BMW 5 Series: Remove unnecessary cargo - Saving fuel - Driving tips - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Remove unnecessary cargo

Additional weight increases fuel consumption.

    General information
    Your vehicle contains advanced technology for the reduction of fuel consumption and emissions. Fuel consumption depends on a number of different factors. The implementation of certain measures, ...

    Remove attached parts following use
    Remove auxiliary mirrors, roof or rear luggage racks which are no longer required following use. Attached parts on the vehicle impair the aerodynamics and increase the fuel consumption. ...

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    WARNING! When you are doing this inspection, the vehicle could move suddenly. If the vehicle moves, you or others could be injured. 1. Before starting this check, be sure there is enough r ...

    Activating/deactivating SPORT handling mode
    WARNING The SPORT handling mode should not be switched on during normal driving. Switching on the SPORT handling mode will result in the following: - no restriction to the engine torque ...

    Finish Damage
    Quickly repair minor chips and scratches with touch-up materials available from your dealer to avoid corrosion. Larger areas of finish damage can be corrected in your dealer's body and paint ...