BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Display on the Control Display User Manual

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BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Display on the Control Display User Manual

Display on the Control Display

BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Display on the Control Display User Manual 01Press the button when the engine is running.

Depending on the driving direction, the image of the respective camera is displayed:

  • “Front”: front camera image.
  • “Rear”: rear camera image.

Depending on the vehicle equipment, cross-traffic warnings can additionally warn of approaching vehicles using radar sensors.

Additional information:
Cross-traffic warnings, refer to page 268.
With navigation system: activation points

Principle
Positions, where Panorama View should switch on automatically, can be stored as activation points provided that a Global Positioning System signal is received.

General information
Up to ten activation points can be stored.
Activation points can be used when driving forward for the front camera.

  • Storing activation points
  1. Drive to the position at which the system is to be switched on, and stop.
  2. BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Display on the Control Display User Manual 01Press the button.
  3. Tilt the Controller to the right.
  4. “Activation point”
    The current position is displayed.
  5. “Save activation point”.

Activation points are, if possible, stored with town/city and street address, or else with the Global Positioning System coordinates.

Using activation points

The use of activation points can be switched on and off.

  1. Press the button.
  2. Tilt the Controller to the right.
  3. “Settings”
  4. “Panorama View, GPS-based”
  5. “Panorama View is displayed automatically when set activation points are reached.”

Displaying activation points

  1. BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Display on the Control Display User Manual 01Press the button.
  2. Tilt the Controller to the right.
  3. “Manage points”
  4. A list of all activation points is displayed.

Renaming or deleting activation points

  1. BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Display on the Control Display User Manual 01Press the button.
  2. Tilt the Controller to the right.
  3. BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Display on the Control Display User Manual 02 “Manage points”
    A list of all activation points is displayed.
  4. Select an activation point as needed.
  5. Select the desired setting.

Functional limitations

The Surround View functional limitations apply.

Additional information:
Surround View, refer to page 260.

System limits

The limits of the Surround View system apply. Additional information:
Surround View, refer to page 260.

With Parking Assistant Plus: Remote 3D View

Principle
The BMW app and the pictures of the Surround View cameras in combination with the corresponding equipment enable the display of the vehicle’s surroundings on a mobile device.
The function displays a momentary view of the situation.

Sensors

The system is controlled by the following sensors:

  • Front camera.
  • Top view cameras.
  • Rearview camera.
  • Additional information:
    For sensors of the vehicle, refer to page 37.

Functional requirements

  • Data transmission must be activated. For data protection, refer to page 66.
  • BMW app must be installed on the mobile device.
  • Connected Drive countries: a driver profile with an existing Connected Drive account must be activated.
  • Driver profiles, refer to page 67.

Switching the function on and off

Switching on and off with other functions

  1.  “CAR”
  2. “Settings”
  3.  “General settings”
  4.  “Data privacy”
  5.  Select the desired setting.

Switching on and off individually

Preadjustment

  1. “CAR”
  2. “Settings”
  3. “General settings”
  4. “Data privacy”
  5. “Select services individually”
  6. “My BMW app & customer portal”
  7. “Remote 3D View”

Turning on off

  1. “CAR”
  2. “Settings”
  3. “General settings”
  4. “Data privacy”
  5. “Individual selection”

System limits of the sensors

Additional information:
Cameras, refer to page 37.

Functional limitations

The system may not be fully functional or may not be available in the following situations:

  1. With a door or the trunk lid open. Dark fields in the display indicate areas that are not recorded by the system.
  2. With manually folded exterior mirrors.
  3. When other camera functions are being performed in the vehicle.
  4. When the vehicle moves faster than walking speed.
  5. It may not be possible to use the function in every country.
  6. For reasons of data protection, the function can only be used three times within two hours.

Cross-traffic warning

Principle
At blind driveway exits or when driving out of perpendicular parking spaces, road users approaching from the side are detected sooner by the cross traffic warning than is possible from the driver’s seat.

General information
Several cameras capture the area from different selectable perspectives.

Automatic camera perspective: the system shows the camera perspective suitable for the respective driving situation.
Rearview camera: for representing the areas behind the vehicle.
Right-hand and left-hand side view: for representing the areas on the sides of the vehicle. Unobstructed camera perspective, movable via drive.

Panorama View: to present cross traffic, for instance at junctions and driveways, depending on the currently engaged gear. Depending on the view, the vehicle’s surroundings or a part of it is depicted. Additionally, assistance functions are shown in the display, e.g., helplines. More than one assistance function can be active at the same time. Some assistance functions can be manually activated.

The following assistance functions are automatically displayed:

  • Side parking aid.
  • Door opening angle.

Safety information
Warning
The system cannot serve as a substitute for the driver’s personal judgment in assessing the traffic situation. Based on the limits of the system, it cannot independently react to all traffic situations. There is a risk of an accident. Adjust driving style to traffic conditions. Watch traffic and vehicle surroundings closely and actively intervene where appropriate.

Overview

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BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Display on the Control Display User Manual 05Park assistance button

  1. BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Display on the Control Display User Manual 01Panorama View.

Sensors

The system is controlled by the following sensors:

  • Front camera.
  • Top view cameras.
  • Rearview camera.
  • Additional information:
    For sensors of the vehicle, refer to page 37.

Turning on off

Turning on automatically
The system is switched on automatically if selector lever position R is engaged when the engine is running. The camera perspective suitable for the respective driving situation is displayed.

Additional information:
Park Distance Control, turn on off, refer to page 246.

Switching on and off manually

BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Display on the Control Display User Manual 05Press the park assistance button.

  • On: the LED lights up.
  • Off: the LED goes out.

Depending on the equipment version, the rear‐view camera cannot be switched off when the reverse gear is engaged.

Automatic deactivation during forward travel
The system switches off when a certain driving distance or speed is exceeded  Switch the system back on, if needed.

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The respective boundary area, arrow 1, in the camera view flashes red if vehicles are detected by the sensors. Yellow lines, arrow 2, and mark the bumper of your own vehicle.

Acoustic warning

In addition to the optical indicator, a warning signal sounds if your own vehicle moves into the respective direction.

System limits

System limits of the sensors

Additional information:
For radar sensors, refer to page 38.

Functional limitations
The system may be limited in the following situations:

  • In tight curves.
  • When crossing objects move at a very slow or a very fast speed.
  • If other objects are in the capture range of the sensors, that hide cross traffic.

Reference Links

View Full User Guide: BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 User Manual

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

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