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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    Explanation of general maintenance items
    Additional information on the following items with * is found later in this section. Outside the vehicle The maintenance items listed here should be performed from time to time, unless otherwise ...

    Battery-saving function
    The battery-saving function will be activated in order to prevent the electronic key battery and the vehicle battery from being discharged while the vehicle is not in operation for a long time. ...

    Warning on the LCD screen (if equipped)
    Key is not in vehicle If the smart key is not in the vehicle and if any door is opened or closed with the engine start/stop button in ACC, ON, or START, the warning illuminates on the LCD scree ...