BMW 5 Series: Display - The concept - Safety - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Display

Information stage

Information stage

The dimmed lamp in the mirror housing indicates when there are vehicles in the blind spot or approaching from behind.

Warning

If the turn signal is set while a vehicle is in the critical zone, the steering wheel vibrates briefly and the lamp in the mirror housing flashes brightly.

The warning stops when the turn signal is switched off, or the other vehicle leaves the critical zone.

    Switching on/off
    Press the button. ▷ On: the LED lights up. ▷ Off: the LED goes out. The system can issue warnings at speeds above approx. 30 mph/50 km/h. The state is stored for the remote contro ...

    System limits
    Personal responsibility The system cannot serve as a substitute for the driver's personal judgment of the traffic situation. In the event of a warning, do not jerk the steering wheel, as you ...

    See also:

    Introduction
    Information display and controls 1 - READ–press to acknowledge/confirm/ erase a message) 2 - Thumb wheel (used to scroll among the trip computer menus) 3 - RESET–resets certain functions To ...

    Automatic Hold
    The concept This system assists the driver by automatically setting and releasing the brake, such as when moving in stop-and-go traffic. The vehicle is automatically held in place when it is s ...

    To turn system off
    Press the /OFF button. ...