BMW 5 Series: External temperature - Displays - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: External temperature

External temperature warning

+3 ℃, a signal sounds. If the display drops to +37 ℉/ +3 ℃, a signal sounds.

A Check Control message is displayed.

There is the increased danger of ice.

Even at temperatures above +37 ℉/+3 ℃, Ice on roads
Even at temperatures above +37 ℉/+3 ℃, there can be a risk of ice on roads.

Therefore, drive carefully on bridges and shady roads, for example, to avoid the increased danger of an accident.◀

    Odometer and trip odometer
    ▷ Odometer, arrow 1. ▷ Trip odometer, arrow 2. Display/reset miles Press the knob. ▷ When the ignition is switched off, the time, external temperature and odometer are disp ...

    Time
    The time is displayed at the bottom of the instrument cluster. Setting the time and time format ...

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    Temperature control
    The temperatures on the driver and passenger sides can be set separately. When the vehicle is started, the most recent setting is resumed. NOTE Heating or cooling cannot be speeded up by se ...