BMW 5 Series: Malfunctions - Lane departure warning - Safety - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Malfunctions

Steering wheel vibration

Frequent activation of the steering wheel vibration causes the system to overheat.

This causes the lane departure warning to become deactivated.

Let the system cool and reactivate it by pressing the button.

    System limits
    Personal responsibility The system cannot serve as a substitute for the driver's personal judgment of the course of the road and the traffic situation. In the event of a warning, do not jerk th ...

    Camera
    The camera is located near the base of the mirror. Keep windshield clean and clear in the area in front of the interior rear view mirror. ...

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    Lumbar Support — If Equipped
    This feature allows you to increase or decrease the amount of lumbar support. The control lever is located on the outboard side of the driver’s seatback. Turn the control lever downward to inc ...

    Horn
    To sound the horn, press the horn symbol on your steering wheel. Check the horn regularly to be sure it operates properly. NOTICE To sound the horn, press the area indicated by the horn symbol on ...

    Vehicle Security Alarm — If Equipped
    The Vehicle Security Alarm monitors the doors and trunk for unauthorized entry and ignition switch for unauthorized operation. While the Vehicle Security Alarm is armed, interior switches for do ...