BMW 5 Series: Top View - Driving comfort - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Top View

The concept

Top View assists you in parking and maneuvering.

The area around the doors and the road area around the vehicle are shown on the Control Display for this purpose.

Backup camera
The concept The backup camera provides assistance in parking and maneuvering backwards. The area behind the vehicle is shown on the Control Display. System limits Check the traffic situation a ...

Capturing the image
The image is captured by two cameras integrated in the exterior mirrors and by the backup camera. The range equals: ▷ Approx. 7 ft/2 m to the side. ▷ approx. 7 ft/2 m to the rear. ...

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How Does an Airbag Restrain?
In moderate to severe frontal or near frontal collisions, even belted occupants can contact the steering wheel or the instrument panel. In moderate to severe side collisions, even belted occ ...

Seat belt precautions
WARNING All occupants of the vehicle must wear their seat belts at all times. Seat belts and child restraints reduce the risk of serious or fatal injuries for all occupants in the event of a coll ...

Loss of Control
Skidding There are three types of skids that correspond to the vehicle's three control systems: • Braking Skid — wheels are not rolling. • Steering or Cornering Skid — too much spee ...