2016 BMW 6 Series Owner's Manual

2016 BMW 6 Series owners manual
Year:
2016
Make:
BMW
Model:
6 Series
Rating:
(3)

Online manual

Size:
6.32 MB

Table of Contents

- At a glance
17
Cockpit
18
Vehicle features and options
18
All around the steering wheel
18
All around the center console
20
All around the interior rearview mirror
21
iDrive
22
Vehicle features and options
22
The concept
22
Control elements at a glance
22
Operating concept
23
Touchpad
25
Example: setting the clock
25
Status information
26
Split screen
27
Programmable memory buttons
27
Deleting personal in the vehicle
28
Entering letters and numbers
28
Voice activation system
30
Vehicle features and options
30
The concept
30
Requirements
30
Using voice activation
30
Possible commands
30
One example: open the tone settings
31
Setting the voice dialog
31
Adjusting the volume
31
Hints on Emergency Requests
31
Environmental conditions
32
Integrated Owner's Manual in the vehicle
33
Vehicle features and options
33
Opening and closing
38
Vehicle features and options
38
Remote control/key
38
Personal Profile
39
Using the remote control
41
Without remote control
44
Doors
45
Trunk lid
45
Comfort Access
46
Adjusting
47
Alarm system
48
Power windows
50
Convertible top
52
Wind deflector
58
Adjusting
60
Vehicle features and options
60
Sitting safely
60
Seats
60
Safety belts
63
Front headrests
64
Entering the rear
65
Seat, mirror, and steering wheel memory
66
Mirrors
67
Steering wheel
68
Transporting children safely
70
Vehicle features and options
70
The right place for children
70
Installing child restraint systems
70
LATCH child restraint system
72
Driving
73
Vehicle features and options
73
Start/Stop button
73
Starting the engine
74
Engine stop
74
Auto Start/Stop function
75
Parking brake
76
Turn signal, high beams, headlight flasher
79
Washer/wiper system
80
Washer fluid
82
Steptronic transmission
82
Displays
87
Vehicle features and options
87
Overview, instrument cluster
87
Electronic displays
87
Multifunctional instrument display
88
Check Control
91
Fuel gauge
95
Tachometer
95
Engine oil temperature
95
Coolant temperature
95
Odometer and trip odometer
95
External temperature
95
Time
96
Date
96
Range
96
Current fuel consumption
96
Energy recovery
97
Service requirements
97
Gear shift indicator
98
Speed limit detection
98
Selection lists in the instrument cluster
99
On-board computer
100
Sport displays
101
Speed warning
101
Settings on the Control Display
102
Head-up Display
103
Lights
106
Vehicle features and options
106
Overview
106
Parking lights/low beams, headlight control
106
Adaptive Light Control
107
High-beam Assistant
108
Fog lights
109
Instrument lighting
109
Interior lights
109
Safety
111
Vehicle features and options
111
Airbags
111
Rollover protection system
114
Tire Pressure Monitor TPM
115
FTM Flat Tire Monitor
118
Intelligent Safety
120
Front-end collision warning
121
Front-end collision warning with braking function
122
Front-end collision warning with City Braking function
124
Pedestrian warning
127
Pedestrian warning with city braking function
127
Night Vision with Pedestrian and Animal Detection
129
Lane departure warning
133
Active Blind Spot Detection
134
Brake force display
136
Active Protection
136
Driving stability control systems
138
Vehicle features and options
138
Antilock Brake System ABS
138
Brake assistant
138
Adaptive brake assistant
138
Drive-off assistant
138
DSC Dynamic Stability Control
138
DTC Dynamic Traction Control
139
xDrive
140
HDC Hill Descent Control
140
Adaptive Drive
141
Dynamic Drive
141
Dynamic Damping Control
141
Integral Active Steering
142
Driving Dynamics Control
142
Driving comfort
146
Vehicle features and options
146
Active Cruise Control with Stop & Go function, ACC
146
Cruise control
153
PDC Park Distance Control
155
Surround View
157
Rearview camera
157
Side View
160
Top View
161
Parking assistant
163
Climate control
167
Vehicle features and options
167
Automatic climate control
167
Ventilation
171
Parked-car ventilation/heating
171
Interior equipment
174
Vehicle features and options
174
Universal Integrated Remote Control
174
Sun visor
176
Ashtray/cigarette lighter
176
Connecting electrical devices
177
Ski bag
178
Storage compartments
179
Vehicle features and options
179
Hints
179
Storage compartments
179
Glove compartment
179
Front center armrest
180
Clothes hooks
180
Cupholders
181
Things to remember when driving
184
Vehicle features and options
184
Breaking-in period
184
General driving notes
184
Loading
187
Vehicle features and options
187
Hints
187
Determining the load limit
187
Load
188
Stowing cargo
188
Securing cargo
188
Saving fuel
189
Vehicle features and options
189
General information
189
Remove unnecessary cargo
189
Remove attached parts following use
189
Closing the windows
189
Tires
189
Drive away immediately
189
Look well ahead when driving
189
Avoid high engine speeds
189
Use coasting
190
Switch off the engine during longer stops
190
Switch off any functions that are not currently needed
190
Have maintenance carried out
190
Refueling
198
Vehicle features and options
198
Hints
198
Fuel lid
198
Observe the following when refueling
199
Fuel
200
Vehicle features and options
200
Fuel recommendation
200
Wheels and tires
202
Vehicle features and options
202
Tire inflation pressure
202
Tire identification marks
208
Tire tread
209
Tire damage
210
Changing wheels and tires
210
Run-flat tires
212
Mobility System
212
Snow chains
215
Engine compartment
217
Vehicle features and options
217
Important features in the engine compartment
217
Hood
217
Engine oil
219
Vehicle features and options
219
General information
219
Electronic oil measurement
219
Adding engine oil
220
Engine oil types to add
220
Engine oil change:
221
Coolant
222
Vehicle features and options
222
Hints
222
Coolant level
222
Disposal
223
Maintenance
224
Vehicle features and options
224
BMW maintenance system
224
Condition Based Service CBS
224
Service and Warranty Information Booklet for US models and Warranty and Service Guide Booklet for Canadian models
224
Socket for OBD Onboard Diagnosis
225
Replacing components
226
Vehicle features and options
226
Onboard vehicle tool kit
226
Wiper blade replacement
226
Lamp and bulb replacement
226
Changing wheels
229
Vehicle battery
229
Fuses
230
Breakdown assistance
231
Vehicle features and options
231
Hazard warning flashers
231
Intelligent Emergency Request
231
Warning triangle
232
First aid kit
232
Jump-starting
233
Tow-starting and towing
234
Care
236
Vehicle features and options
236
Car washes
236
Technical data
244
Vehicle features and options
244
Note
244
Dimensions
244
Weights
245
Capacities
246

FAQ about the 2016 BMW 6 Series Manual

What contains the 2016 6 Series manual?

The BMW 6 Series owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by BMW to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the BMW 6 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 6 Series 2016 owner's manual:

  • Best practice for driving your BMW 6 Series
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage

Where to download the 2016 BMW 6 Series Owners Manual?

The BMW 6 Series owner manual for the 2016 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the BMW 6 Series year 2016 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2016 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The BMW 6 Series (2016) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2016 is available in English.

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