BMW 5 Series: Symbols - Notes - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Symbols

precisely in order to avoid the possibility of personal Indicates precautions that must be followed precisely in order to avoid the possibility of personal injury and serious damage to the vehicle.

◄ Marks the end of a specific item of information.

"..." Identifies Control Display texts used to select individual functions.

›...‹ Verbal instructions to use with the voice activation system.

››...‹‹ Identifies the answers generated by the voice activation system.

taken to help Refers to measures that can be taken to help protect the environment.

Symbols on vehicle components

the relevant Indicates that you should consult the relevant section of this Owner's Manual for information on a particular part or assembly.

    Using this Owner's Manual
    The fastest way to find information on a particular topic is by using the index. An initial overview of the vehicle is provided in the first chapter. Updates made after the editorial deadline ...

    Vehicle equipment
    This Owner's Manual describes all models and all standard, country-specific and optional equipment that is offered in the model series. Therefore, in this Owner's Manual, equipment is also desc ...

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    Push starting
    CAUTION: - CVT models cannot be push-started or tow-started. Attempting to do so may cause transmission damage. - Do not push start this vehicle. The three-way catalyst may be damaged. ...

    Maintenance Minder
    Your vehicle displays engine oil life and maintenance service items on the information display to show you when you should have your dealer do engine oil replacement and indicated maintenanc ...

    Engine compartment overview - 1.6L Duratorq-TDCi (DV) Diesel
    A. Engine coolant reservoir*: See Engine coolant check. B. Brake and clutch fluid reservoir (right-hand drive)*: See Brake and clutch fluid check. C. Engine oil filler cap*: See Engine oil check ...