BMW 5 Series: Notes on Emergency 
Requests - Voice activation system - At a glance - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Notes on Emergency Requests

Do not use the voice activation system to initiate an Emergency Request. In stressful situations, the voice and vocal pitch can change. This can unnecessarily delay the establishment of a telephone connection.

Instead, use the SOS button, in the vicinity of the interior mirror.

    Adjusting the volume
    Turn the volume button while giving an instruction until the desired volume is set. ▷ The volume remains constant even if the volume of other audio sources is changed. ▷ The volume i ...

    Environmental conditions
    ▷ Say the commands, numbers, and letters smoothly and with normal volume, emphasis, and speed. ▷ Always say commands in the language of the voice activation system. ▷ When se ...

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    Main Menu
    Start a dialogue by pressing the Voice Command button. You may say “Main Menu” to switch to the main menu. In this mode, you can say the following commands: • “Radio” (to switch to ...

    Control Buttons
    The buttons used to control the CD/DVD player are: MEM/DVD/AUX: Press to choose between the MEM, CD/DVD, and AUX. : Press to select tracks or to fast forward or rewind within a track. INFO: ...

    Languages
    The vehicle supports English, French (Canadian), and Spanish. The default language is English. To change the display language, see Vehicle Personalization for more information. ...