BMW 5 Series: Tilt alarm sensor - Alarm system - Opening and closing - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Tilt alarm sensor

The tilt of the vehicle is monitored.

The alarm system responds in situations such as attempts to steal a wheel or when the car is towed.

    Arming and disarming the alarm system
    General information When you lock or unlock the vehicle, either with the remote control, Comfort Access or at the door lock the alarm system is armed or disarmed at the same time. Door lock an ...

    Interior motion sensor
    The windows and glass sunroof must be closed for the system to function properly ...

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    Vehicle break-in process
    No special break-in period is needed. By following a few simple precautions for the first 600 miles (1,000 km) you may add to the performance, economy and life of your vehicle. Do not race the ...

    Manual Transmission
    On models with 5-speed manual transmission, or models with 6-speed manual transmission The manual transmission is synchronized in all forward gears for smooth operation. It has a lockout so ...

    Precautions when the vehicle is being towed
    Attach jumper cables (see page 116) to provide current for releasing the electric parking brake and to move the gear selector from the P position to N. Be sure that the steering wheel lock ...