BMW 5 Series: Vehicle equipment - Notes - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Vehicle equipment

This Owner's Manual describes all models and all standard, country-specific and optional equipment that is offered in the model series.

Therefore, in this Owner's Manual, equipment is also described and illustrated that is not available in your vehicle, e.g. because of the selected optional equipment or the country-specific variants.

This also applies for safety-related functions and systems.

For options and equipment not described in this Owner's Manual, please refer to the Supplementary Owner's Manuals.

On right-hand drive vehicles, some controls are arranged differently than shown in the illustrations.

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    Satellite Radio
    To switch to satellite radio mode, say “Sat” or “Satellite Radio”. In this mode, you may say the following commands: • “Channel Number” (to change the channel by its spoken number) ...

    Standby mode (temporary deactivation)
    Press to temporarily deactivate cruise control (put it in standby mode). The set speed, for example 55 mph, is then shown in parentheses. The previously set speed and time interval are resumed by ...

    Meters and gauges
     Meters and gauges 1. Tachometer. 2. Speedometer. 3. Warning/indicator lights. 4. Fuel gauge. 5. Odometer/twin trip odometer. 6. Trip odometer change button. 7. Engine coolant temperatur ...