BMW 5 Series: Ultrasound sensors - Parking assistant - Driving comfort - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Ultrasound sensors

The ultrasounds sensors used to measure parking

The ultrasounds sensors used to measure parking spaces are located in the side turn signals.

To ensure full operability:

▷ Keep the sensors clean and free of ice.
▷ When using high-pressure washers, do not spray the sensors for long periods and maintain a distance of at least 12 in/30 cm.

    System limits
    Changes to the parking space Changes to the parking space after it was measured are not taken into account by the system. Therefore, always be alert and ready to intervene; otherwise, there is ...

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