BMW 5 Series: The concept - Voice activation system - At a glance - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: The concept

▷ Most functions that are displayed on the Control Display can be operated by spoken commands via the voice activation system.
The system prompts you to make your entries.
▷ Functions that can only be used when the vehicle is stationary cannot be operated using the voice activation system.
▷ The system uses a special microphone on the driver's side.
▷ ›...‹ Verbal instructions in the Owner's Manual to use with the voice activation system.

    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, ...

    Requirements
    Via the Control Display, set a language that is also supported by the voice activation system so that the spoken commands can be identified. Set the language ...

    See also:

    Power Mirrors
    The power mirror controls are located on the driver’s door trim panel. Power Mirror Switch To adjust a mirror, turn the control wand toward the left or right mirror positions indicated. Tilt ...

    Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
    This system enhances directional control and stability of the vehicle under various driving conditions. ESC corrects for over/under steering of the vehicle by applying the brake of the appropria ...

    Engaging the transmission position
    ▷ Transmission position P can only be disengaged if the engine is running and the brake pedal is pressed. ▷ With the vehicle stationary, press on the brake pedal before shifting out ...