BMW 5 Series: Supplementary text messages - Check Control - Displays - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Supplementary text messages

Addition information, such as on the cause of a fault or the required action, can be called up via Check Control.

The supplementary text of urgent messages is displayed on the Control Display automatically.

Symbols

Depending on the Check Control message, the following functions can be selected.

"Owner's Manual" "Owner's Manual"
Display additional information about the
Check Control message in the integrated owner's manual.

request" "Service request"
Contact the service partner.

Assistance" "Roadside Assistance"
Contact Roadside Assistance.

    Text messages
    Text messages in combination with a symbol in the instrument cluster explain a Check Control message and the meaning of the indicator and warning lamps. ...

    Hiding Check Control messages
    Hiding Check Control messages Press the computer button on the turn signal lever. ▷ Some Check Control messages are displayed continuously and are not cleared until the malfunction is ...

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