BMW 5 Series: Seats - Adjusting - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Seats

Sitting safely
The ideal seating position can make a vital contribution to relaxed, fatigue-free driving. The seating position plays an important role in an accident in combination with: ▷ Safety belts. ...

General information
Do not adjust the seat while driving Do not adjust the driver's seat while driving, or the seat could respond with unexpected movement and the ensuing loss of vehicle control could lead to an ...

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What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
In a deployment event, the sensing system sends an electrical signal triggering a release of gas from the inflator. Gas from the inflator fills the airbag causing the bag to break out of the cover and ...

Power brakes function only when the engine is running
The power brakes utilize vacuum pressure which is only created when the engine is running. Never let the vehicle roll to a stop with the engine switched off. If the power brakes are not working, co ...

Hazard Warning Flashers
The Hazard Warning flasher switch is located on the instrument panel, below the radio. Press the switch to turn on the Hazard Warning flasher. When the switch is activated, all directional tu ...