BMW 5 Series: Parking brake - Driving - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Parking brake

Automatic deactivation
In certain situations, the Automatic Engine Start/ Stop Function is deactivated automatically for safety reasons, such as when the driver is detected to be absent Malfunction The automatic eng ...

The concept
The parking brake is primarily intended to prevent the vehicle from rolling while parked; it brakes the rear wheels. ...

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Using the panic alarm
If you are near your vehicle and feel threatened, you may activate the panic alarm to call attention by pressing and holding the button on the Intelligent Key for longer than 0.5 seconds. The ...

Tailgate emergency release (Wagon)
If the tailgate can no longer be opened from outside the vehicle, use the emergency release on inside of the tailgate. On vehicles with a folding bench seat you can open the tailgate from insid ...

Exterior front
Coupe 1. Power windows (P. 2-43) 2. Windshield (P. 8-21) 3. Windshield wiper and washer switch (P. 2-28) 4. Engine hood (P. 3-23) 5. Tie down (P. 6-14) 6. Fog light switch (if so equipped) ( ...