BMW 5 Series: Cruise control - Driving comfort - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Cruise control

System limits
Be alert Due to system limitations, warnings may be not be issued at all, or may be issued late or improperly. Therefore, always be alert and ready to intervene; otherwise, there is the danger ...

The concept
The system is functional at speeds beginning at approx. 20 mph/30 km/h. It maintains the speed that was set using the control elements on the steering wheel. The system brakes on downhill gradie ...

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Security
It is advised to erase all channels before you sell or turn in your vehicle. To do this, press and hold the two outside buttons for 20 seconds until the red indicator flashes. Note that all cha ...

Conserving electrical current
Keep the following in mind to help minimize battery drain: When the engine is not running, avoid using ignition mode II. Many electrical systems (the audio system, the optional navigation syste ...

Setting a warning distance
This setting determines the distance at which the visual and audible warnings are triggered. Select Long, Normal or Short by pressing MY CAR on the center console control panel and going to Settin ...