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BMW 3 Series 2020-2023 Vehicle features and options User Manual

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BMW 3 Series 2020-2023 Vehicle features and options User Manual

Vehicle features and options

This chapter describes all standard, country-specific, and optional features offered by the series. It also describes features and functions that are not necessarily available in your vehicle, e.g., due to the selected options or country versions. This also applies to safety-related functions and systems. When using these functions and systems, the applicable laws and regulations must be observed.

General information

Media at a glance
You can use various media formats to call up the content in the Owner’s Manual. The following Owner’s Manual media formats are available:

  • Printed Owner’s Manual.
  • Integrated Owner’s Manual in the vehicle.

Validity of the Owner’s Manual

Production of the vehicle
At the time of production at the plant, the printed Owner’s Manual is the most current resource. Due to updates after the editorial deadline, differ‐ences may exist between the printed Owner’s Manual and the Integrated Owner’s Manual in the vehicle. Notes on updates can be found in the appendix of the printed Owner’s Manual for the vehicle.

After a software update in the vehicle
After a vehicle software update, such as via Remote Software Upgrade, the Integrated Owner’s Manual for the vehicle will contain the latest in‐formation.

Printed Owner’s Manual

Concept
The printed Owner’s Manual describes all standard, country-specific, and optional features offered with the series.

General information
The Owner’s Manual for Navigation, Entertainment, and Communication can be obtained as a printed book from the service center.

Supplementary Owner’s Manuals
Also follow the Supplementary Owner’s Manuals, which are included in addition to the onboard literature.

Integrated Owner’s Manual in the vehicle

Principle
The Integrated Owner’s Manual specifically describes features and functions found in the vehicle.
The Integrated Owner’s Manual can be displayed on the Control Display.

Selecting the Owner’s Manual

  1. BMW 3 Series 2020-2023 Vehicle features and options User Manual 01Press the button.
  2. “CAR”
  3. “Owner’s Manual”
  4. Select the desired method of accessing the contents.

Scrolling through the Owner’s Manual

Turn the Controller, until the next or previous contents are displayed.

Context help

General information
The Integrated Owner’s Manual can be accessed from any menu. Depending on the selected function, either the associated description or the main menu of the Integrated Owner’s Manual will be displayed.

Opening via iDrive
Change directly to the Options menu from the function on the Control Display:

  1. BMW 3 Series 2020-2023 Vehicle features and options User Manual 02Press the button.
  2. “Help”

Opening when a Check Control message is displayed

Directly from the Check Control message on the Control Display:
“Owner’s Manual”

Entering

Opening and closing

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  1. Unlocking
  2. Locking
  3. Opening the trunk lid
  4. Panic mode, pathway lighting

Unlocking the vehicle

BMW 3 Series 2020-2023 Vehicle features and options User Manual 04Press the button on the vehicle key.

Depending on the settings, either only the driver’s door or all vehicle access points are unlocked.
If only the driver’s door is unlocked, press the button on the vehicle key again to unlock the other vehicle access points.

BMW 3 Series 2020-2023 Vehicle features and options User Manual 04Press and hold the button on the vehicle key after unlocking.

The windows and the glass sunroof are opened, as long as the button on the vehicle key is pressed.

Locking the vehicle

  1. Close the driver’s door.
  2. BMW 3 Series 2020-2023 Vehicle features and options User Manual 05Press the button on the vehicle key. All vehicle access points are locked.

Buttons for the central locking system

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Buttons for the central locking system.

Locking

BMW 3 Series 2020-2023 Vehicle features and options User Manual 06Press the button with the front doors closed.

The fuel filler flap remains unlocked.

Unlocking

BMW 3 Series 2020-2023 Vehicle features and options User Manual 07Press the button.

Panic mode

BMW 3 Series 2020-2023 Vehicle features and options User Manual 06You can trigger the alarm system if you find yourself in a dangerous situation.

Briefly press the button on the vehicle key three times in succession.

To switch off the alarm: press any button.

Comfort Access

Principle
The vehicle can be accessed without operating the vehicle key.
Carrying the vehicle key with you, e.g., in your pants pocket, is sufficient.
The vehicle automatically detects the vehicle key when it is in close proximity or in the car’s interior.

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Grasp the handle of a vehicle door completely.

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Reference Links

View Full User Guide : BMW 3 Series 2020-2023 User Manual

Download Manuals: https://www.bmwusa.com/owners-manuals.html

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