BMW 5 Series: Tachometer - Displays - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Tachometer

the red warning field. In this Always avoid engine speeds in the red warning field. In this range, the fuel supply is interrupted to protect the engine.

    Fuel gauge
    The vehicle inclination may cause the display to vary. Notes on refueling ...

    Engine oil temperature
    ▷ Cold engine: the pointer is at the low temperature end. Drive at moderate engine and vehicle speeds. ▷ Normal operating temperature: the pointer is in the middle or in the left ...

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    Gasoline containing alcohol and methanol
    Gasohol, a mixture of gasoline and ethanol (also known as grain alcohol), and gasoline or gasohol containing methanol (also known as wood alcohol) are being marketed along with or instead of leade ...

    Switching HD on or off
    The factory setting for HD radio is off. However, when driving through areas with weak HD signals (fringe areas), you may experience that the radio repeatedly switches between analogue/ digital an ...

    Two separate circuits
    Your vehicle has a dual circuit brake system. Each circuit works diagonally across the vehicle. If one circuit of the brake system should fail, the other half of the system still works. If one cir ...