2009 BMW Z4 Owner's Manual

2009 BMW Z4 owners manual
Year:
2009
Make:
BMW
Model:
Z4
Rating:
(8)

Online manual

Size:
7.63 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
7
Service and warranty
8
Reporting safety defects
9
At a glance
11
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
Operating principle
19
Status information
22
Switching the control display on/off
22
Programmable memory keys
23
Letters and numbers
24
Entering letters and numbers
24
Voice activation system
25
The concept
25
Saying commands
25
Notes
26
Controls
29
Opening and closing
30
Remote control
30
Personal Profile
30
Central locking system
31
Opening and closing: Using the remote control
31
Opening and closing: Using the door lock
33
Opening and closing: From the inside*
34
Luggage compartment lid
34
Alarm system*
35
Convenient access*
37
Windows
38
Retractable hardtop
40
Adjustments
43
Sitting safely
43
Seats
43
Heated seats*
45
Seat and mirror memory*
45
Safety belts
46
Mirrors
47
Steering wheel
48
Transporting children safely
50
The right place for children
50
Installing child-restraint systems
50
Driving
52
Ignition lock
52
Start/stop button
52
Starting the engine
53
Switching off the engine
54
Parking brake
54
Manual transmission
55
Automatic transmission with Steptronic*
55
7-gear sport automatic transmission with dual clutch*
57
Turn signals/ headlamp flasher
61
Wiper system
62
Washer fluid
63
Cruise control*
63
Everything under control
66
Odometer, outside temperature display, clock
66
Tachometer
66
Coolant temperature
67
Engine oil temperature*
67
Fuel gauge
67
Computer
67
Settings and information
70
Units of measure
70
Service requirements
71
Clock
73
Date
74
Check Control
75
Speed limit
76
Settings on the Control Display
77
Technology for driving comfort and safety
79
Park Distance Control PDC*
79
Driving stability control systems
80
Dynamic Driving Control
81
Drive-off assistant
82
Flat Tire Monitor FTM*
83
Tire Pressure Monitor TPM*
84
Servotronic*
87
Airbags
87
Lamps
90
Parking lamps/low beams
90
Adaptive Head Light*
91
High beams/roadside parking lamps
92
Instrument lighting
92
Interior lamps
92
Climate
94
Air conditioning system
95
Automatic climate control*
97
Practical interior accessories
100
Integrated universal remote control*
100
Digital compass*
102
Glove compartment
103
Center armrest
104
Storage compartments inside the vehicle
104
Cup holders*
105
Ashtray, front
106
Connecting electrical appliances
106
Cargo bay
106
Through-loading opening with integrated transport bag*
107
Driving tips
111
Things to remember when driving
112
Break-in period
112
Saving fuel
112
General driving notes
113
Cargo loading
115
Navigation
119
Navigation system
120
Updating the navigation data
120
Destination entry
121
Entering a destination manually
121
Address book
123
Last destinations
124
Special destinations
124
Entering the destination via the map
126
Entering a destination by voice commands*
127
Trip planner
128
Word-matching principle
129
Destination guidance
130
Starting destination guidance
130
Terminating destination guidance
130
Continuing destination guidance
130
Route criteria
130
Route
131
Destination guidance through voice instructions
131
Map display
132
Traffic bulletins*
133
What to do if …
136
Entertainment
139
On/off and tone
140
Controls
140
Switching on/off
140
Adjusting volume
140
Tone control
140
Radio
143
Selecting a station
143
Storing a station
144
Radio Data System RDS
144
HD radio*
144
Presets
145
Satellite radio
146
Enabling or disabling channels
146
Selecting a channel
147
CD/DVD player and CD/DVD changer
148
CD/DVD playback
148
Audio playback
148
Random play sequence
149
Fast forward/reverse
150
Video playback*
150
CD/DVD changer*
152
Notes
154
Music collection
155
Storing music
155
Playing music
156
Managing music
158
External devices
160
AUX-IN port
160
USB-audio interface*/ additional connection of the music player in the mobile phone*
160
Communications
165
Telephone
166
The concept
166
Using the telephone inside the vehicle
166
Suitable mobile phones
166
Operating options
166
Start-up
166
Operation via iDrive
169
Switching between mobile phone and hands-free system
173
Operation by voice commands*
174
Notes
176
Inserting/removing the snap- in adapter
176
Contacts
178
BMW Assist
180
BMW Assist*
180
TeleService*
181
Concierge service*
181
Activating BMW Assist*
182
BMW Search
182
Internet*
183
Activating TeleService*
185
Customer Relations
185
TeleService Call*
185
Automatic TeleService Call*
186
BMW center*
186
Data transfer
186
Services status
186
Mobility
189
Refueling
190
Fuel filler door
190
Fuel specifications
191
Wheels and tires
192
Tire inflation pressures
192
Tire identification marks
195
Tire condition
196
Run-Flat Tires
197
New wheels and tires
197
Snow chains*
198
Under the hood
199
Hood
199
Important parts of the engine compartment
200
Engine oil
200
Coolant
202
Maintenance
204
BMW Maintenance System
204
Socket for On-Board Diagnosis OBD
204
Care
206
Care products
206
Exterior care
206
Interior care
208
Vehicle storage
209
Replacing components
210
Onboard tool kit
210
Wiper blades
210
Lamps and bulbs
210
Changing wheels
213
Vehicle battery
214
Fuses
214
Giving and receiving assistance
215
Emergency Request*
215
Roadside Assistance
215
First aid pouch*
216
Warning triangle*
216
Jump starting
216
Tow-starting, towing away
217
Reference
221
Technical data
222
Engine data
222
Dimensions
223
Weights
224
Capacities
224
Short commands for the voice activation system
225
Useful short commands
225
CD/Multimedia
225
Radio
226
Telephone
227
Navigation
227
BMW Assist
229
Vehicle information
229
Settings
230
Everything from A to Z
232
Index
232

FAQ about the 2009 BMW Z4 Manual

What contains the 2009 Z4 manual?

The BMW Z4 owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by BMW to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the BMW Z4. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a BMW Z4 2009 owner's manual:

  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that BMW Z4 owners can do
  • Best practice for driving your BMW Z4
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations

Where to download the 2009 BMW Z4 Owners Manual?

The BMW Z4 owner manual for the 2009 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the BMW Z4 year 2009 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2009 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The BMW Z4 (2009) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2009 is available in English.

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