BMW 5 Series: The concept - iDrive - At a glance - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: The concept

The iDrive combines the functions of a multitude of switches. Thus, these functions can be operated from a central location.

To avoid becoming distracted and posing Using the iDrive during a trip
To avoid becoming distracted and posing an unnecessary hazard to your vehicle's occupants and to other road users, never attempt to use the controls or enter information unless traffic and road conditions allow this.◀

    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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    Tire information
    Typical tire symbols Full-size tire Compact spare tire Tire size DOT and Tire Identification Number (TIN) Uniform tire quality grading For details, see “Uniform Tire Quality Grading ...

    Map/Reading/Interior Lights
    These lights are mounted between the sun visors above the rearview mirror. Each light can be turned on by pressing the barrel. Press the barrel a second time to turn the light off. Both of these ...

    How to stop an activated alarm
    The alarm stops only by unlocking the driver’s door or the trunk lid with the key, pressing the button on the Intelligent Key, or pressing the request switch (if so equipped) on the driver’ ...