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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    Engine Compartment Fuse Block
    To remove the fuse block cover, squeeze the three retaining clips on the cover and lift it straight up. Notice: Spilling liquid on any electrical component on the vehicle may damage it. Al ...

    Hood
    To open the hood: 1. Pull up on the hood release handle with this symbol on it. It is located inside the vehicle to the left of the steering column. 2. Go to the front of the vehicle and move t ...

    Tire pressures
    ● When towing a trailer, inflate the vehicle tires to the recommended cold tire pressure indicated on the Tire and Loading Information label. ● Trailer tire condition, size, load ratin ...