Enlarging the cargo area

The rear seat backrest is divided. You can fold down both sides separately in order to expand the cargo area.

backrest forward BMW X6: before folding the rear seat backrest forward
Before folding the rear seat backrest forward or using the ski bag, remove beverage containers from the cupholder and close the cupholder.◀

Enlarging the cargo area
Enlarging the cargo area

Reach into the recess and pull toward the front.

Before letting passengers ride in the rear, Locking the backrest
Before letting passengers ride in the rear, engage the seat backrests, locking them in place. Otherwise, there is the danger of an accident due to unexpected seat movement.◀

When folding back the backrest, be sure Ensure that the lock is securely engaged
When folding back the backrest, be sure that it locks in place securely. The red warning field in the control display disappears. If it is not properly engaged, transported cargo could enter the passenger compartment during braking or evasive maneuvers and endanger the vehicle occupants.◀

safety belt Observe the instructions concerning the safety belt
Observe the instructions concerning the safety belt. Otherwise, personal protection may be compromised.◀

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