BMW 5 Series: Units of measure - Settings on the Control 
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Setting the units of measure

To set the units for fuel consumption, route/distance and temperature:

1. "Settings"
2. "Language/Units"
3. Select the desired menu item.

4. Select the desired unit.

4. Select the desired unit.

The setting is stored for the remote control currently in use.

    Language
    Setting the language To set the language on the Control Display: 1. "Settings" 2. "Language/Units" 3. "Language:" 4. Select the desired language. The setting is s ...

    Brightness
    Setting the brightness To set the brightness of the Control Display: 1. "Settings" 2. "Control display" 3. "Brightness" 4. Turn the controller until the desired br ...

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