2010 BMW 7 Series Owner's Manual

2010 BMW 7 Series owners manual
Year:
2010
Make:
BMW
Model:
7 Series
Rating:
(4)

Online manual

Size:
12.18 MB

Table of Contents

- At a glance
11
Cockpit
12
All around the steering wheel
12
Instrument cluster
14
Indicator/warning lamps
14
Instrument cluster, electronic displays
16
All around the center console
17
All around the headliner
18
iDrive
19
The concept
19
Controls at a glance
19
Operating concept
20
Example: setting the clock
21
Status information
22
Split screen
23
Programmable memory buttons
23
Entering letters and numbers
24
Voice activation system
25
The concept
25
Requirements
25
Using voice activation
25
Possible commands
25
Example: playing back a CD
25
Setting the voice dialog
25
Adjusting the volume
26
Notes on Emergency Requests
26
Environmental conditions
26
Notepad
26
Integrated Owner's Manual in the vehicle
28
Opening and closing
32
Remote control/key
32
Personal Profile
33
Central locking system
35
Opening and closing: from the outside
35
Opening and closing: from the inside
37
Doors
38
Trunk lid
38
Comfort Access
40
Alarm system
41
Power windows
43
Roller sunblinds
44
Glass sunroof, powered
45
Adjusting
47
Sitting safely
47
Front seats
47
Rear seats
50
Safety belts
52
Front head restraints
53
Rear head restraints
54
Seat, mirror, and steering wheel memory
56
Mirrors
56
Illuminated vanity mirror in the rear
58
Steering wheel
58
Transporting children safely
60
The right place for children
60
Installing child restraint fixing systems
60
LATCH child restraint fixing system
61
Locking the doors and windows
63
Driving
64
Start/Stop button
64
Starting the engine
64
Engine stop
65
Parking brake
65
Turn signal, high beams, headlamp flasher
69
Washer/wiper system
69
Washer fluid
71
Automatic transmission with Steptronic
71
Displays
75
Instrument cluster
75
Selection lists in the instrument cluster
77
Computer
78
Settings on the Control Display
80
Service requirements
82
Check Control
83
Lamps
85
At a glance
85
Parking lamps/low beams, headlamp control
85
Adaptive light control
86
High-beam assistant
87
Fog lamps
88
Instrument lighting
88
Interior lamps
88
Safety
90
Airbags
90
TPM Tire Pressure Monitor
92
FTM Flat Tire Monitor
95
Lane departure warning
96
Active Blind Spot Detection
98
Brake force display
99
Driving stability control systems
100
Antilock Brake System ABS
100
Brake assistant
100
Adaptive brake assistant
100
DSC Dynamic Stability Control
100
DTC Dynamic Traction Control
100
xDrive
101
HDC Hill Descent Control
101
Dynamic Drive
102
Dynamic Damping Control
102
Integral Active Steering
102
Dynamic Driving Control
103
Drive-off assistant
105
Driving comfort
107
Active Cruise Control with Stop & Go function, ACC
107
Collision warning
112
Cruise control
113
PDC Park Distance Control
115
Backup camera
118
Side View
120
Night Vision with pedestrian detection
121
Head-up Display
124
Climate control
126
Automatic climate control
126
Ventilation
129
Rear automatic climate control
130
Parked-car ventilation
131
Interior equipment
133
Integrated universal remote control
133
Ashtray/cigarette lighter
135
Connecting electrical devices
135
Rear cooler
136
Ski bag
137
Storage compartments
139
Storage compartments
139
Glove compartment
139
Center armrest
140
Storage compartment between the rear seats
141
Storage compartment on the center console
141
Cup holders
141
Clothes hooks
142
Things to remember when driving
146
Breaking-in period
146
General driving notes
146
Loading
148
Roof-mounted luggage rack
149
Navigation
154
Navigation system
154
Destination input
154
Destination guidance
161
Map view
163
Traffic bulletins
164
Navigation data
166
Tone
170
General information
170
Treble, bass, balance, and fader
170
Equalizer
170
Multi-channel playback, surround
170
Volume
171
Resetting the tone settings
171
Radio
172
Controls
172
AM/FM station
172
Weather Band
174
Satellite radio
174
Stored stations
178
CD/multimedia
179
Controls
179
CD/DVD
179
Music collection
185
External devices
189
Rear entertainment
193
Controls
193
Rear CD/DVD player
193
Switching the system on/off
193
Screens
193
Remote control
194
Controls
194
Enabling
195
Headphones, vehicle loudspeakers
196
External devices
196
Professional rear entertainment
198
Controls
198
Rear CD/DVD player
198
Switching the system on/off
198
Screens
198
iDrive in the rear
199
Controls
199
Enabling
200
Headphones, vehicle loudspeakers
201
Telephone
206
At a glance
206
Pairing/unpairing the mobile phone
206
Controls
208
Snap-in adapter
212
Contacts
214
General information
214
New contact
214
My contacts
214
BMW Assist
216
BMW Assist
216
TeleService
217
Concierge service
217
Roadside Assistance
217
Activating BMW Assist
218
BMW Search
218
TeleService
219
Customer Relations
219
Service Request
220
Automatic Service Request
220
Authorized dealership
220
Data transfer
220
Refueling
224
Fuel cap
224
Observe the following when refueling
224
Fuel tank capacity
224
Fuel
225
Fuel quality
225
Wheels and tires
226
Tire inflation pressure
226
Tire identification marks
227
Tire tread
229
Tire damage
229
Tire age
229
Changing wheels and tires
229
Run-flat tires
231
Snow chains
231
Engine compartment
233
Important features in the engine compartment
233
Hood
233
Engine oil
235
Checking the oil level
235
Adding engine oil
235
Oil types
235
Coolant
236
Maintenance
237
BMW Maintenance System
237
Condition Based Service CBS
237
Service and Warranty Information Booklet for US models and Warranty and Service Guide Booklet for Canadian models
237
Socket for OBD Onboard Diagnostics
237
Replacing components
239
Tool kit
239
Wiper blade replacement
239
Lamp and bulb replacement
239
Changing wheels
243
Vehicle battery
244
Fuses
244
Breakdown assistance
245
Hazard warning flashers
245
Emergency Request
245
Warning triangle
246
First aid kit
246
Roadside Assistance
246
Jump starting
246
Tow-starting and towing
247
Care
250
Car washes
250
Technical data
256
Dimensions
256
Engine specifications
258
Weights
258
Capacities
259
Short commands for voice activation system
260
Useful short commands
260
CD/multimedia
260
Radio
261
Telephone
263
Navigation
263
Contacts
265
BMW Assist
265
Vehicle information
265
Adjusting
266

FAQ about the 2010 BMW 7 Series Manual

What contains the 2010 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 2010 owner's manual:

  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that BMW 7 Series owners can do
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Best practice for driving your BMW 7 Series
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices

Where to download the 2010 BMW 7 Series Owners Manual?

The BMW 7 Series owner manual for the 2010 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the BMW 7 Series year 2010 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2010 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The BMW 7 Series (2010) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2010 is available in English.

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