BMW 5 Series: Lumbar support - Seats - Adjusting - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Lumbar support

The curvature of the seat backrest can be adjusted in such a way that it supports the lumbar region of the spine. The lower back and the spine are supported for upright posture.

of ▷ Press the front/rear section of the switch.
The curvature is increased/ decreased.
▷ Press the upper/lower section of the switch.
The curvature is shifted up/ down.

    Electrically adjustable seats
    At a glance 1. Lumbar support 2. Backrest width 3. Shoulder support 4. Backrest 5. Forward/back, height, tilt 6. Thigh support Note The seat setting for the driver's seat is stored for the ...

    Shoulder support
    Also supports the back in the shoulder area: ▷ Results in a relaxed seating position. ▷ Reduces strain on the shoulder muscles. ...

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    General information
    Do not adjust the seat while driving Do not adjust the driver's seat while driving, or the seat could respond with unexpected movement and the ensuing loss of vehicle control could lead to an ...

    AI-SHIFT
    AI-SHIFT automatically selects the suitable gear according to driver performance and driving conditions. AI-SHIFT automatically operates when the shift lever is in the D position. (Shifting the ...

    Using the brakes
    Avoid resting your foot on the brake pedal while driving. This will overheat the brakes, wear out the brake pads faster, and reduce gas mileage. To help reduce brake wear and to prevent the brakes ...