BMW 5 Series: Sitting safely - Adjusting - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Sitting safely

The ideal seating position can make a vital contribution to relaxed, fatigue-free driving.

The seating position plays an important role in an accident in combination with:

▷ Safety belts.
▷ Head restraints.
▷ Airbags.

    Vehicle equipment
    All standard, country-specific and optional equipment that is offered in the model series is described in this chapter. Therefore, equipment is also described that is not available in a vehicle, ...

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    Selection of manual mode
    With the vehicle either moving or stationary, move the select lever from the “D” position to the “M” position to select the manual mode. 1) Upshift indicator 2) Downshift indicator 3) ...

    Activating/deactivating Lane Keeping Assist
    You can use the Lane Keep. Asst. function to activate/deactivate Lane Keeping Assist or Active Lane Keeping Assist. •► Press the button on the steering wheel to select the DriveAssist ...

    Automatically folding down the rear seat’s outboard head restraints
    1. The ignition must be in mode I or II. 2. Press the button to lower the rear head restraints for improved visibility. NOTE The head restraint must be returned to the upright position ma ...