BMW 5 Series: Controls - Controls at a glance - iDrive - At a glance - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Controls

Controls at a glance
Controls at a glance

1. Control Display

2. Controller with buttons
The buttons can be used to open the menus directly. The controller can be used to select menu items and create the settings.

    Control Display
    Notes ▷ To clean the Control Display, follow the care instructions. ▷ Do not place objects close to the Control Display; otherwise, the Control Display can be damaged. Switching o ...

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    Accepting or Declining a Call
    When an incoming call is received, the infotainment system mutes and a ring tone is heard in the vehicle. Accepting a Call Turn the Menu knob to “Answer” and press SELECT to accept the c ...

    Malfunction
    In the event of a failure or malfunction of the parking brake, secure the vehicle against rolling using a wheel chock, for example, when leaving it. ...

    Instrument Panel, Vinyl, and Other Plastic Surfaces
    To remove dust, a soft cloth dampened with water can be used. If a more thorough cleaning is necessary, a clean soft cloth dampened with a mild soap solution can be used to gently remove dust and dir ...