BMW 5 Series: Deactivating HDC - HDC Hill Descent Control - Driving stability control systems - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Deactivating HDC

LED goes Press the button again and the LED goes out. HDC is automatically deactivated above approx. 37 mph/60 km/h.

    Activating HDC
    Press the button; the LED above the button lights up. ...

    Display in the instrument cluster
    The selected speed is displayed in the speedometer. ▷ Green: the system is actively braking the vehicle. ▷ Orange: the system is on standby. ...

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    Temperature
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