BMW 5 Series: Automatic Engine Start/Stop 
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Automatic-Transmission
Switching off the engine 1. Engage transmission position P with the vehicle stopped. 2. Press the Start/Stop button. The engine is switched off. The radio ready state is switched on. 3. Set th ...

The concept
The automatic engine start-stop function helps save fuel. The system switches off the engine during a stop, e. g., in a traffic congestion or at traffic lights. The ignition remains switched on. ...

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Traction Control System (TCS)
The traction control system limits wheel spin. The system turns on automatically every time the vehicle is started. • To turn off traction control, press and release the Traction Control ...

CD Player
Pressing the top of the switch once will go to the next track on the CD. Pressing the bottom of the switch once will go to the beginning of the current track, or to the beginning of the previous ...

Traction Off Light
This light comes on briefly while starting the engine. If it does not, have the vehicle serviced by your dealer. This light comes on when the Traction Control System (TCS) has been turned ...