Limit light comes on my dash all of a sudden. What does it mean?

Asked by Jun 03, 2013 at 09:32 AM about the 2008 BMW 5 Series

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 5 series wagon, auto, What does the limit light mean and how do I stop it?

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What speed does this occur? -- There is a computer controlled speed limiter on these models. Say you had a teenager and you wanted to limit their top speed to 70mph, this would enable you to do so. Open the owners manual and reconfigure the setting to a higher speed, or deactivate it.

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Like mentioned above it is a setting in your idrive that you can disable so the light won't come on anymore.

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There's a red flower with a question mark light coming on, 2005 530ibmw what does this mean?

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Please somone Email with this info at prophetessross@yahoo.com

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