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F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
The sixth generation of the BMW 5 Series Sedan (F10) was produced from 2011 - 2016 with LCI updates arriving in 2014. In the US BMW offered a hatchback 5 Series Gran Truismo (F07) and the rest of the world also go a Station Wagon/Touring version F11.

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Old 02-09-2013, 09:31 PM
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535i Auto start/stop feature

I have a 535 with M package, does anyone use the auto start/stop feature? does it really save gas? I'm afraid I will end up spending more money repairing starter than save gas, what do think. M package for $3000 is a bargain, whoever consider a 535i should have it.

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Old 02-09-2013, 09:48 PM
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I'd do a search on this forum about the benefits of using that system, it has been discussed multiple times, it seems to come down more to a personal preference for the driver, if you don't mind the car "shutting off" at stoplights, and some people swear by it for increased mileage (I can't remember the numbers off the top of my head), V/r, Tim.

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Old 02-10-2013, 07:12 AM
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The starter in the F10 is design for multiple starts.
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