is under the dashboard on the driver’s side. The fuse label is attached to the side panel. ...