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

The concept
The iDrive combines the functions of a multitude of switches. Thus, these functions can be operated from a central location. Using the iDrive during a trip To avoid becoming distracted and posi ...

Controls
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. ...

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Speedometer
The speedometer shows the vehicle's speed in either kilometers per hour (km/h) or miles per hour (mph). ...

Supplementary text messages
Addition information, such as on the cause of a fault or the required action, can be called up via Check Control. The supplementary text of urgent messages is displayed on the Control Display a ...

Folding the front seat backrest
The front passenger seat backrest can be folded to a horizontal position to make room for a long load. Fold the backrest as follows: 1 - Move the seat as far back and down as possible. 2 - Adjus ...