BMW 5 Series: Programmable memory 
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Switching the split screen on and off
1. Press the button. 2. "Split screen" 3. Move the controller until the split screen is selected. 4. Press the controller or select "Split screen content". 5. Select the d ...

General information
The iDrive functions can be stored on the programmable memory buttons and called up directly, e.g., radio stations, navigation destinations, phone numbers and entry points into the menu. The ...

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Selecting tire chains
Use the correct tire chain size when mounting the snow chains. Chain size is regulated for each tire size Side chain: 0.12 in. (3 mm) in diameter 0.39 in. (10 mm) in width 1.18 in. (30 mm) ...

Traction
When driving on wet or slushy roads, it is possible for a wedge of water to build up between the tire and road surface. This is hydroplaning and may cause partial or complete loss of vehicle con ...

Switch off any functions that are not currently needed
Functions such as seat heating and the rear window defroster require a lot of energy and consume additional fuel, especially in city and stopand- go traffic. Therefore, switch off these functio ...