2006 BMW 7 Series Owner's Manual

2006 BMW 7 Series owners manual
Year:
2006
Make:
BMW
Model:
7 Series
Rating:
(3)

Online manual

Size:
7.4 MB

Table of Contents

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3
Notes
6
Using this Owner's Manual
6
Symbols used
6
Your individual vehicle
7
Editorial notice
7
For your own safety
7
Service and warranty
8
Cockpit
12
All around the steering wheel: controls and displays
12
Info Display
14
Indicator and warning lamps
14
Comfort area: controls and displays
16
iDrive
18
Controls
18
Menus on Control Display
19
Basic operation
20
Symbols
22
Assistance window
22
Top and bottom status lines
22
Rear seat screen*
23
Voice command system
25
The concept
25
Voice commands
25
Notes
27
The notepad
27
Standard commands
28
Opening and closing
32
Remote control/key
32
Key Memory
33
Central locking system
34
Opening and closing: from outside
34
Opening and closing: from inside
36
Doors
37
Luggage compartment lid
37
Alarm system
39
Comfort Access*
40
Windows
41
Glass sunroof, electric*
43
Adjusting
45
Sitting safely
45
Seats
46
Seat, mirror and steering wheel memory
48
Head restraints
48
Safety belts
50
Heated seats*
51
Active seat ventilation*
52
Active seat for driver*
52
Mirrors
52
Steering wheel adjustment
54
Programmable buttons
54
Transporting children safely
56
The right place for children
56
Installing child restraint systems
56
During trips
58
Driving
59
Ignition lock
59
Start/Stop button
59
Starting engine
59
Switching off engine
60
Parking brake
60
Automatic transmission with Steptronic
64
Turn signals/ headlamp flasher
67
Wiper system
67
Washer fluid
68
Programmable cruise control
69
Active cruise control*
71
Everything under control
77
Odometer, outside temperature display, clock
77
Tachometer
77
Coolant temperature
78
Computer
78
Service required
80
Check Control
82
Trip computer
84
Speed limit
84
Stopwatch
85
Assistance window for onboard data
85
Settings on Control Display
86
Technology for comfort, convenience and safety
88
PDC Park Distance Control*
88
Driving stability control systems
89
Dynamic Drive
91
Self-leveling suspension*
91
EDC Electronic Damping Control*
91
FTM Flat Tire Monitor*
92
TPM Tire Pressure Monitor*
93
Brake force display
96
Airbags
96
BMW Night Vision*
98
Lamps
101
Parking lamps/low beams
101
Adaptive Head Light*
102
High beams/ roadside parking lamps
102
High-beam assistant*
102
Fog lamps
103
Instrument lighting
103
Interior lamps
104
Climate
105
Automatic climate control
106
Rear air conditioner*
110
Parked car ventilation
111
Practical interior accessories
113
Integrated universal remote control*
113
Roller sun blinds*
114
Glove compartment
115
Front center armrest
115
Center armrest, rear
116
Storage compartments
117
Cup holders
117
Ashtray, front
117
Cigarette lighter, front
118
Power socket
118
Ashtray, rear
118
Cigarette lighter, rear
119
Rear refrigerator*
119
Ski bag*
120
Luggage compartment
121
Things to remember when driving
124
Breaking-in
124
General driving notes
124
Cargo loading
126
Roof-mounted luggage rack*
127
Entry/pass tags
128
Starting navigation system
132
Navigation CD/DVD
132
Display in assistance window*
132
Destination input
133
Operating navigation system
133
Entering destination manually
133
Map-guided destination selection
136
Selecting destination via information
137
Recent destinations
139
Destination list
139
Address book
140
Route selection
143
Wordmatch principle
144
Route guidance
145
Starting route guidance
145
Terminating/continuing route guidance
145
Displaying route
145
Route guidance by voice instructions
147
Changing route
147
Displaying current position
148
What to do if …
150
On/off and settings
154
Controls
154
Switching on/off
155
Adjusting volume
155
Tone control
155
Radio
157
Listening to radio
157
Storing a station
160
Weather reports
161
Satellite radio*
161
High Definition Radio*
163
CD player
164
Listening to CDs
164
Selecting tracks
164
Sampling tracks, Scan
164
Random play sequence
165
Fast forward/reverse
165
Notes
165
CD changer
166
Listening to CDs
166
Selecting tracks
167
Sampling tracks, Scan
168
Random play sequence
168
Fast forward/reverse
168
Notes
168
DVD changer
170
Playing DVDs
170
DVD control
171
Fast forward/reverse
171
Skip chapter
172
Adjusting picture
172
Freeze frame
172
Selecting picture format
172
Selecting language, subtitles and viewing angle
173
Opening DVD-specific menu
173
Notes
174
Telephone overview
178
The concept
178
Using a phone in your vehicle
178
Suitable mobile phones
178
Hands-free system
179
Retracting telephone keypad
179
Emergency call with emergency call button*
180
Getting started
181
Inserting mobile phone
181
Removing mobile phone
181
Logging on mobile phone in vehicle
181
Logging off a mobile phone from vehicle
182
Activating/deactivating Bluetooth link
182
Snap-in adapter*
183
Using the phone
184
Requirements
184
Initiating communication
184
Receiving calls
184
Making a call
185
Switching between mobile phone and hands-free system
187
BMW Assist
188
Requirements
188
Services offered
189
Customizing BMW Assist
190
Requesting vehicle data
191
Refueling
194
Fuel filler door
194
Fuel specifications
195
Wheels and tires
196
Tire inflation pressure
196
Tire coding
199
Tire condition
200
Run-flat tires*
201
New wheels and tires
201
Snow chains*
202
Under the hood
203
Hood
203
Engine compartment
204
Engine oil
204
Coolant
205
Brake system
206
Maintenance
207
The BMW Maintenance System
207
Socket for OBD Onboard Diagnostics
208
Care
208
Replacing components
209
Onboard tool kit
209
Windshield wiper blades
209
Lamps and bulbs
209
Changing wheels
211
Vehicle battery
213
Fuses
214
Giving and receiving assistance
215
Warning triangle*
215
First-aid kit*
215
Jump starting
215
Towing and tow starting
216
Technical data
220
Engine specifications
220
Dimensions
221
Weights
222
Capacities
223
Short commands of the voice command system
224
Everything from A to Z
226
Index
226

FAQ about the 2006 BMW 7 Series Manual

What contains the 2006 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 2006 owner's manual:

  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Maintenance for your BMW 7 Series, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks

Where to download the 2006 BMW 7 Series Owners Manual?

The BMW 7 Series owner manual for the 2006 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the BMW 7 Series year 2006 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2006 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The BMW 7 Series (2006) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2006 is available in English.

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