The concept

The iDrive combines the functions of a multitude of switches. Thus, these functions can be operated from a central location.

To avoid becoming distracted and posing Using the iDrive during a trip

To avoid becoming distracted and posing an unnecessary hazard to your vehicle's occupants and to other road users, never attempt to use the controls or enter information unless traffic and road conditions allow this.

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    Long-term vehicle storage
    Your service center can advise you on what to consider when storing the vehicle for longer than three months. ...

    Tachometer
    Always avoid engine speeds in the red warning field. In this range, the fuel supply is interrupted to protect the engine. ...

    Cleaning the windshield and headlamps
    Pull the lever, arrow 4. The system sprays washer fluid on the windshield and activates the wipers briefly. When the vehicle lighting system is switched on, the headlamps are cleaned at regular ...