BMW 5 Series: Interior lamps - Lamps - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Interior lamps

General information

The interior lamps, footwell lamps, entry lamps and courtesy lamps are controlled automatically.

The brightness of some of these lamps is influenced by the thumbwheel for the instrument lighting.

1. Interior lamps

1. Interior lamps
2. Reading lamp

Switching the interior lamps on and off

To switch off permanently: press the button for Press the button.

To switch off permanently: press the button for approx. 3 seconds.

Switch back on: press button.

Reading lamps

Reading lamps are located at the front and rear Press the button.

Reading lamps are located at the front and rear next to the interior lamps.

With the interior lamps shut off, the reading lamps cannot be switched on.

    Instrument lighting
    Adjusting The parking lamps or low beams must be switched on to adjust the brightness. Adjust the brightness using the thumbwheel. ...

    Safety
    ...

    See also:

    Center armrest
    Front A storage compartment is located in the center armrest between the front seats. Opening Press the button. Locking the storage compartment The storage compartment in the armrest can be ...

    Windshield wiper blades. Replacing
    Replace the wiper blades if they are worn. 1. Lift the wiper arm away from the windshield. 2. Push the release tab, then move the wiper blade down the wiper arm to remove. 3. Remove the wiper blade ...

    Opening/closing the sliding visor
    ▷ Press the switch in the desired direction to the resistance point and hold it there. The sliding visor moves while the switch is being held. ▷ Press the switch in the desired ...