BMW 5 Series: Sitting safely - Adjusting - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: 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.
▷ Head restraints.
▷ Airbags.

    Vehicle equipment
    All standard, country-specific and optional equipment that is offered in the model series is described in this chapter. Therefore, equipment is also described that is not available in a vehicle, ...

    Seats
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    Lumbar Support If Equipped
    This feature allows you to increase or decrease the amount of lumbar support. The control lever is located on the outboard side of the drivers seatback. Turn the control lever downward to incre ...

    Stopping the engine
    Stop the vehicle. Shift the shift lever to P. Set the parking brake. Release the brake pedal. Press the ENGINE START STOP switch. Check that the smart key system indicator light (green) ...

    Recalling Button Memory Positions
    To recall the manually saved Button Memory positions, press and hold 1 or 2. The driver seat and outside mirrors move to the positions stored to those buttons when pressed. Releasing 1 ...