BMW 5 Series: Vehicle equipment - Notes - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Vehicle equipment

This Owner's Manual describes all models and all standard, country-specific and optional equipment that is offered in the model series.

Therefore, in this Owner's Manual, equipment is also described and illustrated that is not available in your vehicle, e.g. because of the selected optional equipment or the country-specific variants.

This also applies for safety-related functions and systems.

For options and equipment not described in this Owner's Manual, please refer to the Supplementary Owner's Manuals.

On right-hand drive vehicles, some controls are arranged differently than shown in the illustrations.

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    Illuminated engine start/stop button
    Whenever the front door is opened, the engine start/stop button will illuminate for your convenience. The light will go off after about 30 seconds when the door is closed. ...

    Headlight control switch
    Lighting  Type A  Type B (1) When turning the switch to the position, the front parking, tail, license plate and instrument panel lights come on.  (2)- When turning the swit ...

    Instrument Panel Dimmer
    Rotate the center portion of the lever to the extreme bottom position to fully dim the instrument panel lights and prevent the interior lights from illuminating when a door is opened. Rotate th ...