E39 series BMW 5

since 1996-2001 of release

Repair and car operation

+ Introduction
- Maintenance instruction
   Governing bodies, devices and control lamps
   Locking devices and anticreeping alarm system
   Salon equipment
   Safety systems
   Fuel filling, start and engine stop
   Parking brake
   Manual box of gear shifting (RKPP)
   Automatic transmission (AT) *
   The alarm system of emergency rapprochement at a parking (PDC) *
   System of automatic stabilization of stability with a regulator of traction effort (ASC+T)
   Electronic adjustment of rigidity of amortization (EDC) * and adjustment of a road gleam
   Heating and ventilation system
   Automatic кондиционер*
   Independent systems of heating and ventilation
   System самодиагностики*
   Traveling computer
   Running in
   Catalytic converter
   Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
   Movement with the trailer
   Luggage carrier on a roof
   Automobile телефон*
   Radio reception
   Readjustment of headlights
   Automobile radio receiver
   Hi-Fi type audiosystem with DSP*
   Sign emergency остановки*
+ Current leaving and service
+ Engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ engine Electric equipment
+ Manual transmission
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ electric equipment Schemes
+ System of onboard diagnostics

System самодиагностики*

Graphic индикация*

At position 2 of the ignition key on indication the following preventions (conditions) which do not die away before elimination of the reasons which have caused their emergence are deduced.


1. Check a passing beam.
2. Add liquid for washing of glasses, dies away approximately in one minute.
3. The door is open.
4. The luggage carrier is open.
5. Check lamps of a backing or stoplights.

If upon termination of a trip you left the car and forgot to turn off the light, the warning signal (no indication appears), reminding of it sounds.

Alphanumeric индикация*

At position 2 of the ignition key on indication in a text form the following preventions (conditions) which are accompanied by gong sounding are deduced.

1 — the Symbols signaling about existence of diagnostic information
2 — Indication
3 — the Button of automatic diagnostics (CHECK)

On degree of priority of the message on malfunctions of systems are subdivided into two groups.

First group of priority

Information on these malfunctions is accompanied by a gong and a blinking of alarm symbols (1). If at the same time there are some malfunctions, on indication they are deduced serially. Messages do not disappear before elimination of defects and cannot be erased by pressing of the button (3) of automatic diagnostics.

“Parkbremse loesen” (Remove from the parking brake)

“Kuehlwassertemperatur” (Temperature of cooling liquid)
Engine перегрет. It is necessary to stop and muffle the engine immediately.

“Stop! Oeldruck Motor” (Stop! Pressure of oil in the engine)
Pressure of oil is lower than norm. It is necessary to stop and muffle the engine immediately.

“Bremsfluessigk. pruefen” (Check level of brake liquid)
Level of brake liquid fell practically to a minimum. At the first possibility it should be added.

“Niveauregel. inaktiv” * (The regulator of a road gleam does not work)

“Einspritzanlage” * (Injection system)

“LIMIT” * (Excess of speed)
Indication appears in case of excess of the speed ordered by traffic regulations of the respective country

Second group of priority

This indication appears approximately for 20 seconds at position 2 of the ignition key. After the inscription will go out, there are alarm symbols. For a repeated call of messages it is necessary to press the CHECK button.

“Kofferraum oeffen” (The luggage carrier is open)
The message appears only at the first troganiye from a place with an open luggage carrier.

“Tuer oeffen” (The door is open)
The message appears, as soon as speed of movement will exceed some insignificant size.

“Gurt anlegen” (Put on a belt)
In addition the alarm lamp with a belt symbol burns

“Vorgluehen” (Prednakal)
To get the engine it is possible only after the inscription will go out.

“Waschwasser fuellen” (Add liquid for washing of glasses)
Level of liquid is too low, add at the first possibility.

“Oelstand Motor pruefen” (Check oil level in the engine)
At the first possibility (for example, when filling) it is necessary to finish level to norm.

“Bremslicht pruefen” (Check stoplights)
The lamp fused or there was a malfunction in an electrochain.

“Abblendlicht pruefen” (Check a passing beam)

“Standlicht pruefen (Check lay lighting)

“Ruecklicht pruefen” (Check back dimensional lamps)

“Nebellicht vorn pruefen” (Check fog lights)

“Nebellicht hinten pruefen” (Check back foggy lamps)

“Kennzeichenlicht pruefen” (Check a lamp of illumination of registration plate)

“Anhaengerlicht pruefen” * (Check lighting devices on the trailer)

“Fernlicht pruefen” (Check a driving beam)

“Rueckfahrlicht pruefen” (Check backing lamps)
The lamp fused or there was a malfunction in an electrochain.

“Getriebenotprogramm” * (Emergency program of management of a transmission)
“Bremsbelag pruefen” (Check brake shoes)
“Funkschluessel-Batt. ”* (DU panel battery)
Replace batteries.
After replacement make initialization of the transmitter of remote control (in it, however, there is no need if replacement took no more than a minute and thus buttons were not pressed).

“Kuehlwasserst. pruefen” (Check level of cooling liquid)
Level of liquid fell below norm.
Add at the first possibility.

“Motornotprogramm” * (Management of operation of the engine according to the emergency program)
Malfunction in a control system of operation of the engine.

“Einspritzanlage” * (Injection system)

Messages upon termination of a trip

All messages on malfunctions which appeared during a trip, are highlighted one behind another on the display after ignition key turn in situation 0.

The following instruction can be highlighted also:
“Licht an” (Light is not switched off)

Indication appears when opening a door of the driver on termination of a trip.

Having used the CHECK button, you can cause messages within about three minutes after the trip termination when the key is already taken out from the ignition lock, and indication went out. If it is some messages, press the CHECK button several times.

Check of serviceability of system of self-diagnostics

After ignition key turn in situation 2 press the CHECK button.

On the display there should be a confirmation:
“CHECK CONTROL OK” (The system of automatic diagnostics is serviceable).

It means that in under control systems of violations is not revealed.