BMW 5 Series: Saving a function - Programmable memory 
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1. Highlight the function via the iDrive.

2. the desired button for more Press the desired button for more than 2 seconds.

    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 ...

    Running a function
    Press the button. The function will run immediately. This means, for example, that the number is dialed when a phone number is selected. ...

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    Following Distance
    Stay at least twice as far behind the vehicle ahead as you would when driving the vehicle without a trailer. This can help to avoid situations that require heavy braking and sudden turns. ...

    Setting the Auto Time Adjust
    ]1. Press the CONFIG button and select Time and Date Settings, or press . 2. Highlight Auto Time Adjust. 3. Press SELECT to turn Auto Time Adjust on or off. 4. Press SELECT button to select ...

    Important Maintenance Precautions
    If you have the required service done but do not reset the display, or reset the display without doing the service, the system will not show the correct maintenance intervals. This can lead ...