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BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Rear Head Restraints User Manual

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BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Rear Head Restraints User Manual

Rear Head Restraints

Safety information
Warning
Objects on the head restraint reduce the protective effect in the head and neck area. There is a risk of injury.

  1. Do not use the seat or head restraint covers.
  2. Do not hang objects, for instance, clothes hangers, directly on the head restraint.
  3. Only use accessories that have been determined to be safe for attachment to a head restraint.
  4. Do not use any accessories, for instance, pillows, while driving.

Adjusting the height
The height of the head restraints cannot be set.

Removing
The head restraints cannot be removed.

Exterior mirrors

General information
The mirror on the front passenger side is more curved than the driver’s side mirror.

The mirror set is stored for the driver profile currently in use. When a driver profile is selected, the stored position is called up automatically.
The current exterior mirror position can be stored using the memory function.

Safety information
Warning
Objects reflected in the mirror are closer than they appear. The distance to the road users behind could be incorrectly estimated, for instance, while changing lanes. There is a risk of an accident. Estimate the distance to the traffic behind by looking over your shoulder.

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  1. Adjusting
  2. Selecting a mirror, Automatic Curb Monitor
  3. Folding in and out

Adjusting electrically

BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Rear Head Restraints User Manual01Press the button.

The selected mirror moves along with the button movement.

Selecting a mirror

BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Rear Head Restraints User Manual 02To change over to the other mirror: Slide the switch.

Malfunction
In case of an electrical malfunction, adjust the mirror by pressing the edges of the mirror glass.
Folding in and out

NOTICE
Depending on the vehicle’s width, the vehicle can be damaged in car washes. There is a risk of damage to property, among other potential damage. Before washing, fold in the mirrors by hand or with the button.

BMW 8 Series BMW 8 Series Convertible 2022-2023 Rear Head Restraints User Manual 01Press the button.

Folding is only possible up to a speed of approx. 15 mph/20 km/h.

Folding the mirrors in and out is helpful in the following situations:

  • In car washes.
    On narrow roads.
    Mirrors that were folded in are folded out automatically at a speed of approx. 25 mph/40 km/h.

Automatic heating
Both exterior mirrors are automatically heated as needed and when the drive-ready state is switched on.

Automatic dimming feature

The exterior mirror on the driver’s side is automatically dimmed. Photocells in the interior mirror are used to control this.

Automatic Curb Monitor

Principle
If the reverse gear is engaged, the mirror glass on the front passenger side is tilted downward. This improves your view of the curb and other low-ly‐ing obstacles when parking, for instance.

Activating

  1. Slide the switch to the driver’s side mirror position.
  2. Engage selector lever position R.

Deactivating
Slide the switch to the front passenger’s side mirror position.

Interior mirror

General information
The interior mirror is dimmed automatically. Photocells are used for control:

  • In the mirror glass.
    On the rear of the mirror.

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Functional requirements
Keep the photocells clean.
Do not cover the area between the interior mirror and the windshield.

Steering wheel

Safety information
Warning
Steering wheel adjustments while driving can lead to unexpected steering wheel movements. Vehicle control could be lost. There is a risk of accident. Adjust the steering wheel while the vehicle is stationary only.

Electric steering wheel adjustment

General information
The steering wheel adjustment is stored for the driver profile currently in use. When a driver pro‐file is selected, the position is accessed automatically when the drive-ready state is switched on.
The current steering wheel position can be stored using the memory function.
To make it easier to enter and exit the vehicle, the steering wheel moves temporarily into the upper position.

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Press the switch to adjust the forward/back position and height of the steering wheel to the seat position.

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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