BMW 5 Series: Tachometer - Displays - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Tachometer

the red warning field. In this Always avoid engine speeds in the red warning field. In this range, the fuel supply is interrupted to protect the engine.

    Fuel gauge
    The vehicle inclination may cause the display to vary. Notes on refueling ...

    Engine oil temperature
    ▷ Cold engine: the pointer is at the low temperature end. Drive at moderate engine and vehicle speeds. ▷ Normal operating temperature: the pointer is in the middle or in the left ...

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    Towing a trailer
    WARNING: Overloading or improper loading of a trailer and its cargo can adversely affect vehicle handling, braking and performance and may lead to accidents. CAUTION: - Do not tow a trailer or ha ...

    Jump Starting
    Although this seems like a simple procedure, you should take several precautions. A battery can explode if you do not follow the correct procedure, seriously injuring anyone nearby. Ke ...

    Fuel gauge
    The gauge indicates the approximate fuel level in the tank. The gauge may move slightly during braking, turning, acceleration, or going up or down hills. The gauge needle returns to E (Empty) af ...