BMW 5 Series: Gear shift indicator - Displays - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Gear shift indicator

The concept

The system recommends the most fuel efficient gear in the current driving situation.


Indicators to shift up or down are displayed in the instrument cluster.

Selection lists in the

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    Selection lists in the instrument cluster
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