2011 BMW Z4 Owner's Manual

2011 BMW Z4 owners manual
Year:
2011
Make:
BMW
Model:
Z4
Rating:
(9)

Online manual

Size:
11.67 MB

Table of Contents

- At a glance
11
Cockpit
12
All around the steering wheel
12
Instrument cluster
14
Indicator/warning lamps
15
All around the center console
16
All around the headliner
17
iDrive
18
The concept
18
Controls at a glance
18
Operating concept
19
Example: setting the clock
20
Status information
21
Split screen
22
Programmable memory buttons
22
Entering letters and numbers
23
Voice activation system
24
The concept
24
Requirements
24
Using voice activation
24
Possible commands
24
Example: playing back a CD
24
Setting the voice dialog
24
Adjusting the volume
25
Notes on Emergency Requests
25
Opening and closing
28
Remote control
28
Personal Profile
28
Central locking system
29
Opening and closing: from the outside
30
Opening and closing: from the inside
32
Trunk lid
33
Comfort Access
34
Alarm system
36
Power windows
37
Retractable hardtop
39
Adjusting
42
Sitting safely
42
Seats
42
Seat heating
43
Safety belts
44
Seat and mirror memory
45
Mirrors
45
Steering wheel
47
Transporting children safely
48
The right place for children
48
Installing child restraint fixing systems
48
Driving
50
Ignition lock
50
Start/Stop button
50
Starting the engine
51
Engine stop
51
Parking brake
52
Turn signals/headlamp flasher
53
Washer/wiper system
54
Washer fluid
55
Manual transmission
55
Automatic transmission with Steptronic
56
7-gear sport automatic transmission with dual clutch
58
Displays
62
Odometer, outside temperature display, clock
62
Tachometer
62
Coolant temperature
63
Engine oil temperature
63
Fuel gauge
63
Computer
63
Settings and information
65
Units of measure
66
Clock
66
Date
67
Settings on the Control Display
68
Service requirements
69
Check Control
71
Speed limit
73
Lamps
75
At a glance
75
Parking lamps/low beams, headlamp control
75
Adaptive light control
76
High beams/roadside parking lamps
77
High-beam Assistant
77
Instrument lighting
78
Interior lamps
78
Safety
80
Airbags
80
Flat Tire Monitor FTM
82
Tire Pressure Monitor TPM
83
Brake force display
86
Driving stability control systems
87
Antilock Brake System ABS
87
Electronic brake-force distribution
87
Dynamic Brake Control DBC
87
Dynamic Stability Control DSC
87
Dynamic Traction Control DTC
87
Dynamic Driving Control
88
Drive-off assistant
89
Servotronic
90
Driving comfort
91
Cruise control
91
Park Distance Control PDC
93
Climate control
95
Overview
95
Air conditioner
96
Automatic climate control
98
Interior equipment
101
Integrated universal remote control
101
Digital compass
103
Connecting electrical devices
104
Trunk
104
Through-loading opening with integrated transport bag
105
Storage compartments
107
Glove compartment
107
Center armrest
107
Storage compartments inside the vehicle
108
Things to remember when driving
112
Breaking-in period
112
General driving notes
112
Loading
114
Navigation system
120
General information
120
Navigation data
120
Destination entry
121
At a glance
121
Manual destination entry
121
Address book
123
Last destinations
124
Special destinations
124
Destination entry by map
126
Destination entry by voice
126
Planning a trip
128
Destination guidance
130
Starting destination guidance
130
Terminating destination guidance
130
Continuing destination guidance
130
Route criteria
130
Route
131
Bypassing a section of the route
131
Gas station recommendation
131
Destination guidance through voice instructions
132
Map view
132
Traffic bulletins
134
Tone
140
Tone
140
Radio
142
Controls
142
AM/FM station
142
Satellite radio
143
Stored stations
148
CD/multimedia
149
Controls
149
CD/DVD
149
Music collection
156
Telephone
166
At a glance
166
Pairing/unpairing the mobile phone
166
Controls
169
Voice operation
173
Snap-in adapter
174
Contacts
176
General information
176
New contact
176
My contacts
176
BMW Assist
179
BMW Assist
179
TeleService
179
Concierge service
180
Roadside Assistance
180
Activating BMW Assist
181
BMW Search
181
Customer Relations
182
Service Request
182
Automatic Service Request
182
Data transfer
183
Refueling
186
Notes
186
Fuel filler flap
186
Fuel
187
Fuel quality
187
Wheels and tires
189
Tire inflation pressure
189
Tire identification marks
192
Tire tread
194
Tire damage
194
Run-flat tires
195
Tire age
195
Changing wheels and tires
195
Snow chains
196
Engine compartment
197
Important features in the engine compartment
197
Hood
197
Checking the oil level
198
Coolant
200
Maintenance
202
BMW Maintenance System
202
Condition Based Service CBS
202
Service and Warranty Information Booklet for US models and Warranty and Service Guide Booklet for Canadian models
202
Socket for OBD Onboard Diagnosis
203
Replacing components
204
Tool kit
204
Replacing the wiper blades
204
Lamp and bulb replacement
204
Changing wheels
207
Vehicle battery
207
Fuses
208
Giving and receiving assistance
209
Hazard warning system
209
Emergency Request
209
Warning triangle
210
First aid kit
210
Roadside Assistance
210
Jump starting
210
Tow-starting and towing
211
Care
215
Car washes
215
Technical data
222
Engine specifications
222
Dimensions
223
Weights
224
Capacities
225
Short commands for voice activation system
226
General information
226
Useful short commands
226
CD/multimedia
226
Radio
227
Telephone
228
Navigation
229
Contacts
231
BMW Assist
231
Vehicle information
231
Adjusting
232

FAQ about the 2011 BMW Z4 Manual

What contains the 2011 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 2011 owner's manual:

  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that BMW Z4 owners can do
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage

Where to download the 2011 BMW Z4 Owners Manual?

The BMW Z4 owner manual for the 2011 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the BMW Z4 year 2011 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2011 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The BMW Z4 (2011) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2011 is available in English.

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