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The sixth generation of the BMW 5 Series Sedan (F10) was produced from 2011 - 2016 with LCI updates arriving in 2014. In the US BMW offered a hatchback 5 Series Gran Truismo (F07) and the rest of the world also go a Station Wagon/Touring version F11.

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Old 08-31-2011, 08:50 PM
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Question About Navigation Options

....Let's say I want to find hotels in Denver. There's a three selection option that will indicate whether Denver is going to be where I am now ("Current Location"), "a new location" or "at a destination" (sorry if I don't have the exact wording right, but those of you who have messed around with the POI/Category option in the nav sustem will doubtless know what I'm talking about).

I don't understand what the difference is between "new location" and "at a destination." Clearly if there is not currently a destination laid in the nav system it seems to me I'd be looking for hotels "at a new location" (in this case Denver). If there's no destination currently inputted to the nav system why isn't the option "at a destination" greyed out?

I hope I'm making myself clear here.

So TIA for any help you guys can provide.
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Old 08-31-2011, 09:04 PM
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I think the three location choices are: At current location, at destination (i.e the goal/destination input into the sat nav), and along the route. If guidance is currently not on, I think it asks you whether you want to continue your previous guidance/destination.
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