BMW 5 Series: Headlamps - Car washes - Care - Mobility - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Headlamps

▷ Do not rub dry and do not use abrasive or caustic cleansers.

▷ Soak areas that have been soiled e.g. due to insects, with shampoo and wash off with water.

▷ Thaw ice with deicing spray; do not use an ice scraper.

    Washing in automatic car washes
    Give preference to cloth car washes or those that use soft brushes in order to avoid paint damage. Notes Note the following: ▷ Make sure that the wheels and tires are not damaged by the ...

    After washing the vehicle
    After washing the vehicle, apply the brakes briefly to dry them; otherwise, braking action can be reduced and corrosion of the brake discs can occur. ...

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    Brake precautions
    Vacuum assisted brakes The brake booster aids braking by using engine vacuum. If the engine stops, you can stop the vehicle by depressing the brake pedal. However, greater foot pressure on the br ...

    If YouMust Drive with Several Children
    Your vehicle has a back seat where children can be properly restrained. If you ever have to carry a group of children, and a child must ride in front: Place the largest child in the front se ...

    Vehicle Dynamics Control warning light/Vehicle Dynamics Control operation indicator light
    The light illuminates when the ignition switch is turned to the “ON” position and turns off several seconds after the engine has started. This lighting pattern indicates that the Vehicle Dyn ...