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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    Traction Off Light
    This light comes on briefly while starting the engine. If it does not, have the vehicle serviced by your dealer. This light comes on when the Traction Control System (TCS) has been turned ...

    Locking the vehicle (mechanical key)
    If the vehicle can no longer be locked with the SmartKey, use the mechanical key. •► Open the driver's door.•► Close the front-passenger door, the rear doors and the trunk lid/tai ...

    Symbols
    The vehicle has components and labels that use symbols instead of text. Symbols are shown along with the text describing the operation or information relating to a specific component, control, message ...