BMW 5 Series: High-beam Assistant - Lamps - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: High-beam Assistant

Headlamp range control
With halogen headlamps, the headlamp range of the low beams can be manually adjusted for the vehicle load to avoid blinding oncoming traffic. The values following the slash apply to trailer ope ...

The concept
When the low beams are switched on, this system automatically switches the high beams on and off. The procedure is controlled by a sensor on the front of the interior rearview mirror. The assi ...

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“Call”
(Speak name) A If you have stored entries in the phonebook, you can dial a number associated with a name and location. See “Phonebook” in this section to learn how to store entries. When p ...

Supplemental air bag warning light
When the ignition switch is placed in the ON or START position, the supplemental air bag warning light illuminates for about 7 seconds and then turns off. This means the system is operational. I ...

Automatic engine start
The engine is started automatically if you:  - release the brake pedal when HOLD is not activated and the transmission is in position D or N  - shift the transmission to position R ...