BMW 5 Series: General information - Entering letters and numbers - iDrive - At a glance - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: General information

1. Turn the controller: select letters or numbers.
2. Select additional letters or numbers if needed.
3. "OK": confirm the entry.

Switching between letters and

    Switching between letters and numbers
    Depending on the menu, you can switch between entering letters and numbers: ...

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    You can program new keys to the system if you have two valid Sentry Keys by performing the following procedure: 1. Cut the additional Sentry Key Transponder blank(s) to match the ignition switch ...

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    The energy of motion of the vehicle is converted to electrical energy while coasting. The vehicle battery is partially charged and fuel consumption can be lowered. ...