BMW 5 Series: Safety belt reminder for the driver's and 
front passenger seat - Safety belts - Adjusting - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Safety belt reminder for the driver's and front passenger seat

lights up The indicator lamp flashes or lights up and a signal sounds. Make sure that the safety belts are positioned correctly.

The safety belt reminder is active at speeds above approx. 5 mph/8 km/h. It can also be activated if objects are placed on the front passenger seat.

    Unbuckling the belt
    1. Hold the belt firmly. 2. Press the red button in the belt buckle. 3. Guide the belt back into its reel. ...

    Damage to safety belts
    In the case of strain caused by accidents or damage: Have the safety belts, including the safety belt tensioners, replaced and have the belt anchors checked. Checking and replacing safety bel ...

    See also:

    Trailer Brakes
    Does the trailer have its own brakes? Be sure to read and follow the instructions for the trailer brakes so they are installed, adjusted, and maintained properly. Because the vehicle has anti ...

    Trailer towing
    Your vehicle is designed and intended to be used primarily as a passenger-carrying vehicle. Towing a trailer puts additional loads on your vehicle’s engine, drivetrain, brakes, tires and suspens ...

    Warning and display messages in the multifunction display
    •► Activate ATTENTION ASSIST using the onboard computer Symbol 1 appears in the multifunction display. If ATTENTION ASSIST is active, you will be warned no sooner than 20 minutes aft ...