BMW 5 Series Owners & Service Manuals

BMW 5 Series: Calls with multiple parties

General information

You can switch between calls or connect two calls to a single conference call. These functions must be supported by the mobile phone and service provider.

Accepting a call while speaking to another party

If a second call comes in during an ongoing call, a call waiting signal sounds where appropriate.


The call is accepted and the existing call is put on hold.

Establishing a second call

An additional call can be established while a call is active.

1. "Add call".

2. Select the desired setting:

  • "Contacts"
  • "Recent calls"
  • "Dial number"

3. Select new number.

The call is started and the first call is put on hold.

Switching between two calls, hold call

You can switch between two calls.

1. Establish two calls.

2. "Resume".

The call on hold is resumed.

Establishing a conference call

Two calls can be connected to a single telephone conference call. The calls must be made from the same mobile phone.

1. Establish two calls.

2. "Place conf. call"


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