BMW 5 Series: Cupholders - Storage compartments - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Cupholders

Notes

drinks Shatter-proof containers and no hot drinks
Use light and shatter-proof containers and do not transport hot drinks. Otherwise, there is the increased danger of injury in an accident.◀

Do not forcefully push unsuitable containers Unsuitable containers
Do not forcefully push unsuitable containers into the cupholders. This may result in damage.◀

Front: manual transmission

On the center console

To open: press the button.

To open: press the button.

The insert folds out.

To use as a storage compartment, fold the insert back in.

Front: automatic transmission

To open: press on the cover

To open: press on the cover

Rear

In the front center armrest.

The cupholder can be adjusted for three different

The cupholder can be adjusted for three different container sizes.

To open: press the button.

To reduce in size: fold closed to the desired position.

To close: fold all the way closed. The cupholder must be closed before it can be opened fully.

    Center armrest
    Front A storage compartment is located in the center armrest between the front seats. Opening Press the button. Locking the storage compartment The storage compartment in the armrest can be ...

    Remote control storage compartment
    Opening Press on the cover. Remote control storage compartment Storage is possible in a vertical position in the center armrest. ...

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    Vehicle identification
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    Closing the trunk lid
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