BMW 5 Series: Service and Warranty 
Information Booklet for US 
models and Warranty and 
Service Guide Booklet for 
Canadian models - Maintenance - Mobility - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Service and Warranty Information Booklet for US models and Warranty and Service Guide Booklet for Canadian models

Please consult your Service and Warranty Information Booklet for US models and Warranty and Service Guide Booklet for Canadian models for additional information on service requirements.

Maintenance and repair should be performed by your service center. Make sure to have regular maintenance procedures recorded in the vehicle's Service and Warranty Information Booklet for US models, and in the Warranty and Service Guide Booklet for Canadian models. These entries are proof of regular maintenance.

    Condition Based Service CBS
    Sensors and special algorithms take into account the driving conditions of your vehicle. Based on this, Condition Based Service determines the maintenance requirements. The system makes it possi ...

    Socket for OBD Onboard Diagnosis
    There is an OBD socket on the driver's side for checking the primary components in the vehicle emissions. Emissions ▷ The warning lamp lights up: Emissions are deteriorating. Have th ...

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    Vehicle
    Display messages Possible causes/consequences and •► Solutions Shift to 'P' or 'N' to Start Engine You have attempted to start the engine with the transmission in position ...

    Seat belts with pretensioners (Front seats)
    WARNING ● The pretensioners cannot be reused after activation. They must be replaced together with the retractor and buckle as a unit. ● If the vehicle becomes involved in a collisio ...

    Without Tip Start
    If the engine fails to start after you have followed the “Normal Starting” or “Extreme Cold Weather” procedures, it may be flooded. Push the accelerator pedal all the way to the floor an ...