To prevent you from being locked out, the open driver's door cannot be locked using the lock button. Do not depress the brake or the clutch; other- wise, the engine will start immediately. If you wish to gain an initial overview of your vehicle, you will find this in the first chapter. The manufacturer of your vehicle strongly suggests that you use wheels and tires that have been recommended by the vehicle manufacturer for your vehicle type; otherwise, for example, despite having the same official size ratings, variations can lead to body contact and with it, the risk of severe accidents. The hazard warning flashers flash and a signal sounds. The fastest way to find specific topics is to refer to the detailed index at the back of the manual. The vehicle automatically detects the remote control in the vicinity or in the passenger compartment.
Information about recommended snow chains is available from a service center. The trunk lid is locked and cannot be unlocked using the central locking system. In the event of a flat, no spare wheel is available. The last M3 coupe was produced in Germany on 5 July 2013, replaced by the M4 Coupe starting with the 2015 model year, but the M3 name will remain in use for the saloon version. After switching off the ignition When the remote contro l is removed or the ignition is switched off, you can still operate the roof for approx.
Even if you have no intention of working on your vehicle, you will find that reading and owning this manual makes it possible to discuss repairs more intelligently with a professional technician. The trunk lid will open slightly. Please repeat the opening or closing procedure, if necessary. Opening from outside Press the button, see arrow, or the button on the remote control fo r a longer period. To switch the engine off when the selector lever is in position N, the remote control must be in the ignition lock. . You can close the glass roof in a similar manner by pressing the switch forwards.
Warning lamps The warning lamp in the instrument cluster lights up when you attempt to start the engine: the engine cannot be started. Symbols on vehicle components Indicates that you should consult the rel- evant section of this Owner's Manual for information on a particular part or assembly. Pinch protection system If the closing force exceeds a specific value as a window closes, the closing action is interrupted and the window reopens slightly. Otherwise, the pinch protection system could be impaired. Maintenance and repair Advanced technology, e. Excessive angle is indicated by a lamp. Updates after press date Updates after press date for the Owner's Man- uals, when necessary, are issued as appendices to the printed Quick Re ference Guide for the vehicle.
The indicator lamp light s up briefly and then flashes continuously. Take the integrated ke y out of the remote control, refer to page 32. Wind deflector The wind deflector keeps air movements in the passenger compartment to a minimum when the hardtop is open and provides an even more comfortable ride, particularly at high speeds. You can close the windows in the same manner by pulling the switch. } Verbal instructions to use with the voice activation system. It is the winner of several international awards as well several racing motorsports.
Driving when the hardtop is not fully opened or closed may result in damage or injury. If you notice a brief delay while opening or closing windows, the glass roof or retract- able hardtop, the system is checking whether a remote control is inside the vehicle. After a tire has been damaged, mount the previous wheel and tire combination again as soon as possible. Keep children away from the swiveling area of the retractable hardtop. If the vehicle detects that a remote control has been accide ntally left inside the locked vehicle's trunk after the trunk lid is closed, the lid will reopen. Switching off the engine in cars with automatic transmission The engine can only be switched off when the selector lever is in po sition P, refer to page 64.
A hardtop that is not fully opened or closed is a safety hazard. The retractable hard- top cannot be moved. If necessary, insert another remote control in to the ignition lock. The tilt alarm sensor and the interior motion sensor are switched off until the next time the vehicle is unlocked and subse- quently locked again. You can close the windows in the same manner by pulling the switch.
Before operating the retracta ble hardtop, ensure that there is enough clearance, e. The roof closes without pinch protection. }} Identifies the answ ers generated by the voice activation system. Locking the glove compart- ment, refer to page 124. This corresponds to pressing the button.