BMW 5 Series: Temperature - Rear automatic climate 
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temperature. Turn the wheel to set the desired temperature.

The automatic climate control achieves this temperature as quickly as possible, if necessary with the maximum cooling or heating capacity, and then keeps it constant.

Avoid rapidly switching between different temperature settings. The automatic climate control will not have sufficient time to adjust the set temperature.

    AUTO program
    Press the button. Air volume, air distribution, and temperature are controlled automatically: Depending on the selected temperature, AUTO intensity, and outside influences, the air is directed ...

    Manual air distribution
    The air distribution can be adjusted to individual needs. Press the button repeatedly to select a program: ▷ Upper body region. ▷ Upper body region and footwell. ▷ Footwel ...

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