Detection of objects
Very low obstacles as well as high, protruding
objects such as ledges may not be detected by
Some assistance functions also consider data
from the PDC Park Distance Control.
Follow, refer to page 211, the notes in the PDC
Park Distance Control chapter.
The objects displayed on the Control Display
may be closer than they appear. Do not estimate
the distance from the objects on the display.
A camera malfunction is displayed on the Control
A yellow symbol is displayed and the re‐
cording range of the malfunctioning cam‐
era is displayed in black on the Control
Remote 3D View
With the proper equipment, the BMW Con‐
nected App and the camera images from Sur‐
round View can be used to display the vehicle
surroundings on a mobile device such as a
The function displays a momentary view of the
▷ Data transmission must be activated, refer to
▷ BMW Connected App must be installed on
the mobile device.
Switching the function on/off
1. With the standby state switched on: "My
2. "iDrive settings"
3. "Data privacy"
4. "Remote 3D View"
The system may not be fully functional or may
not be available in the following situations:
▷ In poor light.
▷ In case of soiled cameras.
▷ With a door or the tailgate open. Dark fields in
the display indicate areas that are not re‐
corded by the system.
▷ With exterior mirrors folded in.
▷ When other camera functions are being per‐
formed in the vehicle.
▷ When the vehicle moves faster than walking
▷ It may not be possible to use the function in
▷ For reasons of data protection, the function
can only be used three times within two
Driver assistance systems
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