BMW 5 Series Owners & Service Manuals

BMW 5 Series: Displaying Points of Interest on the map


The Points of Interest categories can be displayed on the map as symbols.

Selecting categories

1. Press the button on the Controller.

2. Move the Controller to the right.

3. "Settings".

4. "Map settings".

5. "Points of interest on the map".

6. Select the desired setting.

The display in the function bar of the map view can be switched on and off.

For vehicles with charging socket: charging station display

General information

Depending on the equipment, different symbols indicate charging stations in the map view:

  • AC charging stations.
  • DC charging stations, where AC charging may also be possible.
  • ChargeNow charging stations, can be used with a valid ChargeNow contract via ChargeNow card or possibly the ChargeNow app.

Availability indicator of charging stations

Depending on the equipment, the country-specific version and available online data, a colored symbol designates the utilization of the charging station.

Even with the most up-to-date online data, the information on the utilization of the charging station may have changed.

The availability display for the charging stations can be activated or deactivated via the online destinations/information.



    Concept Addresses, Points of Interest, and the current position can be stored as Favorites. Storing current position as a Favorite General information The current position can also be stored after ent

     Entering a destination via address

    General information Enter at least the country and the town/city for the address. Destination guidance is started to the town/city center if no street is entered. Selecting the state/province 1. Pres

     Received destinations

    General information Depending on the national-market version, the destinations are automatically stored as received destination and can be applied in the destination guidance, if they were transferred


     Technical data

    Technical data BMW 530i engine B46B20O0 engine in the G30 Engine highlights B46B20O0 List of the most important special features: 1. Direct rail injection system with 200 bar pressure. 2. 4th generation Valvetronic. 3. Twin-scroll turbocharger with electrical wastegate valve controller. 4. Int

     Lights and lighting

    Light functions Front fog lights. Night vision. Lights off. Daytime running lights. Parking lights. Automatic headlight control. Adaptive light functions. Low beams. Instrument lighting. Right roadside parking light. Left roadside parking light. Wiper system Switching the wipers on/off an

    © 2019-2024 Copyright