BMW 5 Series: Following the initial pairing - Pairing/unpairing the mobile 
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▷ The mobile phone is detected/connected in the vehicle within a short period of time when the engine is running or the ignition is switched on.

▷ The phone book entries of the telephone stored on the SIM card or mobile phone are transmitted to the vehicle after detection, depending on the mobile phone.

▷ Four mobile phones can be paired.

▷ Specific settings may be necessary in some mobile phones, e.g., authorization or a secure connection; refer to the mobile phone operating instructions.

    Additional functions
    Activating/deactivating the additional functions Activate the functions before pairing to be able to use them in the vehicle. Information on suitable mobile phones, that support these functio ...

    Connecting a particular mobile phone
    If more than one mobile phone is detected by the vehicle, the mobile phone at the top of the list is connected. If a different detected cell phone is connected with the vehicle. A different mobi ...

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