A host of active safety systems reduce the risk of accidents

A selection of electronic assistance systems make an active contribution to driving safety in the new BMW 3-Series, helping drivers to avoid collisions in the first place. The functions of the main assistance systems have already been described in the "BMW ConnectedDrive" chapter, but the stand-out features include the Active Protection occupant protection system, daytime running lights, Adaptive Headlights with variable light distribution and anti-dazzle High-Beam Assistant, dynamic brake lights, a rear view camera, the Lane Departure Warning System including Collision Warning, the Lane Change Warning System with No Passing Info, and Speed Limit Info.

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    Automatic tailgate operation
    Adjusting opening height You can set how far the tailgate should open. Adjusting the opening height When adjusting the opening height, ensure that there is a clearance of at least 4 in/ 10 cm ...

    Operational readiness of airbag system
    Operational readiness of airbag system In the radio ready state and beyond the warning lamp comes on briefly to indicate that the entire airbag system and the belt tensioners are operational. ...

    Controls
    1 Change entertainment sources 2 Volume, on/off 3 Programmable memory buttons or radio station buttons 4 Change station/track 5 Eject CD/DVD 6 CD/DVD drive 7 Change wave band ...