BMW 5 Series: Vehicle equipment - Notes - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: 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 described and illustrated that is not available in your vehicle, e.g. because of the selected optional equipment or the country-specific variants.

This also applies for safety-related functions and systems.

For options and equipment not described in this Owner's Manual, please refer to the Supplementary Owner's Manuals.

On right-hand drive vehicles, some controls are arranged differently than shown in the illustrations.

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    Open trunk lid with no-touch activation
    With Comfort Access, the trunk lid can be opened with no-touch activation using the remote control you are carrying. A sensor detects a directed foot motion in the center of the area at the rea ...

    Immobilizer System
    The immobilizer system protects your vehicle from theft. If an improperly coded key (or other device) is used, the engine’s fuel system is disabled. When you turn the ignition switch to t ...

    Owner maintenance precautions
    Improper or incomplete service may result in problems. This section gives instructions only for the maintenance items that are easy to perform. As explained earlier in this section, several proced ...