BMW 5 Series: Manual transmission - Starting the engine - Driving - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Manual transmission

Starting the engine

1. Depress the brake pedal.
2. Press on the clutch and shift to neutral.
3. Press the Start/Stop button.

The ignition is activated automatically for a certain time and is stopped as soon as the engine starts.

    General information
    Enclosed areas Do not let the engine run in enclosed areas; otherwise, breathing of exhaust fumes may lead to loss of consciousness and death. The exhaust gases contain carbon monoxide, an od ...

    Automatic-Transmission
    Starting the engine 1. Depress the brake pedal. 2. Press the Start/Stop button. The ignition is activated automatically for a certain time and is stopped as soon as the engine starts. ...

    See also:

    Using the parking aid
    Switching the parking aid onand off Note: The parking aid switches offautomatically when you start the engineor when you exceed 16 km/h (10 mph). Note: The front and rear sensors arealways activated ...

    General information on radio frequencies
    CAUTION: The radio frequency used by yourremote control can also be used byother short distance radiotransmissions (e.g. amateur radios,medical equipment, wireless headphones,remote controls and alar ...

    Dome light
    1) ON 2) DOOR 3) OFF The dome light switch has three positions: ON: The light remains on continuously. OFF: The light remains off. DOOR: The dome light illuminates automatically in the followi ...