BMW 5 Series: Roadside Assistance - First aid kit - Breakdown assistance - Mobility - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Roadside Assistance

Service availability

Roadside Assistance can be reached around the clock in many countries. You can obtain assistance there in the event of a vehicle breakdown.

Roadside Assistance

The Roadside Assistance, phone number can be viewed on the iDrive or a connection to Roadside Assistance can be established directly.

    First aid kit
    The first aid kit is located in the container on the inside of the trunk lid. Unscrew the wing nut to open. Some of the articles have a limited service life. Check the expiration dates of the c ...

    Jump starting
    Notes If the battery is discharged, an engine can be started using the battery of another vehicle and two jumper cables. Only use jumper cables with fully insulated clamp handles. To prevent p ...

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    Driving in foreign countries
    When planning to use your vehicle in another country: ● Confirm the availability of the correct fuel. Refer to “Fuel requirements” F7-2. ● Comply with all regulations and requireme ...

    Resetting the Engine Oil Life Display
    Your dealer will reset the display after completing the required maintenance service. You will see ‘‘OIL LIFE 100%’’ on the information display the next time you turn the ignition sw ...

    Seat belts
    Make sure that all occupants are wearing their seat belts before driving the vehicle. ■ Correct use of the seat belts ● Extend the shoulder belt so that it comes fully over the s ...