2004 BMW 7 Series Owner's Manual

2004 BMW 7 Series owners manual
Year:
2004
Make:
BMW
Model:
7 Series
Rating:
(6)

Online manual

Size:
4.02 MB

Table of Contents

Contents
5
Notes
6
Using this Owner's Manual
6
Symbols used
6
The individual vehicle
7
Editorial notice
7
For your own safety
8
Service and warranty
9
Reporting safety defects
9
At a glance
11
Cockpit
12
All around the steering wheel: controls and displays
12
Info Display
14
Comfort area: controls and displays
16
Buttons on the steering wheel
18
Control Center
19
The concept
19
Controls
19
Control Display
20
Symbols and lists
21
Menus in Control Display
23
Assistance window*
24
Top and bottom status lines
25
Control Center in rear*
25
Voice command
27
Voice command system
27
Speaking commands
27
Notes
29
The notebook
29
Short commands
30
Controls
33
Opening and closing
34
Keys/remote control
34
Central locking system
35
Opening and closing: from outside
35
Opening and closing: from the inside
38
Doors
39
Luggage compartment lid
39
Luggage compartment
41
Alarm system
41
Windows
43
Glass roof, electric*
44
Adjustments
46
Sitting safely
46
Seats
46
Head restraints
49
Safety belts
51
Seat heating*
51
Active seat ventilation*
52
Active seat*
53
Mirrors
53
Steering wheel adjustment
54
Seat, mirror and steering wheel memory
55
Vehicle Memory, Key\x11Memory
56
Transporting children safely
58
The right place for children
58
Installing child-restraint systems
58
On journeys
60
Driving
62
Ignition lock
62
Starting the engine
63
Switching off the engine
63
Parking brake
64
Automatic transmission with Steptronic
68
Turn signal indicators/ headlamp flasher
71
Wiper system
72
Washer fluid
73
Programmable cruise \x04control
73
Active cruise control*
75
Everything under control
82
Odometer, outside temperature display, clock
82
Tachometer
82
Service Interval Display
83
Check Control
84
Computer
86
Changing settings
90
Technology for comfort, convenience and safety
92
PDC Park Distance Control*
92
Driving stability control/ ABS Antilock Brake \x04System
93
Driving stability control/ DSC Dynamic Stability \x04Control
94
Dynamic Drive
96
EDC Electronic Damping Control*
96
Flat Tire Monitor
97
Self-leveling suspension*
98
Brake force display
98
Airbags
99
Lamps
101
Parking lamps/low beams
101
Adaptive Head Light*
101
Instrument lighting
102
High beams/standing lamps
102
Front fog lamps
102
Interior lamps
102
A congenial climate
104
Automatic climate control
104
Rear air conditioner*
110
Independent ventilation
111
Practical interior accessories
113
Integrated universal remote control*
113
Roller sun blinds*
114
Rear cooler*
115
Glove compartment
116
Front center armrest
116
Storage compartments
117
Beverage holders
117
Ashtray, front
117
Cigarette lighter, front
118
Power socket
118
Ashtray, rear
118
Cigarette lighter, rear
118
Rear center armrest
119
Ski bag*
119
Driving tips
123
Things to remember when driving
124
Break-in procedures
124
General driving notes
124
Brake system
125
Cargo loading
126
Roof-mounted luggage rack*
127
Entry/pass tags
128
Standard holder*
128
Navigation
131
Starting the navigation system
132
GPS
132
Navigation CD/DVD
132
Opening the navigation
133
Display in assistance \x04window*
133
Destination entry
134
Manual entry of destination address
134
Selecting the town or city and the street from the directory
136
Selecting the destination from the map
136
Selecting destination in Information
137
Looking for interesting \x04destinations
137
Recent destinations
138
Destination list
138
Route selection
139
Wordmatch principle
140
Destination guidance
141
Starting the destination guidance
141
Displaying route
141
Selecting new route
142
Selecting the destination
143
Voice guidance
143
Terminating/interrupting destination guidance
143
Address book
144
Current position
145
What to do if …
146
Entertainment
149
On/off, tone
150
Controls
150
Switching on/off
151
Volume adjustment
151
Tone control
151
Radio
154
Listening to the radio
154
Waveband selection
154
Station selection
154
Storing and retrieving a\x11station
155
Weather Band
157
Satellite radio*
157
CD Compact Disc
160
Listening to CDs
160
Selecting a track using the Control Center
160
Selecting a track using \x04buttons
160
Malfunctions
161
CD changer
162
Listening to CDs
162
Status displays
163
Selecting a track using the Control Center
163
Selecting a track using \x04buttons
163
Malfunctions
164
TV
165
Television
165
Storing programs
165
Selecting programs
165
Adjusting the picture*
166
Selecting standard
166
DVD changer
167
Playing DVDs
168
Status displays
168
DVD control
168
Selecting a track
169
Searching for chapter
169
Adjusting the picture
170
Freezing frame
170
Selecting picture format
170
Selecting language, \x04subtitles and viewing angle
170
Opening DVD-specific menu
171
Malfunctions/notes
171
Communications
175
Using the phone in your vehicle
176
Safety notes
176
Care instructions
177
Controls
177
Control Center
177
Telephone keypad, folding
178
Hands-free system
179
Starting an emergency call
179
Telephoning with the car phone*
180
Commissioning the BMW\x11portable phone
180
Getting started
181
Phone book
181
Selecting a number from the Top 8 list
182
Redialing
182
Missed calls
183
BMW Assist
184
Requirements
184
Roadside Assistance of the\x11BMW Group
184
Mobility
187
Refueling
188
Fuel filler door
188
Fuel specifications
189
Wheels and tires
190
Tire inflation pressure
190
Tire identification marks
192
Tire condition
193
Replacing wheels/tires
194
Run-flat tires*
195
Snow chains*
195
Under the hood
196
Hood
196
Engine compartment
197
Engine oil
197
Coolant
198
Brake fluid
199
Brake hydraulic systems
199
Maintenance
200
The BMW Maintenance \x04System
200
Care
200
Rules and regulations
201
California Proposition 65 Warning
201
OBD connector
201
Replacing components
202
Onboard tool kit
202
Windshield wiper blades
202
Lamps and bulbs
202
Changing wheels
204
Battery
207
Fuses
208
Giving and receiving assistance
209
Warning triangle*
209
First-aid kit*
209
Jump-starting
209
Having vehicle towed
210
Reference
213
Technical data
214
Engine specifications
214
Dimensions
215
Weights
216
Capacities
217
Everything from A to Z
218
Index
218
Refueling
231

FAQ about the 2004 BMW 7 Series Manual

What contains the 2004 7 Series manual?

The BMW 7 Series owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by BMW to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the BMW 7 Series. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a BMW 7 Series 2004 owner's manual:

  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity

Where to download the 2004 BMW 7 Series Owners Manual?

The BMW 7 Series owner manual for the 2004 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the BMW 7 Series year 2004 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2004 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The BMW 7 Series (2004) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2004 is available in English.

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