BMW 5 Series: Remove unnecessary cargo - Saving fuel - Driving tips - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Remove unnecessary cargo

Additional weight increases fuel consumption.

    General information
    Your vehicle contains advanced technology for the reduction of fuel consumption and emissions. Fuel consumption depends on a number of different factors. The implementation of certain measures, ...

    Remove attached parts following use
    Remove auxiliary mirrors, roof or rear luggage racks which are no longer required following use. Attached parts on the vehicle impair the aerodynamics and increase the fuel consumption. ...

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    When to Check Power Steering Fluid
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