BMW 5 Series: Tow-starting and towing - Breakdown assistance - Mobility - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Tow-starting and towing

Jump starting
Notes If the battery is discharged, an engine can be started using the battery of another vehicle and two jumper cables. Only use jumper cables with fully insulated clamp handles. To prevent p ...

Automatic transmission: transporting your vehicle
Note Your vehicle is not permitted to be towed. Therefore, contact a service center in the event of a breakdown. Do not have the vehicle towed Have your vehicle transported on a loading platf ...

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Seatback pockets (if so equipped)
The seatback pockets are located on the back of the driver’s and passenger’s seats. The pockets can be used to store maps. ...

Indicator lights
 Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) indicator light When the ignition switch is placed in the ON position, the light comes on for 2 seconds.  Continuously Variable Transmis ...

Defroster
CAUTION To prevent damage to the conductors bonded to the inside surface of the rear window, never use sharp instruments or window cleaners containing abrasives to clean the window. NOTICE If y ...