BMW 5 Series: Safety belt reminder for the driver's and 
front passenger seat - Safety belts - Adjusting - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Safety belt reminder for the driver's and front passenger seat

lights up The indicator lamp flashes or lights up and a signal sounds. Make sure that the safety belts are positioned correctly.

The safety belt reminder is active at speeds above approx. 5 mph/8 km/h. It can also be activated if objects are placed on the front passenger seat.

    Unbuckling the belt
    1. Hold the belt firmly. 2. Press the red button in the belt buckle. 3. Guide the belt back into its reel. ...

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    In the case of strain caused by accidents or damage: Have the safety belts, including the safety belt tensioners, replaced and have the belt anchors checked. Checking and replacing safety bel ...

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