BMW 5 Series: Text messages - Check Control - Displays - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Text messages

Text messages in combination with a symbol in the instrument cluster explain a Check Control message and the meaning of the indicator and warning lamps.

    Indicator/warning lamps
    The indicator and warning lamps can light up in a variety of combinations and colors. Several of the lamps are checked for proper functioning and light up temporarily when the engine is start ...

    Supplementary text messages
    Addition information, such as on the cause of a fault or the required action, can be called up via Check Control. The supplementary text of urgent messages is displayed on the Control Display a ...

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    Loose Fuel Cap warning
    The LOOSE FUEL CAP warning appears in the vehicle information display when the fuel-filler cap is not tightened correctly after the vehicle has been refueled. It may take a few driving trips for ...

    SeatWarmer
    Press the HI or LO side of the seat warmer switch with the ignition is switched ON. The indicator on the switch illuminates and the seat warms up. If a higher temperature is preferred, press the ...

    Winter driving
    More severe weather conditions of winter result in greater wear and other problems. To minimize winter driving problem, you should follow these suggestions: Snowy or icy conditions To drive your ...