BMW 5 Series: Switching on automatically - PDC Park Distance Control - Driving comfort - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Switching on automatically

Select transmission position R with the engine running.

    System limits
    Check the traffic situation as well PDC cannot serve as a substitute for the driver's personal judgment of the traffic situation. Check the traffic situation around the vehicle with your own ey ...

    Switching off automatically
    The system switches off and the LED goes out: ▷ After approx. 160 ft/50 m when driving forward. ▷ Above approx. 22 mph/36 km/h when driving forward. Switch on the system again if nece ...

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    StabiliTrakВ® System
    The StabiliTrak system assists with directional control of the vehicle in difficult driving conditions. The system turns on automatically every time the vehicle is started. ► To turn off both t ...

    Jump starting
    Connecting the jumper cables Follow these instructions to jump start your vehicle's dead battery or to jump start another vehicle's dead battery using your vehicle. If the 12-volt auxilia ...

    Tire inflation pressure
    Check the tire pressures (including the spare) often and always prior to long distance trips. The recommended tire pressure specifications are shown on the F.M.V.S.S./C.M.V.S.S. certification labe ...