2008 BMW M6 Owner's Manual

2008 BMW M6 owners manual
Year:
2008
Make:
BMW
Model:
M6
Rating:
(9)

Online manual

Size:
7.76 MB

Table of Contents

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
Cockpit
12
Around the steering wheel: controls and displays
12
Instrument cluster
14
Indicator and warning lamps
15
Around the center console: controls and displays
16
iDrive
18
Controls
18
Menu overview
19
Basic operation
19
Status information
22
Assistance window*
22
Switching Control Display on/off
23
Programmable memory/ direct selection buttons
23
Voice command system
25
The concept
25
Voice commands
25
Notes
27
Opening and closing
30
Keys/remote control
30
Personal Profile
31
Central locking system
32
Opening and closing: Using remote control
32
Opening and closing: from inside
34
Hotel function
35
Doors
36
Luggage compartment lid
36
Luggage compartment
37
Alarm system
37
Comfort access*
38
Windows
40
Convertible: top
42
Adjusting
47
Sitting safely
47
Seats
48
Seat, mirror and steering wheel memory
49
Front head restraints
50
Entering rear
51
Safety belts
52
Heated seats
53
Mirrors
53
Steering wheel
54
MDrive
55
Transporting children safely
58
The right place for children
58
Installing child restraint systems
58
LATCH child restraint fixing system
59
Driving
61
Ignition lock
61
Start/Stop button
61
Starting engine
62
Switching engine off
62
Handbrake
63
Manual transmission*
63
Sequential Manual Transmission with Drivelogic
64
M Engine Dynamic Control
66
Turn signals/ headlamp flasher
67
Wiper system
68
Washer fluid
69
Cruise control
69
Everything under control
71
Odometer, outside temperature display, clock
71
Tachometer
71
Coolant temperature
71
Engine oil temperature*
72
Fuel gauge
72
Computer
72
Service requirements
74
Check Control
76
Speed limit
78
Stopwatch
79
Settings on Control Display
79
Technology for comfort, convenience and safety
83
PDC Park Distance Control*
83
Driving stability control systems
84
EDC Electronic Damping Control
87
FTM Flat Tire Monitor*
88
TPM Tire Pressure Monitor*
89
Brake force display
92
Airbags
92
Convertible: rollover protection system
94
Head-Up Display*
95
Lamps
98
Parking lamps/low beams
98
Adaptive Head Light*
100
High beams/ roadside parking lamps
100
High-beam assistant*
100
Instrument lighting
102
Interior lamps
102
Climate
103
Automatic climate control
103
Parked car ventilation
108
Practical interior accessories
110
Integrated universal remote control*
110
Glove compartment
111
Center armrest
112
Storage compartments
112
Cup holders
113
Ashtray
113
Cigarette lighter
114
Connecting electrical devices
114
Ski bag*
114
Things to remember when driving
118
Breaking-in
118
General driving notes
118
Cargo loading
120
BMW M6 Engineering
123
V10 High Output Engine
123
Compound brake
123
Drive train
123
Starting navigation system
126
Navigation DVD
126
Display in the assistance window
126
Destination entry
128
Entering a destination manually
128
Entering destination via voice*
131
Map-guided destination selection
133
Selecting destination using information
134
Destination list
135
Address book
136
Selecting route
138
Word matching principle
139
Destination guidance
140
Starting destination guidance
140
Destination guidance, terminating/continuing
140
Displaying route
141
Destination guidance via voice instructions
143
Bypassing route sections
144
Traffic information*
144
Displaying current position
147
What to do if …
149
On/off and tone
152
Controls
152
Switching on/off
153
Adjusting volume
153
Tone control
153
Radio
156
Listening to radio
156
Storing stations
158
Automatically sorting stations*
159
Weather news flashes*
160
High Definition Radio*
160
Satellite radio
163
Enabling or disabling channels
163
Selecting and storing channel
164
CD player and CD changer
166
Listening to CDs
166
Selecting a track
167
Sampling tracks, scan
168
Repeating track
169
Random play sequence
169
Fast forward/reverse
170
CD magazine
170
Notes
171
AUX-In connection
172
Connecting
172
Starting audio playback
172
USB/audio interface
173
Connecting
173
Starting audio playback
174
Selecting a track
174
Repeating track
175
Random play sequence
175
Fast forward/reverse
175
Notes
175
Telephoning
178
The concept
178
Using a phone in your vehicle
178
Suitable mobile phones
178
Care instructions
178
Operating options
178
Initial operation
179
Operation via iDrive
184
Changing between mobile phone and hands-free system
189
Operation by voice*
189
Notes
191
Mounting/removing snap-in adapter
191
BMW Assist
193
Requirements
193
Offered services
193
Using services
194
Updating BMW Assist
197
Displaying vehicle data
199
Refueling
202
Fuel filler door
202
Fuel specifications
203
Wheels and tires
204
Tire inflation pressure
204
Tire identification marks
206
Tire condition
207
New wheels and tires
208
Snow chains*
209
Under the hood
210
Hood
210
Engine compartment
211
Engine oil
212
Coolant
215
Maintenance
216
BMW Maintenance System
216
Socket for OBD Onboard Diagnostics interface
217
Care
217
Replacing components
218
Onboard tool kit
218
Replacing wiper blades
218
Lamps and bulbs
218
Repairing flat tire with M Mobility System
220
Changing wheels*
222
Vehicle battery
224
Fuses
225
Giving and receiving assistance
226
Emergency request
226
Warning triangle*
227
First-aid kit*
227
Roadside Assistance*
227
Jump starting
227
Tow-starting and towing
228
Technical data
234
Engine data
234
Dimensions
235
Weights
237
Capacities
237
Short commands of voice command system
238
Everything from A to Z
242
Index
242

FAQ about the 2008 BMW M6 Manual

What contains the 2008 M6 manual?

The BMW M6 owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by BMW to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the BMW M6. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a BMW M6 2008 owner's manual:

  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues

Where to download the 2008 BMW M6 Owners Manual?

The BMW M6 owner manual for the 2008 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the BMW M6 year 2008 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2008 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The BMW M6 (2008) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2008 is available in English.

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